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More progress needed to ensure Scotland embraces sustainability

Action is needed across society to ensure targets set by the Sustainable Development Goals are met in Scotland

1st July 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Sturgeon “must take action” after golden eagles disappear on grouse moor

Campaigners call for urgent review of wildlife policing after more raptors go missing in suspicious circumstances.

1st July 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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Report calls for greater use of mediation

The Expert Group on Mediation in Civil Justice in Scotland has launched a report which argues more disputes could be sorted outwith the courts

1st July 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Major fundraising campaign for LGBT education charity

Scottish LGBT charity Time for Inclusive Education (TIE) has launched a national fundraising campaign

28th June 2019 by Graham Martin

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Holiday hunger looms as foodbank use expected to soar

Hunger stalks the school holidays as foodbank use could hit record levels

27th June 2019 by Graham Martin

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News in brief: what’s been going on across Scotland’s third sector 27 June 2019

A selection of stories from communities and voluntary organisations across Scotland

27th June 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Victory for third sector poverty campaign

A new income supplement for Scotland's poorest families has been hailed as a game changer

27th June 2019 by Gareth Jones

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#generationchange gives us all hope for now and the future

Jonathan Christie reflects on the recent Youth and Philanthropy (YPI) National Event, which was attended by more than 1,000 young people

26th June 2019 by TFN Guest

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Civil society leading the way in making the UK a better place

The UK government has published a report on its progress towards implementing the Sustainable Development Goals

26th June 2019 by Gareth Jones

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New third sector hub set to open

The Robertson Trust is entering the final stages of development of a new £5 million facility in Stirling

26th June 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Funding remains biggest concern over short- and medium-term

A new report casts light on risks facing charities in the short, medium and long term.

24th June 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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OSCR apologises as complaint goes to parliament

OSCR makes apology as member of the public goes to Holyrood

21st June 2019 by Robert Armour

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Income on the up, but challenges ahead for charity sector

An annual study on the charity sector has revealed income rose for charities, but donations are falling and government grants stagnated

21st June 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Vigil will be held after Big Issue vendor is killed

A vigil will be held for popular Big Issue vendor Paul Kelly who died in a violent incident at the weekend

20th June 2019 by Graham Martin

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Councils “hiding” welfare fund - as they fear being swamped by desperate Scots

Councils are not advertising a fund to help the most vulnerable Scots – because they fear being swamped by applicants

20th June 2019 by Graham Martin

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Social entrepreneurs set to flourish

The Young People Entrepreneurship Engagement Programme (YPEEP) aims to equip young people with the skills to build successful social enterprises

20th June 2019 by Gareth Jones

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How charities can prepare for Digital Tax Filing

Advice on how charities and other third sector organisations can get ready for Making Tax Digital.

19th June 2019 by TFN Guest

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GDPR putting women and children at risk, say charities

Police are unwilling to share information about perpetrators of domestic abuse, due to fears over data protection

19th June 2019 by Gareth Jones

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Legacy giving on the up in Scotland

Charities are benefitting from almost £72 million a year through legacy gifts - with income in Scotland growing faster than other parts of the UK

19th June 2019 by Gareth Jones

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