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Improving access to learning about community development practice - your chance to get involved
Take part in this review of the Scottish Vocational Qualifications (SVQs) in Community Development Work - a chance to make sure that the content of the qualifications is relevant, to raise awareness and to improve the links with other learning and development opportunities
Co-production Week Scotland 2016 - Get involved!
As we build up to the week, we're looking for everyone who is passionate about co-production to get involved in this campaign taking place across Scotland.
Social Attitudes Survey: Support for co-producing local services
The 2015 Scottish Social Attitudes Survey has found an overwhelming desire for local people to be involved in the design and delivery of their public services.
Community Development Manager (Secondment) - The Gannochy Trust
The Gannochy Trust are seeking an enabler and a facilitator who is passionate about people and communities and who is able to support the potential of individuals and groups, identifying gaps and barriers and supporting tenants, groups and organisations to take action.
Scottish Government’s 10 year vision to transform mental health.
Health Scotland and Young Scot are hosting 4 half day interactive engagement events across Scotland to gather views and help with your own responses to the Scottish Government’s 10 year vision to transform mental health.
Scottish Government Charrette Grant Scheme
The Scottish Government has launched a new fund encouraging greater public involvement in the design of places by providing funding for community workshops, or 'charrettes'.
Health, Human Rights and Co-production - Lecture with Edgar S Cahn, 22nd August
A founder of poverty law and a pioneer in creating clinical legal education, Edgar will focus his talk on enlisting communities as partners and co-producers of systems change
Brokering relationships between 3rd sector and academia - upcoming event
The Third Sector Research Forum is hosting its third annual event to broker relationships between the third sector and academia. Click above to read more and to book a place.
Rethinking Public Services - interview series
The Centre for Public Impact has produced a series of interviews with key figures around public service reform, including SCDC Director Fiona Garven.
EUCDN Members Update 8 - July 2016
The European Community Development Network (EUCDN) has produced a Members Update, providing information about the latest work of the network