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How the third sector can help Scotland get human rights right

Ruth Maguire MSP says the sector can provide a vital insight as Scotland looks to lead on human rights

26th November 2018 by TFN Guest

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Is it time to ban alcohol advertising?

Dan Mushens reacts to the Scottish Government's plans to restrict alcohol advertising

23rd November 2018 by TFN Guest

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Neurological conditions deserve better

Neurological conditions deserve better

22nd November 2018 by TFN Guest

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Poverty in Britain must not be swept under the carpet

TFN reporter Gareth Jones analyses UN rapporteur Philip Alston's findings on poverty in modern Britain

19th November 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Events to celebrate adoption

Fiona Aitken looks ahead to Adoption Week Scotland, which is returning for the third time

16th November 2018 by TFN Guest

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Is your charity protected against fraud?

Charitable organisations have become an attractive target to fraudsters. John Cleghorn explains the threats and steps to take to protect your charity

16th November 2018 by TFN Guest

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Six ways to help your clients save money and keep warm at home

The Energy Saving Trust: ways to reduce fuel poverty

16th November 2018 by TFN Guest

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Is it all getting too much for trustees?

Susan Smith discusses TFN's report into trustee experiences as well as other governance themed content in November's TFN magazine

14th November 2018 by Susan Smith

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A simple way to come up with a theory of change

Matt Kepple explains how charities care measure their impact with a simple theory of change

13th November 2018 by TFN Guest

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We should all do our bit for trustee diversity

Charities and employers both have a role to play in encouraging and supporting young trustees says Alastair Keatinge

13th November 2018 by TFN Guest

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The Code of Fundraising Practice is changing – why should you care?

Val Surgenor urges Scottish charities and fundraising to respond to the consultation on the new Code of Fundraising Practice

13th November 2018 by TFN Guest

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Together we are stronger to stop MS

Morna Simpkins on why the fight against MS is just beginning

13th November 2018 by TFN Guest

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Sibling abuse is often hidden within families

Dan Mushens examines whether or not sibling abuse is normalised by society

12th November 2018 by TFN Guest

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Keeping conflicts of interest out of the boardroom

Steff Bell says managing conflicts of interest within your charity boardroom doesn't have to awkward

12th November 2018 by TFN Guest

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The cost of care - who is really paying for Scotland’s social care system?

Martin Johnstone argues that failing to fund social care organisations to pay the Scottish Living Wage is a moral failure for the care of our most vulnerable

9th November 2018 by TFN Guest

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Changing the law on pavement parking in Scotland promotes equality for all

John Lauder says it is time to crack down pavement parking to make Scotland's streets more accessible

6th November 2018 by TFN Guest

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Getting IT security right

Fraser Nicol examines what charities can do to protect against the threat of a cyber attack

6th November 2018 by TFN Guest

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Morality: differentiating right from wrong

Dan Mushens examines some of the dilemmas that third sector workers can face

6th November 2018 by TFN Guest

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A cautionary tale – know your audience

Ishbel Smith reminds us the audience is as much part of the story as the speaker ahead of SCVO's upcoming Storytelling Conference

5th November 2018 by TFN Guest

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