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Supporting Scotland’s vibrant voluntary sector

Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations

The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations is the membership organisation for Scotland's charities, voluntary organisations and social enterprises. Charity registered in Scotland SC003558. Registered office Mansfield Traquair Centre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh EH3 6BB.

Wednesday 15 & Thursday 16 June  |  SEC, Glasgow  |  #SCVOGathering

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How to respond to the climate crisis

Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations

Wednesday 15 June
Time slot
This event took place 22 days ago
Boisdale 1
Wheelchair accessible
Susan Smith
Environment Learning & development

What was covered in your sessions?

This event launched SCVO’s COP26 Legacy Project, which is includes free Keep Scotland Beautiful delivered Climate Emergency Training. The event heard from KSB about what the training will provide, with a key emphasis being on helping organisations understand why the climate crisis is relevant to their audiences, and to develop environmental policies and action plans. Paths For All, which is funding the project, also highlighted its Smarter Choices Smarter Places Fund and CLLA discussed the importance of ethical investments.

How people can find out more or get involved in your work?

More information about Paths for All’s Smarter Choices Smarter Places fund

Free Climate Emergency Training for Charities

Find out more about SCVO’s climate crisis campaign.

Who was the event aimed at?


Who spoke at this event?
Susan Smith, campaigns manager, SCVO
Claire Herbst, Climate Emergency Training Coordinator, Keep Scotland Beautiful
Graham McQueen, Smarter Choices, Smarter Places Manager, Paths for All
Amy Browne, Stewardship Lead at CCLA Investment Management
AB slides - climate crisis.pdf (1 MB) Download
SCVO Gathering KSB.pptx (6 MB) Download

The Gathering 2022 was sponsored by

Keegan & Pennykid

Supported by Glasgow City Council

Glasgow Convention Bureau