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The voice of Scotland’s vibrant voluntary sector

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.

 
Conservation charity the John Muir Trust has hailed a new move to protect wild areas from development

 
Bird charity says more must be done to conserve charismatic raptor after evidence emerges of shooting in a national park

 
​Community empowerment bill includes extending community right to buy and protection for allotments

 
​Greenhouse gas emissions rose in Scotland as the government missed its target for the third-year-in-a-row

 
Communities have two chances to create a fairer system of land ownership in Scotland

 
Government minister says Scotland needs a fairer distribution of land

 
Environmental body Zero Waste Scotland is setting up as an independent body and seeking to recruit its first board and chair

 
The Scottish Government has committed to mapping the ownership of all of Scotland within 10 years following a call from the Land Reform Review Group

 
David Cameron welcomes the land reform review group report and calls for decisive legislation to make its recommendations a reality