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12th February 2009

A Distinct Movement

A Distinct MovementSenscot It’s not the prerogative of the state to determine how civil society organises itself. As Lord Beveridge famously wrote in 1948 , ‘the vigour and abundance of voluntary …
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12th February 2009

New plan to strengthen Wales social enterprise sector

New plan to strengthen Wales social enterprise sectorAled Blake, Western Mail 10.02.09 A PLAN to strengthen the social enterprise sector in Wales was launched yesterday by Deputy Minister for Regenera…
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12th February 2009

Byrne: Social enterprises will be at the heart of the new economy

Byrne: Social enterprises will be at the heart of the new economy Cabinet Office11.02.09 Liam Byrne, Minister for the Cabinet Office, today predicted a new era of influence for social enterprises as h…
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12th February 2009

Scottish Governments SROI Project

Scottish Governments SROI Project Forth Sector12.02.09 The Scottish Government has recently announced that a project to develop, promote and support the use of a standard form for measuring social ret…
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11th February 2009

Sowing seeds of change in Scots communities

Sowing seeds of change in Scots communitiesThe Herald11.02.09 What is the point of bringing the Commonwealth Games to Glasgow? It's a question worth exploring. Asking people in Shettleston Road what t…
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11th February 2009

Still gorgeous

Still gorgeous Mandy Rhodes, Holyrood Magazine 09.02.09   It’s classic Gorgeous George; to set out on a mercy mission to Gazza on Valentine’s Day. Galloway’s iron-fist-in-a-velvet-glove app…
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11th February 2009

Third Sector Credit Union Fund

Third Sector Credit Union Fund 11.02.09 Introduction Scottish Government has set aside £250,000 from the Third Sector Enterprise Fund as a dedicated resource for established Scottish Credit Unions to…
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11th February 2009

Obama promises Social Entrepreneurship Agency

Obama promises Social Entrepreneurship AgencyPatrick O'Heffernan11.02.09 'The second thing I’ll do is invest in ideas that can help us meet our common challenges, because more often than not the nex…
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11th February 2009

Comment on Childcare vouchers

Comment on Childcare vouchersAnonymous06.02.09 A bulletin readers' response on the Government's child voucher scheme (see article here http://www.senscot.net/view_news.php?viewid=7839 ) Dear Sens…
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11th February 2009

Liam’s Got Issues

Liam’s Got Issues Liam Black, Social Enterprise Mag Feb, 09   Salaam alekum. I've just returned from Bangladesh where I was a guest of the Grameen Bank. Superstar social entrepreneur Muhammad …
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6th February 2009

Networks1st Update: 6th Feburary 2009

Fit for Purpose '09, which will look at the positive impact that social enterprise can have on public health, is now full and we have opened a waiting list. The event is taking place at the Story Tell…
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Senscot Bulletin
6th February 2009

Senscot Bulletin: 06.02.09

Dear members and friends, Just watched a DVD of Ken Loach’s ‘My name is Joe’ – set in his home territory by Glasgow writer Paul Laverty.  Superb!  Joe is a recovering alcoholic (like…