Environment & International

Blind man highlights hidden hazards of Scottish streets

Charity RNIB has been campaigning against shared space developments in Scotland

15th August 2018 by Gareth Jones

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£11m Scots aid package for Malawi

Boost for projects working in the African country

14th August 2018 by Robert Armour

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Mountain hare numbers crash on grouse moors

The numbers of mountain hares living on grouse estates has crashed dramatically, say scientists

14th August 2018 by Graham Martin

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Charities demand action in face of hothouse Earth disaster

Humanity may have pushed the environment to the threshold of a disastrous “hothouse Earth” scenario say scientists

7th August 2018 by Graham Martin

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Welfare issues in salmon farms exposed

Scottish salmon farms breaching welfare standards

7th August 2018 by Robert Armour

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Grants of £60,000 available for Scottish charities

Organisations urged to apply

2nd August 2018 by Robert Armour

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Coul Links granted reprieve - for now

A precious, developer threatened habitat has been granted a stay of execution

31st July 2018 by Graham Martin

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Scotland’s heritage and environment under threat

Scotland’s planning system must be radically overhauled in order to safeguard the country’s heritage and environment

31st July 2018 by Graham Martin

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Aid organisations “complicit” on abuse

Charities must get to grips in dealing with sexual misconduct, MPs have warned in a damning report

31st July 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Controversial raven cull is suspended

A controversial licence which would have allowed the slaughter of ravens has been suspended

30th July 2018 by Graham Martin

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Orchard microfunder set to grow

​You can pick the sweetest fruit in the concrete jungle

27th July 2018 by TFN

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Third sector fears Westminster funding power grab

Concern has been expressed over plans for Westminster to manage the replacement for the European Structural Funds

27th July 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Public backs a ban on game bird shooting

Most people in the UK think the shooting of birds for ‘sport’ should be banned

26th July 2018 by Graham Martin

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Climate change brings catastrophe across the world

Global climate change is responsible for simultaneous disasters happening across the world, campaigners claim

24th July 2018 by Graham Martin

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Funding boost for fight against hunger

A Scottish charity is celebrating a £425,000 grant from the People's Postcode Lottery

19th July 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Mother Teresa charity faces claims of selling children

The Missionaries of Charity is set to be investigated by the Indian Government

18th July 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Dog and seagull poo pollutes popular beaches

Keep Scotland Beautiful is urging the public to help make bathing water cleaner across Scotland's most popular beaches

17th July 2018 by Susan Smith

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Charities are some of Scotland’s greenest businesses

Remade in Edinburgh and the Royal Zoological Society Scotland have been nominated for the Scottish Environment Business Awards

17th July 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Great hope: Scottish born Amur leopard cub to be reintroduced to the wild

The Highland Wildlife Park has announced the birth of an endangered Amur leopard it hopes will be the first to be reintroduced to the wild in Russia

11th July 2018 by Susan Smith

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