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18th February 2011

Networks1st Update: Friday 18th February 2011

Ten Social Enterprise Networks (SENs) are now either partners or actively engaged in the process of establishing Third Sector Interfaces (TSI) across Scotland. This week, Senscot, Social Firms Scotlan…
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17th February 2011

Exploring Engagement

Exploring Engagement The Scottish Government 09.02.2011 1. A group of leaders within the third sector came together on 9 February 2011 to explore whether the existing good relations between the t…
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17th February 2011

Mentoring opportunity – assisting new social entrepreneurs …

Mentoring opportunity - assisting new social entrepreneurs in Scotland Age Unlimited 17.02.2011 NESTA’s* Age Unlimited Scotland is an intensive programme of training, support and grants of up to…
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17th February 2011

Blog: Is the Big Society good for society?

Blog: Is the Big Society good for society? SCVO by Ruchir Shah 17.02.2011 Big Society bashing is all the rage this week. As Cameron comes out to defend his flagship policy, third sector organisations…
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17th February 2011

Zen into Science

Zen into Science Dr. Susan Blackmore 17.02.2011 Abstract The memes of most religions are not compatible with science, but some kinds of spiritual practice are. Zen practice and science have much in co…
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17th February 2011

Social Enterprise Scotland Awards: Shortlist Announced

Social Enterprise Scotland Awards: Shortlist Announced Scottish Social Enterprise Coalition 17.02.2011 Scotland Social Enterprise Start Up of the Year Soroba Training CIC MyBUS CT Ltd Hebridean Choco…
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17th February 2011

Social enterprise mark awarded 370 times in its first year

Social enterprise mark awarded 370 times in its first year Third Sector Online, By David Ainsworth 16.02.2011 It started slowly and had problems, but has picked up momentum, says the Social Enterprise…
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17th February 2011

Fab Pad National Exhibition

Fab Pad National Exhibition Impact Arts 17.02.2011 Fab Pad , a nationally recognised and proven model for tenancy sustainment, has supported  over 3000 vulnerable tenants to transform their new t…
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17th February 2011

Gerry Hassan

Gerry Hassan Gerry Hassan is a writer, commentator and thinker about Scotland, the UK, politics and ideas. Hailed by the Sunday Herald as ‘Scotland’s main public intellectual’ , Gerr…
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17th February 2011

Big Society Bank will be imitated: Cohen

Big Society Bank will be imitated: Cohen Social Enterprise Live by Chrisanthi Giotis 15.02.2011 The UK Big Society Bank will be the first of many around the world says the man regarded as the father …
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17th February 2011

Compass Annual Lecture

Compass Annual Lecture Prof David Marquand 10.02 2011 Last week Professor David Marquand delivered the Compass Annual Lecture entitled 'A realignment of the mind - what way forward for progressive pol…
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Senscot Bulletin
11th February 2011

Senscot Bulletin: 11.02.11

Dear members and friends, Watching the evening news – especially the Scottish bit – is becoming increasingly harrowing. A mother kills her children – rape in the park – stabbin…