The Scottish Government has published its research into Coronavirus (COVID-19) community resilience in Scotland's islands with a series of case study examples.
Community projects are set to receive up to £20 million over the next three years to continue supporting young people and communities most affected by crime.
Inspiring Scotland have launched a new free resource to help rural community organisations develop key skills essential for safe and successful delivery. You can access it here.
The Scottish Land Fund has awarded the Langholm Initiative charity £1 million in a “major game-changer” for South Scotland’s biggest ever community buyout.
The town of Langholm in Dumfries and Galloway aims to raise £2.2m by July to purchase 5,300 acres of Langholm Moor from Buccleuch, and so double the size of the new community-owned Tarras Valley Nature Reserve.
Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and other businesses will be given new opportunities to allow them to raise finance by securing funds against largely untapped assets like vehicles, plant and machinery or whisky stores through The Moveable Transactions (Scotland) Bill.