THRE is a nationwide project led by GCVS in partnership with HTSI and EVOC. THRE is funded by The Scottish Government Equality and Human Rights Fund which is managed by Inspiring Scotland.


GCVS supports the voluntary sector to succeed and meet the needs of local communities. We do this by providing a wide range of services, training and opportunities for community groups, charities, voluntary organisations and social enterprises.

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Edinburgh Voluntary Organisations’ Council (EVOC )

EVOC has been supporting the people and communities of Edinburgh since 1868. We do this by supporting, developing and promoting the interests and work of voluntary and community organisations across the City. We focus on:

  • Providing services that enable voluntary sector organisations to thrive.
  • Working to influence the statutory sector in the creation of conditions that will allow the voluntary sector to flourish.
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Highland Third Sector Interface (HTSI)

Our Mission is to ensure that the Third Sector in Highlands is strong, developing and a valued community and regional asset.

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Equality and Human Rights Fund

“The Equality & Human Rights Fund’s vision is for a Scotland which is inclusive, free from discrimination, and where the human rights of everyone are respected, protected, and fulfilled.” 

“It aims to embed and mainstream equality and human rights within policy and practice in Scotland in line with the ambitions of relevant Scottish Government strategies and the National Performance Framework.”

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