Environment & International

News in brief: what’s been going on in the third sector, 12 July 2018

An overview of some of the activities going on across the third sector in Scotland over the last few weeks

12th July 2018 by Alex Turnbull

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8 ways to keep your kitty safe this summer

Cats Protection has highlighted eight ways to protect your feline friend as temperatures heat up and the great outdoors becomes more tempting

6th April 2018 by Susan Smith

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Five fabulous voluntourism opportunities

Book a few weeks volunteering abroad and change your life

16th May 2017 by Robert Armour

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11 of the most romantic places in Scotland

As Valentine’s Day approaches, TFN has teamed up with Historic Environment Scotland to bring you some suggestions for romantic days out with your loved one.

12th February 2017 by Paul Cardwell

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Five things you can do to defy Donald Trump

Don't get anguished, get angry: five ways to beat Trump

30th January 2017 by Graham Martin

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Aleppo crisis: how you can help

These UK charities are all working to alleviate the suffering of Syrian people, take a look to find out how you can help

15th December 2016 by Robert Armour

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11 wildlife wonders in danger - and how we are fighting back

Scotland's wildlife is under pressure, but a fightback has begun

28th September 2016 by Graham Martin

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Turn your home into a palace with these seven social enterprises

Some people love DIY but others loathe it. Jordan Ogg finds ways to take the pain out of beautifying your home with interior minded social enterprises

18th August 2016 by Jordan Ogg

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The best volunteer holidays in Scotland and abroad

Paul Cardwell has selected some of the best long and short term volunteering opportunities in Scotland and further afield and they are all provided by charities

5th May 2016 by Paul Cardwell

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9 shocking human rights statistics from the past year

Amnesty International has released a report examining human rights in 160 countries around the world in 2015. Here are nine shocking things we learned

24th February 2016 by Paul Cardwell

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10 of the best places to go walking in Scotland

TFN has teamed up with conservation charity the National Trust for Scotland to pick 10 of the best places in Scotland to go for a walk

8th January 2016 by Paul Cardwell

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Charity advent calendar 2015

TFN is counting down to Christmas by celebrating and promoting some of its favourite charities, fundraisers and awareness days

27th November 2015 by Paul Cardwell

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Six reasons to go on Scotland’s Climate March

Feeling disillusioned by global leaders' failure to agree tough climate targets? This is exactly why you should march on 28 November in Edinburgh

23rd November 2015 by Graham Martin

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9 steps to an ethical Christmas

From cards to party dresses, food to trees find out how to ensure your Christmas makes a positive impact on the world

12th November 2015 by Paul Cardwell

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8 of the scariest facts about living in Scotland

For some people, life in Scotland really is a nightmare. TFN highlights what you can do to help make life better for everyone

29th October 2015 by Paul Cardwell

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9 food for good outlets in Scotland

Whet your appetite and go to foodie heaven with our list of nine of the best ethical food and drink producers in Scotland

11th September 2015 by Paul Cardwell

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5 of the best e-learning websites

Want to improve your skills, or learn a new one? Check out where you can learn online for free

26th August 2015 by TFN Guest

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5 Top tools for team communication

Email overload? Banish internal emails forever with these great communication tools and keep in touch with your team on the go

26th August 2015 by Susan Smith

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