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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.

RSPB ​Director Stuart Housden will retire from the charity next year

Multinational companies are challenging preconceptions by fighting for human rights and protecting whistleblowers, a report has revealed

Half of Scotland’s energy could come from renewable sources by 2030, according to fresh analysis

Emergency Scottish Government funding to help people affected by chronic food shortages in Malawi has been doubled

Charities have organised appeals to help those whose lives are being devastated by Hurricane Matthew

Green groups hail Scottish Government’s decision to turn its back on controversial energy extraction technique as a “victory for people power"

​Linsay Chalmers outlines the key issues raised at the Scottish Land Reform Conference 2016, and argues that communities owning their land is vital

Scotland's wildlife is under pressure, but a fightback has begun

Chemicals firm Ineos has been condemned for profiting from fracking as the first shipment of shale gas arrives at its Grangemouth plant

An international development charity that celebrated its 75th anniversary last year is to close