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Dùthchas: Our Land, Everyone’s Future

On 4 November 2021, Community Land Scotland presented Dùthchas: Our Land, Everyone’s Future at the Center for Contemporary Arts. The evening was part of a series of #OurVillage events, hosted by If Not Us Than Who? in conjunction with COP26. In this series, which runs through Saturday, 13th November, If Not Us Then Who? and… Read more »

At the COP26 Green Zone

We are delighted to be holding a space at the COP26 Green Zone on the 10th November 2021 where we will be highlighting community landowners’ role in tackling the climate emergency. As part of this we are also featured in the Digital Green Zone hosted on the Google Arts & Culture platform which we are… Read more »

Act on land to counter twin threats to Scotland

Significant reform of how Scotland’s land is owned and used so as to benefit the people of Scotland is needed if we are to emerge successfully from the long dark shadow cast by the Covid pandemic, and tackle the ‘Code Red’ threat of climate change. Community Land Scotland (CLS) has sent a briefing paper to… Read more »

Maoin Ghàidhlig Ùr ga foillseachadh airson coimhearsnachdan eileanach a bhrosnachadh a’ bruidhinn na Gàidhlig

Chuir Fearann Coimhearsnachd na h-Alba air bhonn sruth maoineachaidh pìleatach airson na Gàidhlig, le taic bho Bhòrd na Gàidhlig, am buidheann riaghltais, gus coimhearsnachdan a bhrosnachadh ann a bhith a’ sireadh dhòighean ùr-ghnàthach airson cleachdadh na Gàidhlig a chur am meud san sgìre aca fhèin. ’S e as adhbhar do Mhaoin Coimhearsnachdan na Gàidhlig a… Read more »

We are recruiting for an Administration and Events Officer

Community Land Scotland is seeking a highly organised and friendly Administration and Events Officer to provide administrative support, assist with financial administration and organise events. Administration and Events Officer Hours: 26.5 hours per week (0.7 fte) Salary: £19,570 per year pro rata Location: Glasgow, although home working will be required initially Reporting to: Development Manager… Read more »

Event series on green space in community ownership

  Community Land Scotland is excited to be hosting three events exploring community ownership of green space. The events are free and all are welcome to attend be it individuals and community groups interested in ownership, existing community landowners or other stakeholders. 11-12:30, Tuesday, June 29th – Meet the Pioneers: community ownership of urban green… Read more »

We are looking for Community Land and Gender Intern

Community Land Scotland is recruiting for a Community Land and Gender Intern to help us carry out a gender audit of the services we provide to members and the organisation itself. The closing date for applications is the 3rd June 2021. The job description can be found here. The application form can be found here…. Read more »

We are recruiting for a Gaelic Development Officer

  Community Land Scotland is looking to recruit a part-time Gaelic Development Officer to deliver a project in partnership with  Bòrd na Gàidhlig. The Officer will deliver a pilot project working with community land trusts and community heritage trusts in the Outer Hebrides and Argyll and Highland islands to increase the use of Gaelic. This… Read more »