Safeguarding Essentials for Trustees - Online Information Session
Wednesday, 4th November 2020
Topic: Safeguarding for Trustees of Scotland-based organisations working in international development and humanitarian aid.
Time: 2:30-4:00 pm
Date: Wednesday, 4 November 2020
Who is it for: The responsibility to ensure that organisations have a healthy safeguarding culture and the highest standards of safeguarding lies collectively with the trustees. This information webinar will be useful for any trustees of organisations working internationally.
What will be covered: An orientation on safeguarding and trustee roles and responsibilities, The following will be covered:
- What do we mean by safeguarding? A shared understanding of safeguarding I the international development and humanitarian context.
- Roles and responsibilities of trustees in safeguarding – the regulatory perspective
- Leadership and organisational culture – developing and strengthening a healthy safeguarding culture
- Next steps – what does our organisation need to do
Software: Zoom (all you need is a charged laptop, tablet and internet connection to join the session).