TestTown 2015 Coming Soon

May 18, 2015

TestTow n is the UK and Ireland’s biggest accelerator programme for young entrepreneurs with fresh ideas for rejuvenating our high streets and town centres.  You can visit our website www.testto...

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New Prize Fund Launched

May 5, 2015

Our new UK-wide prize fund challenges organisations, from the public, private and voluntary sectors, to put wellbeing at the heart of their work by empowering users and communities. We are offering up...

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Partnerships That Bite

May 1, 2015

Published in The Herald on 1st May 2015. Written by Jim Metcalfe, Head of practice and development, Carnegie UK ‘Partnering’, ‘teaming up with’ and ‘synergy’ are becoming ubiquitous ter...

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Growing Livelihoods’ Extends Funding For Future Food Growers

April 30, 2015

The joint Growing Livelihoods initiative, between the Carnegie UK Trust, Plunkett Foundation and the Land Settlement Association Charitable Trust, is delighted that the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation has...

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UK’s First Data Service For Towns And Cities Launches In Scotland

April 28, 2015

The launch took place today (29 April) in Musselburgh which saw Margaret Burgess MSP, Minister for Housing and Welfare ’switch-on’ the new online tool. Understanding Scottish Places (USP) answe...

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Moderator Calls For New Debate On Access To Credit

March 23, 2015

The Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland says society must debate how to create a new system of more affordable credit to help those unable to access mainstream loans. Rt Rev...

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Trust Launches New Guide For Youth Enterprise And Entrepreneurship

March 18, 2015

The Carnegie UK Trust has today launched a new five-point guide to help improve the skills, aspirations and attitudes of the UK and Ireland’s future workforce through enterprise and entrepreneurship...

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Influential Roundtable Launches New Recommendations To Improve Wellbeing In Northern Ireland

March 12, 2015

The Carnegie Roundtable on Measuring Wellbeing in Northern Ireland has today launched a set of ten recommendations to help improve wellbeing in Northern Ireland. The high-level Roundtable has worke...

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New Carnegie Fellow – Mark Shucksmith

March 4, 2015

The Trust is delighted to announce the appointment of Professor Mark Shucksmith OBE as Carnegie Fellow for 2015. Mark has been appointed to lead our InterAction: How the third sector and acade...

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Personal Hooks The Key To Tackling The Digital Divide In Scotland

February 25, 2015

Finding information on hobbies and interests is a key driver for going online People want friends and family to help teach them digital skills Cost, skills and lack of interest remain ...

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