TSRC has been running a series of events to examine how community groups can maximize their impact. As part of this 'Beyond the Radar' series, we will be holding three online discussions in January and February, and an event in April. Please join us in these conversations!
Civil society beyond the radar
30 January 2012, 7.30 - 8.30 pm
How important are below the radar groups, how can their autonomy be maintained and what is the impact of current policy/recession/deficit reduction? Join us for this online discussion with Globalnet21. Panel members include David Taylor of Community Matters and TSRC researcher Angus McCabe. More details on Globalnet21 website.
Below the Radar and the unintended consequences of voluntary sector reconfiguration
1 February 2012, 2.00 - 4.00 pm
How are small community groups being affected by wider changes within the voluntary sector? The panel will include the Big Lottery Fund, Community Development Foundation, Trust for London, and Barrow Cadbury Trust, along with TSRC. More details on the btr11 website.
Strengthening civil society through social media
28 February 2012, 7.30 - 8.30 pm
Can social networking help strengthen the influence of civil society groups?This discussion will be held by Globalnet21. The panel to include Joe Taylor, NATCAN and David Wilcox, Social Reporter. More details on Globalnet21 website.
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