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A conference exploring opportunities to protect and progress human rights in the context of Brexit across the four UK regions. About this Event As the UK establishes new post-Brexit agreements and law, how can we best protect and continue to progress human rights across the 4 UK...

The UK Government has said that they will introduce a UK Shared Prosperity Fund to replace EU structural funds. Meanwhile the Scottish Government is consulting to develop their thinking around what replacement funding should look like. The Civil Society Brexit Project, together with SCVO and GCVS,...

Brexit will happen tonight - definite. But there are many details still to be worked out. Over the next few months, the Civil Society Brexit Project will be holding training and discussion events looking at some of the key challenges and opportunities ahead. Rebecca Zahn, a SULNE...

EU citizens whose homes are in Scotland have to apply for permission to stay here after Brexit.  However, the Human Rights Consortium Scotland, and many other civil society organisations, are calling for EU citizens to have the automatic right to stay, with simple registration to...

If the UK leaves the EU, what will replace EU funding for the voluntary sector? Join us, with SCVO, to discuss this & the current Scottish Government consultation about replacing structural funds. There will also be a quick handy update on what voluntary orgs need to know about...

Last week’s general election returned the biggest Conservative majority since 1987. Boris Johnson was re-elected as Prime Minister with the Conservatives winning 365 out of 650 seats; six of those in Scotland (a loss of seven).  This gives the Prime Minister a strong mandate to...

Keeping pace with the EU and environmental governance - two aspects of the likely upcoming Continuity Bill in Scotland. Most of the last Continuity Bill was found to be unlawful by the Supreme Court. However, the Scottish Government plan to introduce a new Bill in 2020...

The SCVO Gathering is an annual large voluntary sector event. Come and visit us at exhibition stand No. 100! Or take part in Brexit & the Voluntary Sector event at 9.30-10.30am on Thursday 20th February. This event will give helpful info and insight into what your organisation...

If the UK leaves the EU, what will replace EU funding for the voluntary sector? Join us, with GCVS and SCVO, to discuss this & the current Scottish Government consultation about replacing structural funds. There will also be a quick handy update on what voluntary orgs need to know...

Civil society organisations are invited to take part in a Human Rights Consortium Roundtable. This event will mark International Human Rights Day. It will also include a discussion around rights and Brexit. Prof Nicole Busby will speak about workers' rights. The roundtable will be 10.30am-1pm, including lunch....