At the first meeting of partners involved in the Carnegie UK Trust’s Kinder Communities project in November 2016, they discussed what they thought individuals and organisations might do to encourage kinder communities. A downloadable table provides a summary of that … Continue reading
Architecture and Design Scotland has published a series of articles on ways in which it has helped organisations to test, develop and apply the Place Standard. They demonstrate formats for engagement and some of the outcomes and benefits of applying … Continue reading
There is a body of evidence that consistently shows that positive relationships and kindness are at the heart of our wellbeing. In this discussion paper Carnegie Trust Associate Zoe Ferguson explores the evidence on the impact of everyday relationships and … Continue reading
In September, Befriending Networks hosted ‘Loneliness in Scotland: A National Summit’ in Edinburgh. They have launched a You Tube channel that shares the speakers’ presentations from the day along with interviews with some of the delegates.
‘Develop the sustainable neighbourhoods you want by applying practical solutions to common challenges. Includes case studies, a resource list and more’ promises this free guidebook from Canad
The Atlas of Living Scotland contains information about species recorded in Scotland. It allows interrogation of data such as species occurrences, habitats, and images down to each locality. The website is still developing.