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Community Right to Buy events
The Scottish Government Community Land Team is holding a series of Community Rights to Buy workshop events across Scotland for anyone interested in community ownership.
Pocket Places Programme – now open for expressions of interest
Community groups who want to find simple, quick, temporary solutions to improve the look and feel of their streets and make them safer can apply now to the Sustrans Pocket Places programme.
Plunge in! Coasts and Waters Community Fund
Grants of £2,000 to £10,000 to fund community-led projects that help the local environment and wildlife and improve Scotland’s coasts and waters are available now from Scottish Natural Heritage’s new Fund.
Get involved and have your say in what Scotland should look like in 2020
The Scottish Government has published a range of resources to help communities to engage with the development of National Planning Framework 4 (NPF4) and it includes a series of ‘Roadshow’ events which kick off this month.
Host a free training session for community leaders on climate change in your community
Free climate emergency training is available now for communities courtesy of environmental charity Keep Scotland Beautiful’s Community Leader Climate programme and it’s open to anyone who plays an active role in their community.
Democracy Pioneers Fund
Innovation charity Nesta is currently inviting applications to its £100,000 Democracy Pioneers fund which aims to seek out organisations and projects experimenting with bold and creative ways to improve democracy and civic participation in the UK.