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Peta calls on SPCA to investigate sheep abuse

Footage shows workers routinely abusing the defenceless beasts

17th October 2018 by Robert Armour

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Crackdown on sexual predators working in international aid sector

Charities are set to be able to access a new database which allow them to carry out international criminal checks on potential employees

17th October 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Worker for Scots aid charity jailed for attempted rape

Landmine charity responded swiftly allerting statutory authorities of the incident

15th October 2018 by Robert Armour

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Yemen faces worst famine seen in 100 years

Saudi-led military coalition is implored to pledge for ceasefire

15th October 2018 by Robert Armour

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Creative recyclers offered a share £1.4m

Competition launches to get businesses to use less plastics

12th October 2018 by Robert Armour

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Staff faced harassment at Save the Children

The charity has urged to take action after a review found almost a fifth of staff said they had experienced issues at work

9th October 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Giving scheme faces claims of funding extremism

An investigation has been launched amid claims that Amazon shoppers have been able to support groups accused of extremism

8th October 2018 by Gareth Jones

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The planet is plunging towards environmental collapse - action is needed now

Clock is ticking towards climate catastrophe unless radical, profound and system-changing action is taken

8th October 2018 by Graham Martin

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Third sector at the heart of human rights work

The Scottish Parliament is examining how it considers and protects human rights in Scotland

5th October 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Doctors can now prescribe nature

GPs will now be able to prescribe nature to their patients thanks to a pioneering charity project

5th October 2018 by Graham Martin

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Indonesia emergency aid campaign launched

UK charities have announced they will work together to support those affected by an earthquake and a tsunami

4th October 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Charities support tsunami stricken Indonesia

Sciaf has launched an emergency appeal, with more than 800 deaths confirmed in the Indonesian city of Palu

1st October 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Birds reared to be slaughtered “just for fun”

The majority of pheasants reared for shooting are killed “just for fun”, new research shows

28th September 2018 by Graham Martin

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Backing for Stirling’s volunteering capital bid

The city has been presented with its candidacy certificate as it aims to be named European Volunteering Capital 2020

27th September 2018 by Gareth Jones

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SCVO to consult on Brexit

The umbrella group is set to consult its members on the possibility of a people’s vote or second referendum on the UK’s EU membership

26th September 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Scottish households leading the charge against climate change

The fight against climate change begins at home, a new report published by Zero Waste Scotland reveals

26th September 2018 by Graham Martin

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Lottery players raise £10m for charity

One of the world’s leading environmental charities has received £10 million worth of support received from players of People’s Postcode Lottery

25th September 2018 by Graham Martin

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Partnership can benefit businesses and charities

Third Force News speaks to Scottish Love in Action and restaurant Tuk Tuk to learn the secrets of a successful partnership

25th September 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Europe can learn from social change in Africa

International activist Aya Chebbi, who played a key role in the Tunisian Revolution, visited Scotland this week

25th September 2018 by Gareth Jones

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