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Published by Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations

TFN is published by the Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations, Mansfield Traquair Centre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh, EH3 6BB. The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO) is a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation. Registration number SC003558.

Growing concern for the safety of 11 humanitarian workers kidnapped during a mine clearing operation in Afghanistan for Dumfries-based Halo Trust

A charity has hit out at the Times newspaper over a story claiming it had misspent a £3.5m legacy

The Scottish people will soon not just have a right to roam the country but to know who owns it

Communities looking to buy their own land have been given a major boost with the announcement of a new fund to help them

An independent committee has told the Scottish Government it must take radical action to ensure greener homes, cars and communities

Organisations in Edinburgh, led by Mercy Corps, are calling on more to be done to help Syrians five years on from the outbreak of civil war

RSPB researchers investigating the puzzling case of the disappearing duck may finally have come up with a solution

Fragile ceasefire should be nurtured through diplomacy say leading aid groups

​Social enterprise promoting Scotland's only biosphere gets world recognition for its work

Clever Greenpeace video uses a child's imagination to highlight impact of heavy duty fishermen