Land Reform - A Christian Ethical Response


Day Conference, 30th November 2015

This Conference considered important issues of land ownership and land reform in Scotland in the 21st century from a Christian, ethical perspective.

The Scottish Government is proposing legislation aimed at:

  • encouraging greater transparency regarding land ownership
  • advocating higher levels of community land ownership
  • obliging land owners to demonstrate effective land management for the common good

How should Christians think about the land?

How are the concepts of land and social care related?

Conference participants included:

  • David Thompson MSP, SNP
  • Murdo Fraser MSP, Scottish Conservatives
  • Kieran Turner, Evangelical Alliance (Scotland)
  • Hector Morrison, Highland Theological College UHI
  • Jamie Grant, Highland Theological College UHI

View each of the sessions here:

Land reform conference poster