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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

Programme of events Day 1   Day 2

The Gathering 2022 took place on 15 and 16 June. For reference, you'll find the details of the programme of events here

Wednesday, 08:00

Breakfast with the First Minister

SCVO Lomond suite 08:00-09:15 Conference Economy Leadership Policy & influencing Fully booked

Wednesday, 09:30

The launch of Scotland's volunteering action plan

Volunteer Scotland Lomond suite 09:30-12:15 Conference Policy & influencing Volunteering Download available

The role of funders in a wellbeing economy

Foundation Scotland Dochart suite 09:30-10:30 Conference Economy Funding & fundraising Policy & influencing Wellbeing Fully booked Download available

Wednesday, 12:30

Fair funding - collaborate, challenge, change

SCVO & Strengthening Collaborations Project Lomond suite 12:30-13:30 Conference Funding & fundraising Policy & influencing

Wednesday, 15:30

Community commissioning in action: learning by doing in Edinburgh

Edinburgh’s Third Sector Interface led by EVOC (Edinburgh Voluntary Organisations’ Council) M3 15:30-16:30 Conference Evaluation & impact Policy & influencing Wellbeing Families and communities Download available

Thursday, 09:30

Adapting to change at pace - what we learned during Covid-19

NHS Charities Together, Edinburgh & Lothians Health Foundation M2 09:30-10:30 Conference Funding & fundraising Health & social care Policy & influencing Download available

Thursday, 11:00

In conversation with the UK government

SCVO Lomond suite 11:00-12:00 Conference Policy & influencing

Restorative justice in cases of sexual harm

Thriving Survivors, Midlothian Council & Community Justice Scotland Carron suite 11:00-12:00 Conference Equality, diversity & human rights Law & legal Policy & influencing

Thursday, 14:00

Conversations for change

Scottish Recovery Network Lomond suite 14:00-15:00 Conference Evaluation & impact Health & social care Policy & influencing

Towards a wellbeing and sustainable development bill in Scotland

Scotland's International Development Alliance Carron suite 14:00-15:00 Conference Policy & influencing Wellbeing Download available

Thursday, 15:30

Reviewing Scotland's National Performance Framework (NPF)

Scottish Government Dochart suite 15:30-16:30 Conference Policy & influencing Download available
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