FOI reference: FOI/17/02632
Date received: 12 October 2017
Date responded: 14 November 2017
All communications in the request for a meeting, organisation of the meeting and communications between Prof Joseph Stiglitz and the First Minister and April 3, 2017.
Any notes or minutes taken during the meeting.
All briefing documents made for the First Minister in advance of the meeting.
I enclose a copy of the information you requested in point 1 of your request about communications relating to the organisation of the meeting and all of the information you requested in point 3.
A small amount of information has been redacted from the enclosed e-mails about the organisation of the meeting because an exemption under section 38(1)(b) of FOISA (personal information) applies to that information. The reasons why that exemption applies are explained below.
While our aim is to provide information whenever possible, in this instance the Scottish Government does not have some of the information you have requested in point 1 of your request or any of the information requested in point 2 . The reasons why we don't have the information are explained below.
The Scottish Government is committed to publishing all information released in response to Freedom of Information requests. View all FOI responses at http://www.gov.scot/foi-responses
Please quote the FOI reference
Central Enquiry Unit
Phone: 0300 244 4000
The Scottish Government
St Andrew's House