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#ImpactPhoto Getting It Right Winner: Nature Unlimited

17 April 2020

Nature Unlimited’s beautiful photograph of children on the banks of a loch has won the final category at the 2020 Impact Funding Partners Photo Competition.  
 
Jan Barr, Project Coordinator at Nature Unlimited, said everybody was “chuffed, surprised and excited” that the judges had chosen their ‘Selkirk Silhouettes’ photograph as the winner of the Getting It Right category. The judges said what they loved most about the picture was the idea of the young people getting to explore the natural world. 

#ImpactPhoto Fairer Future Winner: Scotland's Bravest Manufacturing Company

17 April 2020

Scotland’s Bravest Manufacturing Company’s incredibly striking picture of former Scots Guard, Gary Jamieson working heavy machinery has rightfully won the Let’s Create A Fairer Future category.

The judges of the 2020 Impact Funding Partners Photo Competition were blown away by the imagery of the photograph and felt it was a very powerful image of the relationship between person and machine.

#ImpactPhoto Connected Scotland Winner: Givin' It Laldie

17 April 2020

“We are so excited that we have won”, was the reaction from Clare McBrien, Manager of Givin’ It Laldie who the judges picked as the winner of the Connected Scotland category at the Impact Funding Partners 2020 Photo Competition.  
 
Taken by Karen Gordon, the judges loved how the photograph captured the amount of joy that the subject, Stephen, brought to the room.  

Scottish Government Launches Fund to Address Prostitution

3 March 2020

Organisations and partnerships in Scotland could benefit from a new fund focused on addressing prostitution as a form of gender-based violence.

The £100,000 fund announced on the 3rd of March 2020 will support innovative and effective work that builds the capacity of frontline services and of initiatives that challenge men’s demand for prostitution.

Scottish Government launches Delivering Equally Safe Fund

20 February 2020

The Scottish Government has announced the launch of a new funding stream – Delivering Equally Safe Fund.  The purpose of the Delivering Equally Safe Fund is to develop and deliver work which directly contributes to delivering the ambitions of the Equally Safe Strategy.  All guidance documents and application forms can be accessed through this link