CSPP Board Members Talk on Open Government & Third Sector at the SCVO Gathering 2017

CSPP Chair Richard Kerley and Vice Chair Amy Dalrymple both participated at The Gathering, organised by the Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations, on 22-23 February 2017 in Glasgow. 

Third Force News livestreamed some of the top events from the Gathering 2017 – click here to catch up on what you missed or re-watch an event you loved.

To view the contributions made by CSPP board members at the event, watch out in particular for (click images to watch):


Breakfast meeting with the first minister Nicola Sturgeon as she opened the 2017 Gathering conference. Other speakers include David Duke, founder of Street Soccer Scotland, Colin Macfarlane, director of Stonewall Scotland and Amy Dalrymple, head of policy at Alzheimer Scotland and Vice-Chair, CSPP.


Lucy McTernan, deputy chief executive of the Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations, joined Professor Richard Kerley, chair of the Centre for Scottish Public Policy; Lorraine Gillies, senior manager at Audit Scotland and Jane Salmonson, chief executive at Network Of International Development Organisations In Scotland in discussing what Open Government, an international platform for domestic reformers committed to making their governments more open, accountable, and responsive to citizens, would look like in practice in Scotland.

Source material: Third Force News

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