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TSRF Spring newsletter 2021

In this newsletter we feature the TSRF conference page, TSRF film and draft TSRF ethics guide. Plus our upcoming Policy Scotland-TSRF event and research updates from members. View the newsletter

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ESS Spring Newsletter 2021

In this newsletter we feature a summary of ESS Stakeholder survey results, upcoming workshops and events, our Crisis to Recovery programme, new resources and more! View the newsletter here.


Some People Struggle: Now more than ever

In this blog, Prof. Karen McArdle (University of Aberdeen), member of Scotland’s Third Sector Research Forum, shows the need to look at ethics at every stage of a research project.


Could we get better at using evidence?

As third sector organisations, we collect lots of lovely self-evaluation evidence which we use in reports to funders. How can we get better at using them?


How do you like your evidence?

Evidence for self-evaluation can come from different sources and take different forms. But is any evidence better than other evidence?


Corra and the Storyteller’s Quest

This blog gives an overview of the workshop that Corra Foundation will present in the Third Sector Research Forum Conference on 17 February 2021.

Kickstart 2021 with a focus on evidence

ESS kickstarts the new year with the theme – ‘Evidence use.’ In the next few months we will signpost to our new and existing resources, including blogs and videos, to