Lindsay Clydesdale

Campaigns Press Officer, Scotland

All posts by Lindsay Clydesdale

Shop Donations Doubled By UK Government

Money Raised Will Be Matched.  ...

Andy Murray's Wimbledon win most uplifting moment of 2013

A survey commissioned by Oxfam  reveals that Andy Murray's Wimbledon win was the thing that lifted Scotland's spirits most in 2013, more than the fantastic summer weather and the birth...

Scottish Oxfam worker reports from the Syrian Refugee Crisis

Lindsay Clydesdale works for Oxfam Scotland. During July and August she spent five weeks in Jordan and Lebanon, working on Oxfam's response to the Syrian refugee crisis. ...

Primal Scream Support Oxfam's Love Syria Campaign

Primal Scream, The XX, Editors, Bombay Bicycle Club and more have shared their ultimate playlists with Oxfam to help raise awareness of the massive humanitarian crisis currently affecting Syrian...

Arms Trade Treaty Opens for Signature

History was made today at the United Nations as governments began to sign an Arms Trade Treaty designed to protect millions of people living in daily fear of armed violence and at...

Syria Needs Aid Not Arms

Last week the EU chose not to renew the arms embargo on Syria, which had prevented weapons being sent to the country. The UK and French governments argued for ending the embargo...

Scots dad: "We must finish the job on Arms Trade Treaty"

A Scots father who campaigned for global arms laws following the murder of his son will today attend an event to celebrate the adoption of the Arms Trade Treaty (ATT). David Grimason...

Scots Dad's call to finish the job on Arms Trade Treaty

A Scots father who campaigned for global arms laws following the murder of his son will today attend an event to celebrate the adoption of the Arms Trade Treaty (ATT). David Grimason will...

Scots Dad Welcomes Historic Arms Trade Treaty

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DEC Syria Appeal Receives £100,000 from Scottish Government

The Disasters Emergency Committee in Scotland has warmly welcomed a donation of £100,000 from the Scottish Government for the Syria Crisis Appeal. The announcement came as Scotland's political...