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For anyone interested in #SocEnt, take a look at Cllr @RhiannonV putting forward a motion on Glasgow's social enterprise strategy and action plan. (Skip to 1h 40m). glasgow.public-i.tv/… Hugely positive and passionate comments from across the floor - worth watching!

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Bulletin Articles
18th March 2004

Get with the programme

Get with the programme   Social Enterprise magazine, March 2004     Five years of pioneering work has seen Social Firms UK create a new sector, new businesses and numerous jobs for peop…
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Bulletin Articles
18th March 2004

Emerging social enterprises step up to ‘prove & improv

Emerging social enterprises step up to 'prove & improve'   The Hive - newsletter for London social entrepreneurs, Spring 2004     A new project from the New Economics Foundation (N…
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Bulletin Articles
18th March 2004

The global is local and the local is global

The global is local and the local is global   John Battle   Resurgence magazine May/June 2003   In constantly striving for a participative society in which both decisions and responsib…
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Bulletin Articles
15th March 2004

Gigha Now Debt-Free

Gigha Now Debt-Free   15.03.04     The islanders of Gigha celebrate today because, as of 1pm this afternoon, they officially pay back £1m to the Scottish Land Fund, thus making the Isl…
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Bulletin Articles
14th March 2004

Lottery aids island communities’ autonomy efforts

Lottery aids island communities’ autonomy efforts   14.03.04     Efforts by three Scottish island communities to gain autonomy from wealthy landlords were boosted this week by financi…
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Bulletin Articles
12th March 2004

Experience with social enterprise support agencies

Brief summary of experience with social enterprise support agencies  - March 2004.   [12.03.04: The following comments are from a Senscot member who recently ‘did the rounds’ trying to g…
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Senscot Bulletin
12th March 2004

Senscot Bulletin 12-03-2004

  SENSCOT MEMBER’S BULLETIN No. 219, FRIDAY 12th MARCH 2004   Dear members and friends,   Garrison Keillor the American writer was in Glasgow on Wednesday speaking at a dinner.&n…
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Bulletin Articles
10th March 2004

Community Right to Buy extended

Community Right to Buy extended   10.03.04     Communities within an extra 117 settlements throughout Scotland will be able to benefit from the Community Right to Buy, Deputy Rural Deve…
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Bulletin Articles
10th March 2004

Scottish start-up numbers decline

Scottish start-up numbers decline   10.03.04     The number of business start-ups in Scotland fell for the second quarter running in the closing months of 2003, figures from the comm…
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Bulletin Articles
9th March 2004

Britain – a nation divided by poverty

Britain – a nation divided by poverty   09.03.04   UK ranked as having close to the worst regional inequality in the industrialised world – second only to Mexico   Every country and…
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Bulletin Articles
6th March 2004

Report and Thoughts on Skoll World Forum 2005

 Report and Thoughts on the Skoll World Forum on Social Entrepreneurship   29-31 March 2004 Saïd Business School, Oxford UK   Richard Beresford,   Some Notes For Microaid Core…
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Bulletin Articles
6th March 2004

Minnesota Zen master

Minnesota Zen master   Born in the Midwest to a fundamentalist Christian family which frowned on entertainment, Garrison Keillor's main ambition was to write. But he first worked as a radio pres…