Funding and Fundraising

Funding and Fundraising – A Human Rights and Equalities First Approach

About this course

This is an introduction to what a human rights and equalities approach means when talking about funding and fundraising.

This course is for anyone working in Scotland’s third sector who is involved in funding and fundraising and is interested in learning why and how to take a human rights and equalities first approach to your work.

Whether you are responsible for your organisation’s funding strategy or give advice to external organisations as a funding officer we hope to give you more confidence in applying a human rights and equalities approach to your work.

Join us to learn:

  • How a Human Rights and Equalities approach is best fundraising practice
  • Top tips for effective fundraising
  • Core values for sustainable income
  • How to defend Human Rights and Equalities when fundraising
  • Where to find more information


Check our Resources page to access THRE Resources to download, and for further signposting.

“It provoked and sparked lots of thoughts for me – for actions and approaches I could take” 

– Feedback from one of our course participants

Upcoming Courses

Our courses are free for anyone working within Scotland’s third sector. They take place online on Zoom.

We strive to make all of our training sessions accessible. Please let us know if you have any accessibility needs when you book your place.

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