Environment & International

Tories told: hands off aid department

Boris Johnson and his Tory government have been warned to think again about any plans to abolish the Department for International Development (DfID)

21st January 2020 by Graham Martin

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Charity makes it easier to donate to Australia bushfire appeals

CAF have enabled donations to be made without international payment fees.

20th January 2020 by Gavin Stuart

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Scotland’s most polluted streets revealed

Figures show air quality is getting worse in many areas.

20th January 2020 by Gavin Stuart

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New maps reveal seabird hotspots

​Pioneering research used to track protected species

17th January 2020 by Robert Armour

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Global ambassadors to inspire primary children

The Project Trust event aims to inspire the next generation of world citizens.

17th January 2020 by Gavin Stuart

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EU citizens need guarantees

The Human Rights Consortium Scotland has produced a series of videos that call for an automatic right to stay for EU nationals residing in Scotland

16th January 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Fund launched to mark Year of Coasts and Waters

Grants will be given to organisations working with young people.

15th January 2020 by Gavin Stuart

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Bold action needed on Sustainable Development Goals

Oxfam Scotland has said politicians must ensure that no one is left behind in the bid to meet the goals

15th January 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Fears over Glasgow climate summit bill

Lack of clarity over who will pay huge cost

15th January 2020 by Robert Armour

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Mary’s Meals launches appeal for Kenya’s poorest region

Almost 70,000 primary-aged pupils are going hungry in Turkana.

15th January 2020 by Gavin Stuart

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Climate protest in Edinburgh

Extinction Rebellion gathered at the offices of one of the Scottish Government's main pension fund managers this morning

14th January 2020 by Gareth Jones

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WWF UK raises £1m in Australia bushfire appeal

The charity said support from the public had been “incredible”.

14th January 2020 by Gavin Stuart

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Air pollution “could kill 160,000 in a decade”

The British Heart Foundation is calling for “bold action” to improve air quality.

13th January 2020 by Gavin Stuart

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Roads seen as “too dangerous” for cycling

Cycling Scotland research finds potential cyclists are discouraged by Scotland’s busy streets.

13th January 2020 by Gavin Stuart

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David Attenborough to speak at charity dinner

The broadcaster and naturalist will answer questions in front of an audience of 800.

13th January 2020 by Gavin Stuart

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Funding for more than 60 charities

The Bank of Scotland Foundation grants will see the organisations share almost £1.9million

11th January 2020 by Gareth Jones

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New chief for international aid charity

International aid and development charity Unicef UK has a new chief executive

10th January 2020 by Graham Martin

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Trade body says Wrap’s report is “irresponsible”

Associaiton says there is no evidence bogus charities are affecting clothes donations

9th January 2020 by Robert Armour

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Foodbanks hand out 1,000 parcels a day

A staggering 600,000 food parcels were distributed over 18 months by charities across the country

9th January 2020 by Gareth Jones

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