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Compact Week 2009 - Monday 2nd to Sunday 8th November

Activities are taking place across England to mark this years Compact Week. Keynote events include the announcement of the results of this year’s Compact Awards on Tuesday 3 November at an awards dinner at The Dali Universe in London.

Compact Week encourages and engages government departments, regional bodies, local authorities and other public sector partners who have Local Compacts.

This year, Compact Week has its own new website where people associated with Local Compacts can find out more about Compact Week, register and promote their local events and activities, and order merchandise and resources.

In addition, during Compact Week the Commission for the Compact will launch the new Compact Knowledge Bank, an online resource that contains a essential research papers and documents associated with the Compact.
Angela Smith, Minister for the Third Sector, said:

“The Compact is a key tool is developing this important relationship between government and the third sector. Compact Week provides a great opportunity to communicate more widely about how Compact working can really make a difference both to communities and to individuals across the country. I’d like to take this opportunity to congratulate all those involved for their hard work.”

Compact Week 2009 External Website