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    Safeguarding & Leadership Seminar

    Date: 16th Dec 2022

    A key responsibility for organisations at any level – perhaps the key responsibility – is the provision of a safe environment for everyone to enjoy sport.

    On 10 January 2023, Sport Resolutions are hosting a seminar on safeguarding leadership aimed at those in board or leadership roles, safeguarding leads and legal professionals involved in safeguarding proceedings. The seminar features former footballer Paul Stewart, a survivor of physical and sexual abuse, and barrister Jennie Smith, founder of Safeguarding Today.

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    The future of the SGA

    Date: 7th Dec 2022

    SGA Programme Manager, Craig Beeston, on the recent announcement on the future of the SGA.

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    Results from the CGIUKI social media survey on risk

    Date: 23rd Aug 2022

    Some findings from the recent survey carried out by The Chartered Governance Institute UK & Ireland, covering both the sport and non-sport sector.

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    Euro 2022 - building a legacy

    Date: 4th Aug 2022

    The SGA's Craig Beeston considers just some of the governance issues to be borne in mind as football seeks to create a legacy from the Lionesses' success.

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    Governance lessons from the Whyte Review

    Date: 22nd Jun 2022

    Following the publication of the Whyte Review into allegations of mistreatment within gymnastics, Craig Beeston looks at some of the lessons to be learned.

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