News

The latest news from Senscot and Scottish Social Enterprises.

News Search

Inform, Inspire and Connect with social enterprises across Scotland during SE Restart and Rebuild w/c 16th November. To find out more and book a place on our of our virtual sessions – visit sen.scot/events/2020… #InformInspireConnect #RestartRebuild #socent #socialenterprise pic.twitter.com/mAdt…

Yesterday from SENScot's Twitter

News Archive

a
Bulletin Articles
17th March 2011

SURF Launches 2011 Manifesto

SURF Launches 2011 Manifesto Delivering Community Regeneration in Hard Times 2011 SURF Manifesto SURF has finalised production of its 2011 manifesto for community regeneration. This follows a consulta…
a
Bulletin Articles
17th March 2011

You’ve been Trumped

Dear Laurence I thought you might be interested in the information below on a number of scores…a good friend of mine is nearing completion on a project of blood/sweat/tears/arrest in filming a …
a
Bulletin Articles
17th March 2011

A Social Enterprise Forum for Aberdeen

A Social Enterprise Forum for Aberdeen ACVO 11.03.11 The Third Sector Interface role awarded to ACVO by The Scottish Government and The Aberdeen City Alliance (TACA), Aberdeen’s Community Plann…
a
Bulletin Articles
16th March 2011

The Ego Trick : Granta Books

 The Ego Trick : Granta Books (3 Mar 2011) Ideas for modern living: you Julian Baggini, The Observer   When René Descartes tried to systematically doubt everything he believed, he s…
a
Bulletin Articles
16th March 2011

Social enterprises and the private sector supply chain

Social enterprises and the private sector supply chain Helen Barrett, Guardian Professional 14.03.11 Big business is supplied by big business, and breaking into the plc supply chain is beyond most sma…
a
Bulletin Articles
16th March 2011

2011 SURF Annual Conference

2011 SURF Annual Conference - one week to book your place Thursday 17th March: Roxburghe Hotel, Edinburgh   There is still one week left to book your place at the 2011 SURF Annual Conference, if …
a
Bulletin Articles
16th March 2011

PRESS RELEASE: URBAN SCOTLAND CAN EMULATE RURAL SUCCESSES

PRESS RELEASE: URBAN SCOTLAND CAN EMULATE RURAL SUCCESSES Big Lottery Fund 15.03.11 SCOTTISH towns and cities can learn from the experience of rural communities like Harris and Gigha  by taking c…
a
Senscot Bulletin
11th March 2011

Senscot Bulletin: 11.03.11

Dear members and friends,  When the art historian and TV presenter Kenneth Clark was asked what quality best defined civilisation – his answer was not ‘democracy’ or ‘cult…
a
Bulletin Articles
11th March 2011

Social Enterprise Awards: UK shortlist announced

Social Enterprise Awards: UK shortlist announced   The Social Enterprise Coalition has announced the UK shortlist for the Social Enterprise Awards.  The UK finals will follow Voice11 on 30th…
a
11th March 2011

Networks1st Update: Friday 11th March 2011

Have you heard of the Change Fund? Scottish Govt has allocated £70m to NHS Boards for 2011/12. See, http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Topics/Health/care/reshaping/changefund.  The intention is tha…
a
Bulletin Articles
10th March 2011

Is microfinance a neoliberal fairytale?

Is microfinance a neoliberal fairytale? Madeleine Bunting, Guardian 09.03.11   The complicated twists and turns in Bangladesh over the position of Muhammed Yunus, the Nobel prize winner, continue…
a
Bulletin Articles
10th March 2011

Good and less good things about the Big Society Bank

Good and less good things about the Big Society Bank Third Sector 08.03.11   The independence of the Big Society Bank is good, but its large size may be a problem, says Rod Schwartz of ClearlySo …