Recently added to VolResource

We’ve been working on VolResource’s newsletter and news site VoluntaryNews for the last little while, so only a low level of additions here over the last few weeks. Plenty of web link updates though.

Research Resources

Centre for Effective Services Irish organisation which focuses on “implementation science”. Useful links page (at Jan. 2015) of organisations around the world promoting evidence-informed approach to policy and practice.

Fundraising Resources page further updates include:

Funding Eye consultancy offers a number of free resources “that are designed to help you navigate the world of fundraising”.

Aid and Development Resources

Development Impact and You – DIY Toolkit has practical tools to trigger & support social innovation. “A toolkit on how to invent, adopt or adapt ideas that can deliver better results. It’s quick to use, simple to apply, and designed to help busy people working in development.”

Community Groups Resources

Collective Action Toolkit is “a set of activities and methods to enable groups of people anywhere to organize, collaborate, and create solutions for problems impacting their community”.

Communities Channel Scotland (new summer 2014) “aims to provide support to local groups and organisations so that they can contribute to a socially and economically sustainable Scotland”. From Scottish Community Development Centre.

Neighbourhood Cinema from British Film Institute supports new and established community cinemas all over the UK.

Areas of Concern – Rural/Land Reform

Scottish Land Action Movement (Facebook link), new 2014 – a collective of activists striving for  comprehensive and radical land reform in Scotland by 2016.

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