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Total raised for DEC Nepal Earthquake in Scotland reaches £4 million. £47 million donated across UK

Scots have donated £4 million to the DEC Nepal Earthquake Appeal since it launched last week. £47 million has now been raised in the UK as a whole, helping aid agencies to reach an estimated 310,000...

DEC Nepal Earthquake appeal raises more than £1.6 million in Scotland. Over £19 million raised across UK.

The Scottish public has donated over £1.6 million to the DEC Nepal Earthquake Appeal, a day after it was launched. This figure does not include the £250,000 donation announced by the Scottish...

DEC announces Nepal Earthquake Appeal in Scotland. First Minister announces £250,000 Scottish Government donation

The Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) in Scotland has today announced its appeal to help survivors of the devastating Nepal earthquake.   ...

The world must take big steps forward to make poverty history

Almost ten years after the G8 Summit in Gleneagles, the world must take big steps forward to make poverty history. Too many countries are set to break their promises to make poverty history,...

New funding announced from the Scottish Government

By Angus Nelson, Head of Fundraising in Scotland  Oxfam Scotland is delighted to have received further substantial support from the Scottish Government for our work in Malawi, as part...

DEC Scotland Welcomes £200,000 Scottish Government Donation to Ebola Crisis Appeal

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon announces support for DEC Ebola Crisis Appeal The Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) in Scotland has warmly welcomed a donation of £200,000 from...

DEC Ebola Appeal Launched in Scotland

The Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) in Scotland has launched an appeal for people affected by the Ebola Crisis in West Africa. ...

Oxfam is tripling its aid in Ebola hit countries as the disease spirals out of control

Scottish aid worker calls for action to stop the spread of Ebola ...

Aid: a legal act to end broken promises?

By Ryan McQuigg, Policy and Public Affairs Manager, Oxfam Scotland In 1970, the United Nations General Assembly adopted a resolution that included this goal: "Each economically...

Scots Donate £930,000 to Gaza Crisis Appeal

 DEC members reach 1.1m people in month after the appeal launch ...

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