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25th March 2015

Keep it Local

Keep it Local Locality 24.03.14   We’re delighted to be launching our Keep it Local campaign today.  Keep it Local is based on the experience of our members and aims to transform…
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25th March 2015

10,000 flat-pack IKEA shelters for Iraqi displaced

10,000 flat-pack IKEA shelters for Iraqi displaced Irin News 25.03.14     The UN refugee agency has placed an order for 10,000 flat-pack refugee shelters designed by a social enterprise arm…
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25th March 2015

Success of land reform

Success of land reform Scottish Government 23.03.15   One community a month funded to buy land since 2012.   Over 45,000 people in 32 communities are benefiting from land bought with help fr…
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25th March 2015

Social entrepreneurs establish Alternative Commission on Social I…

Social entrepreneurs establish Alternative Commission on Social Investment Third Sector, By Sam Burne James 03.10.14   Led by David Floyd of the CIC Social Spider, it will look into making the so…
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25th March 2015

This Snookered Isle: Britain’s Terrible, No-Good Economic D…

This Snookered Isle: Britain's Terrible, No-Good Economic Discourse New York Times, By Paul Krugman 23.03.15   The 2016 election is still 19 mind-numbing, soul-killing months away. There is, howe…
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Senscot Bulletin
20th March 2015

Senscot Bulletin 20.03.15

Dear members and friends,   Saw Charles Kennedy, the worse for drink, on Question Time last week; painful to watch this reminder of my own past inebriations.  Not sure if I’m an alcoho…
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20th March 2015

The SENs: Friday 20th March 2015

Last week, Senscot held interviews for the post of SE and Health Co-ordinator – to replace Danielle Trudeau who has moved on the devote her time and efforts to develop her own venture, Tribe Por…
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19th March 2015

Charities back more powers for communities

Charities back more powers for communities Third Force News, by Robert Armour 13.03.15   Leading charities get behind Community Empowerment Bill   Campaigners have backed the decision by the…
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18th March 2015

The Social Enterprise Census Scotland 2015

The Social Enterprise Census Scotland 2015 Social Value Lab 18.03.15 REGISTER YOUR SOCIAL ENTERPRISE’S DETAILS HERE. What does your organisation look like in March 2015? This month marks t…
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18th March 2015

British banking body’s stance “laughable” on ne…

British banking body's stance "laughable" on new community finance law say sector leaders Ellie Ward, Pioneers Post 13.03.15 The annual Community Development Finance Association (CDFA) co…
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18th March 2015

Sir Gus O’Donnell Warns SNP Surge Will Call Into Question L…

Sir Gus O'Donnell Warns SNP Surge Will Call Into Question Legitimacy Of Voting System Ned Simons, Huffington Post 13.03.15 A huge rise in the number of SNP MPs at the election in May&nb…
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18th March 2015

Scotland politically switched-on

Scotland politically switched-on Lesley Riddoch, The Scotsman 15.03.15 The referendum engaged many voters and this is set to spill over to the general election, writes Lesley Riddoch Pinch yourselves.…