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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.

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UK government names charity as point of contact for public wanting to home refugees - but charity says it wasn't consulted

Leading human rights groups have warned that the Tories’ proposed trade union bill is “a major attack on civil liberties in the UK”

Martin Johnstone visited Sighthill in 2001 and challenged his own prejudices towards its 3,500 resident asylum seekers. Now, he argues, we must all do the same

NGOs and government must do more to support refugees

A massive effort is under way in Scotland to help those caught up in the refuge crisis, says Anna Macleod

Mercy Corps' Simon O'Connell on a human response to the refugee crisis

Is the employability sector up to the job?

The Scottish Catholic International Aid Fund has launched an emergency appeal to help thousands of refugees