‘Working towards a cooperative university for the UK’ #coops #cooperative #education @Coop_CollegeUK

This article has been copied from The Times Higher Education website published by Joss Winn on 18th November 2017: ‘Last week, the Co-operative College hosted a conference in Manchester on Making the Co-operative University, with the intention of exploring its role in supporting and coordinating a federated model of cooperative higher education. It was in… Read More ‘Working towards a cooperative university for the UK’ #coops #cooperative #education @Coop_CollegeUK

2017 Albert Medal is awarded posthumously to Robin Murray for his work in social innovation and co-operative change #coops #award

The 2017 Albert Medal is awarded posthumously to Robin Murray for pioneering work in social innovation. Robin Murray was a visionary social and economic thinker, whose life’s work was guided by a profound commitment to mutuality and cooperation. As an industrial and environmental economist, Murray was active and influential across several fields, from cooperatives to… Read More 2017 Albert Medal is awarded posthumously to Robin Murray for his work in social innovation and co-operative change #coops #award

In case you missed it: ‘Co-operation is key for care’ #coops #socialcare #wales #caretocoop

In case you missed it, Adrian was featured in the Western Mail outlining how and why social care co-ops are such a positive model for care and wellbeing. First printed on 23rd October 2017: ‘Co-operation is key for care’ Co-operatives have a core set of principles which put its members at the heart of decision… Read More In case you missed it: ‘Co-operation is key for care’ #coops #socialcare #wales #caretocoop

Applications for Social Care Research Capacity Grants now open by @WalesSSCR #funding #socialcare #wales

Social Care Research Capacity Building Grants The Wales School for Social Care Research is pleased to announce the 2017 Social Care Research Capacity Grants for social care organisations in Wales. The Wales School for Social Care Research is funded by Welsh Government through Health and Care Research Wales, with a mission to ‘contribute to the… Read More Applications for Social Care Research Capacity Grants now open by @WalesSSCR #funding #socialcare #wales

WCVA encouraging responses to @SeneddELGC consultation on #poverty in #Wales @WalesCVA

The National Assembly for Wales’ Equality, Local Government and Communities Committee is undertaking a consultation on Local approaches to poverty reduction: The Wellbeing of Future Generations Act and Public Service Boards. WCVA is keen to hear feedback from third sector organisations who are involved in the work of Public Service Boards at local level and… Read More WCVA encouraging responses to @SeneddELGC consultation on #poverty in #Wales @WalesCVA

@DTAWales are running an ‘Alternatives to grant funding’ masterclass on 8th Nov #funding #wales #community

Enterprising Solutions are running an ‘Alternatives to grant funding’ masterclass on Wednesday 8th November in Brecon. Enterprising Solutions is a practitioner led peer to peer support programme for community enterprises in Wales. It has been developed by the Development Trusts Association Wales (DTA Wales). We want to help 100 Welsh communities, at the grassroots level,… Read More @DTAWales are running an ‘Alternatives to grant funding’ masterclass on 8th Nov #funding #wales #community

The Co-production Network for Wales are recruiting to support the current team #coproduction #jobs #wales

We have two openings for Co-production Network staff. Our director Mark has decided to refocus his energies on training and facilitation, so we are looking for someone to lead the project from January 2018 and for the remaining 20 months of Big Lottery funding. Our coordinator Taela will be taking maternity leave (with our heartiest… Read More The Co-production Network for Wales are recruiting to support the current team #coproduction #jobs #wales