Welcome to NIDOS
NIDOS is the network in Scotland that unites the international development sector to promote effectiveness and collectively influence the policy agenda. Our aim is to strengthen the contribution of Scottish organisations to reducing inequality and poverty worldwide.
On 1 December, NIDOS welcomed delegates from the Department for International Development (DFID), MannionDaniels, and over 50 NIDOS members for a discussion day on the outcomes of DFID's Civil Society Partnership Review and future funding arrangements for civil society organisations.
The Cabinet Office has announced that the UK government's controversial anti-advocacy clause will be replaced with new government-wide standards for grantmaking.
The Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator (OSCR) have approved our change of name from NIDOS to Scotland's International Development Alliance (SINDA), as agreed at our Annual Conference and AGM in September 2016. There are still a number of steps to take before the change can take effect in April 2017 - until then, our name and constitution remains unchanged. Read about the next steps here.
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon MSP addressed The Seanad during a visit to Dublin at the end of November, echoing President Higgins' call for small countries to work together on sustainable development.
The International Development Committee (IDC) are collecting written evidence on the CDC bill. Any organisations with relevant expertise and experience or an interest in the CDC bill should submit their views in writing to the House of Commons Public Bill Committee.
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Join Global Justice Now for a question time event on CETA with MEPs as the final vote approaches.
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