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Up to 20 million people in South Sudan, Somalia, Kenya and Ethiopia, are in people are in imminent danger of dying from starvation. Here are ways you can help.

£7 million has been given by the UK public with the UK government donating £5 million

Fergus Conmee, head of Africa for The Catholic Agency For Overseas Development (CAFOD) met those in South Sudan suffering from the famine

Urgent action must be taken to outlaw “primitive and cruel” snare traps, say animal welfare charities

The European Movement in Scotland has announced Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale MSP has signed up to be one of its vice presidents

New recruit announced for prestigious post

Campaigners say pensions are at risk from unethical investments - to the tune of £1.7bn

Andrew Bachell will head John Muir Trust

Humanitarian aid organisation Mercy Corps has been forced to shut down its operations by the Turkish government

Scotland's most iconic structures will again be switching their lights off for WWF's Earth Hour, to show they care about the effects of climate change