THE Scottish Greens are to appoint an adviser on European relations to help the party mount its independence campaign in the event of a second referendum being called. Molly Scott Cato, an MEP, whose South West England constituency includes Remain-voting Gibraltar, will take up the post next Saturday, at the Scottish Green spring conference in Glasgow. Scott Cato, a “Green Economics” professor has expertise in the issues of renewable energy; trade; food and farming; and co-operatives. Her work for the Scottish Greens will focus on making a case for how an independent Scotland could be an influential member of the EU.
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