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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.

Tuesday 7 & Wednesday 8 November  |  EICC, Edinburgh  |  #SCVOGathering

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Good governance at the Gathering


Thursday 16 June
Time slot
This event took place 12 months ago
Alsh 2
Wheelchair accessible
Tracey Bird
0131 474 6168
Who was the event aimed at?


Who spoke at this event?
Tracey Bird, SCVO
Paula Meise, OSCR
Shirley Otto, Scotland’s Third Sector Governance Forum
Kenneth Pinkerton, Brodies
Event summary and materials

What was covered in your sessions?

An overview of the Third Sector Governance Code and SCVO’s Good Governance Checkup.

Was there any useful feedback or reflection from the participants?

Contributors from both the Charity Regulator and SCVO’s free legal advice service reflected on how use of the Third Sector Governance Code can help avoid problems and issues that end up with lawyers and the Regulator.

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