Thoughts for UK charities operating in Scotland

A couple of articles from Scotland’s Third Force News look at current issues for working “across the border”.

Challenges of the cross border charity‘ gives a short overview¬† from 15 years experiences of commuting between Edinburgh and London. Working with several charities with their leadership based outside Scotland, each addressed their nations presence in different ways through governance, responsibilities and practice.

Cross border pitfalls for charities‘ highlights the impact of the shift in the political environment in Scotland, with the challenges for a UK organisation of being remote and insufficiently engaged, leading to lost opportunities.