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30th October 2014

Is social investment bad for the charity sector?

Is social investment bad for the charity sector? Civil Society Finance, By David Ainsworth 27.10.14                          …
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Senscot Bulletin
24th October 2014

Senscot Bulletin: 24.10.14

Dear members and friends,  At the barbers - awaiting my turn - chap ahead catches my attention; my age but a more distinguished presence - used to being obeyed. When the barber says his name I re…
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24th October 2014

The SENs: Friday 24th October 2014

This week, the SEN Co-ordinators met in Dundee, hosted by Dundee SEN. As always, there was a full agenda with sharing information and ideas across the SENs as well as some lively discussion on a numbe…
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Bulletin Articles
23rd October 2014

Good Money Week

Good Money Week SCRT by Pauline Hinchion October 2014   The financial crisis continues to rumble on seven years after it first hit and our poorest and most vulnerable people endure the impact of …
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Bulletin Articles
23rd October 2014

A Social Entrepreneur’s Chat Show 2014

A Social Entrepreneur's Chat Show 2014  The Melting Pot 21.10.14   A Social Entrepreneur's Chat Show 2014  4.45 – 6.45 pm Wednesday 19th November, The Melting Pot   For one n…
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Bulletin Articles
23rd October 2014

OSCR guidance outlines strong right for charities to campaign

OSCR guidance outlines strong right for charities to campaign Civil Society, by Alice Sharman 16.10.14   Guidance released today by the Scottish charity regulator on political campaigning suggest…
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Bulletin Articles
23rd October 2014

Civil society organisations across Europe are seeing their indepe…

Civil society organisations across Europe are seeing their independence come under threat Civil Society 20.10.14   Voluntary organisations across Europe are coming under pressure from governments…
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Bulletin Articles
23rd October 2014

Diamonds in the Line

Diamonds in the Line Leonard Cohen 22.10.14   Leonard Cohen once explained the meaning of the song as follows:   That is the background of the whole record, I mean if you have to come up wit…
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Bulletin Articles
23rd October 2014

Creating a Common Space

Creating a Common Space Common Weal 10.10.14   This extract from the commonweal site offers a view on how this new energy might converge.   by Liam O'Hare and Michael Gray   In recent t…
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Bulletin Articles
23rd October 2014

MOU between OSCR and the CIC Regulator

MOU between OSCR and the CIC Regulator By OSCR and the CIC Regulator 2014   This MOU between OSCR and the CIC Regulator is due for review.   Objectives   The purpose of this memorandum …
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Bulletin Articles
23rd October 2014

Social finance ‘absolutely the wrong thing’ for the s…

Social finance 'absolutely the wrong thing' for the sector says Children England CEO Civil Society, be Emily Corfe 22.10.14       Social finance is "absolutely the wrong thing"…
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Bulletin Articles
21st October 2014

Homeless World Cup – Chile 2014

Homeless World Cup - Chile 2014 Homeless World Cup October 2014   The 12th annual Homeless World Cup tournament is being held in Santiago, Chile from 19th to 26th October 2014.   64 nations …