Workforce Development Plan - Growing the Learning Culture
Outcome 5 community empowerment and engagement
Event: Effective practice seminar
Organisers: Education Scotland / North alliance / Tayside and Fife Professional Learning Alliance
- Open to: CLD practitioners interested in community development. This event will showcase some examples of effective practice in community development identified through inspection and current tools and work linked to this area of CLD.
- Date and time: 1st November 2018 10am-2pm
- Venue: Montrose Town Hall, Angus
- To book: Open to CLD practitioners across Scotland. Limited places. To book email Gillian.Gallacher@educationscotland.gsi.gov.uk including your name, the organisation you work or volunteer at and your contact details. Places will be confirmed before the event as there is a limited number of spaces.
Event: A new way to have your say - workshops around Scotland on participation requests
Scottish Community Development Centre is working with local partners to give community groups and organisations the chance to find out more about participation requests, how to make one and what to think about before you do.
- Organisers: SCDC and partners
- Further Information: http://www.scdc.org.uk/news/article/new-way-have-your-say-workshops-around-scotland/
Resource: Guidance on the new The Fairer Scotland Duty
This came into force in Scotland in April 2018. It places a legal responsibility on particular public bodies in Scotland to consider how they can reduce inequalities when planning what they do.
- Created by: SCDC
- Useful for: Those working in public services and those who have an interest in socio-economic equalities
- Available from: http://www.scdc.org.uk/news/article/fairer-scotland-duty
Resource: Community Empowerment and E-module hosted by all 4 alliance areas on Community Empowerment
- Created by: Tayside and Fife Alliance
- Aimed at: Anyone interested in the Community Empowerment Act
- Available from: Now on I-develop/Themes tab/Community Development
Event: SCDN's National Conference and AGM 2018
- Organisers: Scottish Community Development Network
- Open to: Community development practitioners
- Date and time: Friday 26th October 2018, 10am - 4pm
- Venue: Townhead Village Hall, Glasgow
- To book: Booking info to follow soon. Check the SCDN site for more info http://www.scdn.scot