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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.

 

 
Greenpeace's Esperanza is due in the Forth this week to support a campaign against plastic litter in the sea but it's been told it can't dock in Leith

 
Hundreds of Kurdish people in Scotland will take to the streets this week to demonstrate against state oppression in Turkey

 
Environmental campaigners have welcomed the Paris climate agreement officially coming into force

 
The Scottish Wildlife Trust is urging the public not to set off fireworks near important areas for wildlife

 
A hard hitting campaign from the International Committee of the Red Cross highlights why we still need the Geneva conventions in times of conflict

 
Global mass extinctions are on the cards after it was revealed that populations of animal species will plummet by the end of the decade

 
Aid efforts in Haiti have ground to a halt after two days of heavy rain, Oxfam has confirmed

 
Britain is the most generous country in Europe, according to the annual Charities Aid Foundation (CAF) World Giving Index

 
Monica Middleton on Oikocredit and how it is making a social and economic impact in disadvantaged parts of the world