Social Justice & Poverty

Meeting the challenges of the post-lockdown world

Janet Haugh stresses that for thousands of people across Scotland there isn’t really a ‘normal’ life to return to

13th August 2020 by TFN Guest

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Conditions set to get tougher for charities

Gareth Jones analyses the financial struggles organisations have battled over the last few months, and why they are #NeverMoreNeeded than now

31st July 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Technology must be open to all

Jessica Clark analyses new research which shows many people in Scotland misunderstand technology

30th July 2020 by TFN Guest

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Plugging the European funding gap

Jamie Flaherty analyses where Scotland stands in securing a replacement for European Union funding

9th July 2020 by TFN Guest

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People with disabilities need clear advice

Freelance journalist and disability campaigner Michael McEwan says it is vital that disabled people are getting the information they need during coronavirus

6th July 2020 by TFN Guest

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Solidarity with the TIE Campaign

Jackie Brock has spoken in support of the charity, which is facing horrific online abuse, and says it is vital that inclusive education continues in schools

6th July 2020 by TFN Guest

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Parents will come out of the crisis poorer

Douglas Guest looks at what needs to happen now to create a better society post-Covid

3rd July 2020 by TFN Guest

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The new way to rebuild back better

Iain MacRitchie says the Covid crisis presents a one-off opportunity to build a better Scotland

2nd July 2020 by TFN Guest

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Social housing’s impact goes far beyond delivering housing

Lorna Wilson previews new research which looks at the social, economic, health, and wellbeing impact of social housing

29th June 2020 by TFN Guest

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We must stand up to hate crime

Mike Findlay says its vital to think about how we can support the LGBT+ community as Pride Month draws to a close

22nd June 2020 by TFN Guest

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No-one should be left behind

Sean Duffy local and regional solutions are needed to help communities recover from Covid-19

22nd June 2020 by TFN Guest

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We all know the problem - what’s the solution?

How do you solve a problem like capitalism, asks Graham Martin

12th June 2020 by Graham Martin

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Head, hands, voice and ears

Janis McDonald gives tips on communicating effectively with those who are deaf or hearing impaired

10th June 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Leading with our values

Jo Derrick on putting principles into practice

9th June 2020 by TFN Guest

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We must bear migrants in mind

Migrants must not be forgotten as lockdown eases

9th June 2020 by TFN Guest

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Our support will continue

Gavin Davey says the Covid-19 pandemic will not stop vital work with RAF personnel and veterans

28th May 2020 by TFN Guest

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Never More Needed than right now

Susan Smith on why SCVO is launching the #NeverMoreNeeded campaign to remind everyone how vital the voluntary sector really is

12th May 2020 by Susan Smith

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We are never more needed - in the fight to forge a better world

No return to normality after Covid - let our voices be heard in the fight for a society based on solidarity, not share price

12th May 2020 by Graham Martin

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Extending the Brexit transition period

Maria Fletcher says the UK Government must do the right thing and extend the Brexit transition period

30th April 2020 by TFN Guest

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