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Safeguarding - an update

Wednesday March 21, 2018

Jude Turbyne, OSCR's Head of Engagement, provides an update on a priority area of work for us over the coming year.

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Protecting your charity from abuse through terrorist financing and money laundering

Wednesday March 14, 2018

Jude Turbyne, OSCR's Head of Engagement, talks about terrorist financing and money laundering and the risks your charity may face.

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GDPR - Legal Basis for Processing and Transparency

Tuesday January 9, 2018

The second in a series of 6 blogs on GDPR, Alison Johnston from the Information Commissioner's Office, talks about your organisation's purpose for processing personal data.

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The Lobbying (Scotland) Act 2016 and what it means for your charity

Tuesday December 5, 2017

In this blog, Dougie Wands, Acting Lobbying Registrar, talks about the Lobbying (Scotland) Act 2016 and if it will impact on your charity.

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A message from OSCR’s CEO, David Robb

Thursday November 30, 2017

This blog comes from the Scottish Charity Regulator (OSCR) Chief Executive David Robb. In it, he sends out seasons greetings from all at OSCR and highlights some key topics that charity trustees need to be aware of.

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GDPR Overview

Monday November 20, 2017

In the first in a series of 6 blogs, Alison Johnston from the the Information Commissioner's Office, gives a brief overview of GDPR.

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How to do due diligence before becoming a charity trustee

Tuesday October 17, 2017

Julie Hutchison, Charities Specialist at Standard Life Wealth, gives her top ten tips if you are looking to take on a charity trustee role, to help guide due diligence.

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Fundraising – an update

Wednesday July 5, 2017

Jude Turbyne, OSCR's Head of Engagement, gives an update on Fundraising in Scotland.

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Mediation - when can it be used?

Tuesday May 30, 2017

The final in a series of three blogs, May Millward from Scottish Mediation, talks about when mediation can be used.

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The Third Sector, Social Return and Achieving Common Goals

Monday May 15, 2017

Pauline Hinchion, Director of the Scottish Community Re: Investment Trust (SCRT), continues to talk about Social Investment in her final blog for OSCR.

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