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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.

 
Scotland is gearing up to host a major conference shining a light on workplace equality and diversity, highlighting the potential advantages of these forward-thinking strategies

 
June Pennykid celebrates the sector on her return to the Gathering

 
Emma Hutton on why intersectionality is more than just an academic buzzword – it needs to become a way of life

 
Sara Redmond says progress on the NCS should not be lost to expediency and fear of sharing power

 
Allan Faulds: "the longer we wait for fair funding, the greater the risk it will be stretched to breaking point"

 
CCPS CEO Rachel Cackett reflects on the disappointments and successes of the 4 Steps to Fair Work campaign – and what its emerging movement can do next in its fight for social justice

 
Sarah Latto on Volunteer Scotland's response to the Human Rights Bill

 
Engender's Jade Stein explores the need to make visible how poverty and economic inequality are experienced at higher rates by women and marginalised groups across our society

 
Ruth Boyle outlines the policy demands of this year's cross-organisation Challenge Poverty Week, and says it's time to build a fairer, greener country 

 
2023 marks several historic milestones that profoundly reshaped the landscape for LGBTQ+ communities