Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
Empowerment through partnership clps summer school nk
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

×

Saving this for later?

Get the SlideShare app to save on your phone or tablet. Read anywhere, anytime - even offline.

Text the download link to your phone

Standard text messaging rates apply

Empowerment through partnership clps summer school nk

264
views

Published on

Empowerment through partnership clps summer school nk

Empowerment through partnership clps summer school nk

Published in: News & Politics

0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
264
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
0
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

Report content
Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. EMPOWERMENT THROUGH PARTNERSHIP Discussion Group
  • 2. EMPOWERMENT THROUGH PARTNERSHIP
    • QUANGOS (Public Bodies)
    • Reduction: abolish or move into government
    • departments all that do not meet ‘tests’ for:
    • Technical
    • Transparency
    • Impartiality
  • 3. EMPOWERMENT THROUGH PARTNERSHIP
    • Introduce the Public Bodies Bill
    • Reporting and Review system for PB’s
    • Bring back into department/abolish relevant PB’s
  • 4. EMPOWERMENT THROUGH PARTNERSHIP
    • Efficiency in Government Operations:
    • Key contracts will be renegotiated
    • Spending review to reduce costs of services
  • 5. EMPOWERMENT THROUGH PARTNERSHIP
    • Big Society:
    • Easier to run a charity:
    • - reduce burdens on small civil society organisations
    • -investigate burdens (how to reduce)
    • -consult on improving effectiveness off infrastructure to support front-line organisations
    • -use funds from ‘dormant bank accounts’ (Big Society Bank)
  • 6. EMPOWERMENT THROUGH PARTNERSHIP
    • -incentivise more social investment and philanthropy
    • -reduce bureaucracy and increase trust in public commissioning process
    • -create more level playing field for vol. sec.
    • -transparency/consultation/accountability between vol. sec. and state
  • 7. EMPOWERMENT THROUGH PARTNERSHIP
    • -easier for organisations to work with state
    • -public sector workers right to form employee-owned co-operatives
    • -(explore) volunteering as an element of staff appraisal
    • -remove barriers to social action and volunteering
    • -national day to celebrate social action
    • -train community organisers
    • -support creation of neighbourhood groups
  • 8. Cuts v Vol Sec Empowerment
    • £1.66billion cut in LA grants announced
    • Leeds £7.4m
    • Birmingham £12.6m
    • Liverpool £9.3m
    • Kent £8.8m
    • Lancashire £7.9m
    • Bradford £7.3m
    • Manchester £7.2m
    • Durham £6.4m.
  • 9. Cuts v Vol Sec Empowerment
    • LA already cutting grant and other support to voluntary/community organisations as part of cost cutting and efficiency savings
    • Major spending cuts are already set to affect the most vulnerable – e.g. Travellers, Young People, Isolated/Rural communities
  • 10. QUESTIONS/DISCUSSION
    • Will the ‘Big Society’ support community empowerment?
    • What are the positives?
    • What are the negatives?
    • How do we engage and support community empowerment?
    • Examples of good practice?