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Barriers to involvement in planning
These workshops in Edinburgh, Aberdeen and Kilmarnock will explore how community involvement in the planning process can be encouraged, diversified and strengthened.
Read the report now - International PB Conference 2016
Read all the detail about this major international conference which took place in Edinburgh.
Near final guidance published on community planning section of Community Empowerment (Scotland) Act
Since the Act was passed in June 2015, the government has been consulting around the regulation and statutory guidance required to enable the provisions to come into force.
Scottish Government releases Fairer Scotland Action Plan following national conversation
The Scottish Government has published its Fairer Scotland Action Plan, highlighting how it intends to tackle inequality over the next 14 years.
Community Choices Fund recipients announced
The Scottish Government has announced which community organisations and local authorities have been successful in applying for funding to distribute through participatory budgeting processes.
New revised National Standards for Community Engagement launched
The new revised National Standards for Community Engagement were launched on Thursday 29th September 2016 by Kevin Stewart MSP in Kelty Community Centre in Fife.
Opportunity to influence the development of a collaborative learning plan on health inequalities
Take this survey to share your views - open until 12th October.
Register your interest: International PB Conference 2016
Across two days, the International PB Conference 2016 will explore how we can advance, promote and celebrate the progress of PB in Scotland, the UK and internationally.
Not long left to nominate for the SURF awards
The deadline for nominating projects for the 2016 SURF Awards for Best Practice in Community Regeneration is fast approaching 19th September 2016.
Community Development for Sustainable Development: European Conference - Glasgow Scotland, November 8th 2016
Placing Community Development values and practices at the heart of the Sustainable Development Goals will be th theme for this conference.