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Charity law consultation responses: is that all there is?

The Scottish Government’s latest update on the charity law consultation is welcome, but there is more to be done, writes David Dunsire

16th July 2019 by TFN Guest

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Safeguarding the future of international development

Margaret Lynch advocates robust governance to rebuild public confidence

15th July 2019 by TFN Guest

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Charity law needs reworking - not merely a facelift

Paul Bradley says we need new modern charity legislation that is fit for purpose

12th July 2019 by Robert Armour

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The next steps on charity law reform

Aileen Campbell MSP on where we are with reform of charity law in Scotland

10th July 2019 by TFN Guest

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We must not fail to achieve Sustainable Development Goals

We will all benefit from sustainability says Dr Hartwig Pautz - but we must work harder to meet targets

8th July 2019 by TFN Guest

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Support on the streets for charity is breath taking

Judith Haw details her experience taking part in one of the more traditional methods of fundraising

4th July 2019 by TFN Guest

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The numbers behind the job

Regular blogger Dan Mushens looks at the many statistics behind working in social care

4th July 2019 by TFN Guest

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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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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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After Oxfam: safeguarding and the lessons for the sector in Scotland

Tracey Bird looks at safeguarding in the third sector in the wake of the Charity Commission's report on the Oxfam scandal

13th June 2019 by TFN

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Fundraising ideas that are as easy as flicking the switch

Steve de la Rosa examines how making simple changes can help charities make savings

13th June 2019 by TFN Guest

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Why should you apply for the Social Enterprise Awards Scotland?

Duncan Thorp says awards and an opportunity for everyone

11th June 2019 by TFN Guest

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Young people can create positive change

Amal Azzudin examines how young people in Scotland are taking action to make the world a better place

6th June 2019 by TFN Guest

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Technology can have real benefits

Dan Mushens examines the benefits of using assistive technology to support those with alcohol related brain damage

6th June 2019 by TFN Guest

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New research aims to improve Self-directed Support for all

Ian Welsh on a powerful new body of data about the implementation of social care in Scotland

28th May 2019 by TFN Guest

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Just one week left to have your say

​Shirley-Anne Somerville wants the public's views on disability assistance benefits

28th May 2019 by TFN Guest

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How do we tell a tale of trauma?

A recent trip to Berlin has made Ishbel Smith rethink how traumatic historical episodes are conveyed

27th May 2019 by TFN Guest

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Supporting residents in social housing to walk and cycle

Kath Brough encourages social housing providers to apply for a fund that will support walking and cycling

27th May 2019 by TFN Guest

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Shortcomings in Universal Credit are clear for all to see

Jeremy Hewer examines the launch of a new DWP advertising campaign

24th May 2019 by TFN Guest

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