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Creative Scotland have now said they will now be forced to use its National Lottery funding reserves.

She has been in post for nearly 12 years.

Three charity partners are involved in the innovative project. 

The charity commissioned researcher and campaigner Talat Yaqoob to carry out the analysis and produce the report in equal partnership with women of colour survivors.

The Hunting with Dogs (Scotland) Act 2023 came into force October 3, 2023. 

David Mackay will take on the role, following more than a decade of experience in the children’s sector. 

It's Challenge Poverty Week - find out how you can get involved here

Ruth Boyle outlines the policy demands of this year's cross-organisation Challenge Poverty Week, and says it's time to build a fairer, greener country 

Over a third (35%) of people are more likely to support a charitable cause after watching a film that highlights its work

She has been a trustee of the Edinburgh-based charity for the past three years

2023 marks several historic milestones that profoundly reshaped the landscape for LGBTQ+ communities

The event has been organised by Advice Direct Scotland. 

Paul Bradley highlighted SCVO’s Fair Funding asks, which make up a swathe of reforms which would bring about a long-term, flexible, sustainable, and accessible approach to funding.  

The government had previously made budget promises earlier this year. 

Winter is coming and charities fear they cannot operate premises as normal