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NIDOS News: August 2016 02.08.2016

In August's NIDOS News: Scottish Government match funding for Malawi food crisis appeals; NIDOS conference and AGM details; new International Development Secretary and ministerial team; and the UN's first annual report on progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Plus a member profile from Gaia Education, and all the usual events, vacancies, and funding updates. Read more.

Malawi facing food security crisis 01.08.2016

The Scottish Government has agreed its first ever matched funding offer from its International Development Fund for the food security crisis in Malawi. Four agencies, Christian Aid Scotland, EMMS International, Oxfam Scotland and SCIAF, have all launched public appeals.

UN releases first annual report on SDGs 01.08.2016

The UN Secretary-General has released the first annual report on progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), as well as a user-friendly overview of where the world stands releative to the 17 Goals of the 2030 Agenda, supported by multiple charts and infographics. 

New system for fundraising regulation in Scotland 28.07.2016

On 7 July 2016, a new system was launched for charity fundraising regulation in Scotland and the rest of the UK. 

 

 

Innovation webinar now available for download 26.07.2016

On 26 May 2016, innovation and strategic planning consultant Ian Gray led us through an exploration of innovation in international development. The full webinar is now available to download for NIDOS members.

 

Events

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Disability Roundtable & Big Lottery Fund Update
01.09.2016

Carrie Netting, Head of Disability Policy at DFID and Philippa Bonella, International Advisor to the Big Lottery Fund, are to lead our roundtable...

Fundraising & Grant Management
07.09.2016 to 08.09.2016

NIDOS is holding a fundraising and grant management course in Inverness in September 2016. This training is open to all and free of charge for...

EnVISION 2020: NIDOS AGM & Annual Conference 2016
29.09.2016

Join NIDOS in Edinburgh on 29 September for our Annual Conference and AGM, where we will unveil our new three-year strategy, EnVISION 2020.