Environment & International

Charity farm animals set to be spared from slaughter

More than £50,000 has been raised in a bid to save the popular attraction, with thousands signing a petition calling for animals to be rehomed

4th November 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Young eagles disappear in “highly suspicious” circumstances

The birds were last tracked over grouse moors in Inverness-shire and Aberdeenshire.

4th November 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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Care providers urged to “raise their game”

A new campaign has been launched which aims to address issues within health and social care recruitment

4th November 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Shock and sadness as much loved charity closes

Sadness as a much loved Edinburgh charity is put into liquidation

1st November 2019 by Graham Martin

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Organisations vie for sector’s answer to the Oscars

Scottish charities are part of a group of 400 looking to be nominated for the Charity Film Awards

1st November 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Politicians praise role of voluntary sector

Legislation achieved by the sector working with Holyrood has been celebrated at an event at the Scottish Parliament

1st November 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Bid to stop landowners torching moors for grouse shooters

Allowing land owners to burn land indiscriminately damages the environment, say campaigners

31st October 2019 by Graham Martin

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Veterans in medical discharge call

Former members of the armed forces have called for improvements in the way armed forces veterans are medically discharged into civilian life

31st October 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Shoppers want plastic bag funds to go to charity

The majority of consumers want funds raised from charging for plastic bags to go to charity

24th October 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Cash to change the world: £1.8m funds for social enterprise

Projects to mitigate inequality, tackle climate change and put social enterprise products on the high street are to benefit from £1.8 million funding

23rd October 2019 by Graham Martin

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Environment charity chief steps down

Chief executive leaves Scottish environmental charity

22nd October 2019 by Graham Martin

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Charity boss on the move

Janet Haugh will join Ypeople at the turn of the year from Mary's Meals International

22nd October 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Scouts join fight to create a better world

A Million Hands will see the organisation work with other charities to tackle six of Scotland's biggest issues

21st October 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Latte levy set to be introduced

A charge of 20p per cup is set to be introduced by new Scottish Government legislation

18th October 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Award for Scottish philanthropist

Sir Ian Wood urged others to spread charity across the globe at a ceremony in New York this week

17th October 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Red squirrels reintroduced to Highlands woods

Trees for Life and Woodland Trust Scotland join forces to secure the species' long-term future.

17th October 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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International charities consider risks

New research has shown that charities are reporting more safeguarding and political risks against a backdrop of challenging media coverage

16th October 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Greenpeace campaigners abandon north sea protest

Safety fears lead to a climb down

15th October 2019 by Robert Armour

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