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How can Scotland and UK continue collaborating with the EU post Brexit?

#BREXITSCOTLAND On 23 June 2016 the UK as a whole voted to leave Europe. The disconnect is scheduled to take place at 11pm UK time on Friday 29 March, 2019. We hear a lot about the impact a hard

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Cletwr Event Report

Visit to Appennino Tosco Emiliano Biosphere Reserve (19-21 October 2017) Cletwr Event Report Photo Credit: ASC I attended a 2-day event which was organised jointly by the Appennino Tosco-Emiliano

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Adventure Centre for Education (ACE) Event Report

Adventure Centre for Education (ACE) Event Report

In October Assist Social Capital co-hosted an event in Appennino Tosco Emiliano Biosphere Reserve, Italy. The event aimed to bring businesses from UNESCO Biosphere Reserves (BRs) together to hear and

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UNESCO Biosphere Reserves & the Sustainable Development Goals

UNESCO Biosphere Reserves & the Sustainable Development Goals

UNESCO Biosphere Reserves and the Sustainable Development Goals August - October 2017 191 Answers, 3 Recommendations   Download the full report here: UNESCO Biosphere Reserves & the Sustainable

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UNESCO International Workshop 19th -20th October

UNESCO International Workshop 19th -20th October

UNESCO International Workshop - The Role of Social Enterprise for UNESCO Biosphere Reserve Development 19-20 October 2017 Verrucole Castle – San Romano in Garfagnana (LU) Appennino Tosco Emiliano

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Unlocking Potential for Social Enterprise Networks

Unlocking Potential for Social Enterprise Networks

We are pleased to be launching a pilot project with the support of the Scottish Government to document the impact of Scotland’s Social Enterprise Networks (SENs). We will be working with 4 of the

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Bridging the SDGs: Citizens towards Sustainable Development

Bridging the SDGs: Citizens towards Sustainable Development

We’re pleased to be partnering with Insights US on an exciting new project aimed at generating action-led advice from citizens, to support sustainable economic development within UNESCO

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Opening Access (OASIIS) for Innovate4Climate

Opening Access (OASIIS) for Innovate4Climate

BARCELONA, 24-25 May 2017. This week the innovate4climate summit takes place in Barcelona and we will be joining the event. Innovate4climate aims at addressing the Paris Agreement calling for global

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Engaging Community Assets to tackle Social Isolation

Engaging Community Assets to tackle Social Isolation

In recent years there has been an increased interest and awareness about the issue of social isolation and loneliness.  At the end of last year Voluntary Health Scotland published a briefing paper

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Social Enterprise – Unlocking Potential

Social Enterprise – Unlocking Potential

Last week the Scottish Government published the new 'Building a Sustainable Social Enterprise Sector in Scotland - Action Plan 2017-20'  which includes a £3million investment for social

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