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See PB voting in action
If you want to apply for Scottish Government funding for running a PB initiative in 2019/20, you will have to apply to the new Investing in Communities Fund.
We attended the Ferguslie Park PB event and saw how local people are quietly using their talents to make a real difference.
Paul Nelis went along to the Dalmellington PB voting event to see what transparency looks like in practice.
Following on from a successful pilot event in Speyside, Moray YP Decide has been on a mammoth task to carry out 7 PB events
Maryhill Housing Association and YOMO took the bold step to enable young people to lead the PB process for Ruchill and Maryhill.
Building on a previous successful event, this was an opportunity for Barrhead to have a direct say in how £48,000 should be best invested in the community.
The Scottish Government has published its Community Choices 2017/18 report, detailing the last year of participatory budgeting activity from across Scotland.
Join other PB practitioners for an informal information and networking event.
The Church of Scotland has published a new webpage and leaflet which highlights the church's role in supporting PB.
The video features inputs from a range of elected officials who talk about the impact PB has had in building trust between voters and officials.
The research set out to study the impact of PB on communities, services, local democracy, and tackling inequalities.
PB Partners are delivering a series of free events across the UK in response to the Climate Change emergency.
Come and join the discussions, as GDA members share learning from their Budgeting for Equality phase 2 pilot project.
The Scottish Government and COSLA have published an analysis of the Democracy Matters consultation, run last year as part of the Local Governance Review.
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