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Sharing Scotland’s Climate Action Story

Last night European leaders met in Brussels to agree a climate and energy package for the European Union up until 2030 - the outcome was disappointing: it lacked the ambition we all know is needed. ...

World Food Day

Today is designated World Food Day by the United Nations. It's a time to recognise that despite living in a world that produces enough food for everyone, 1 in 8 people still go to bed hungry. ...

Our Commonwealth of Food - Nourish Conference 2014

Guest blog by Pete Ritchie, Executive Director of Nourish Scotland ...

Scots Dad welcomes major milestone for Arms Trade Treaty. Legislation will enter into force within months

David Grimason, whose son was killed by a gunman with an illegal weapon, has strongly welcomed news that today 50 states will have ratified the Arms Trade Treaty (ATT). ...

Scotland's world-leading climate legislation

This week world leaders will gather in New York to galvanise global action to tackle climate change. It's crucial that leaders work together to lay the path for ambitious targets on climate...

Post Referendum Statement

In the run up to the referendum, people in Scotland engaged in vibrant discussions about what type of country they want for themselves, their families, their communities and for the country as a...

We care about inequality. Do you?

Oxfam Scotland is challenging politicians on both sides of the debate on Scottish independence to say how they believe we should tackle inequality. Whatever the outcome, we know we need action. ...

Scots Donate £930,000 to Gaza Crisis Appeal

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

A mobile clinic brings healthcare to families who have lost everything

Last week in Scotland, and across the UK, the Disasters Emergency Committee launched a Gaza Crisis appeal. Scots have now raised £434,000 for this appeal. You can join them by donating here. ...

Scots urged to back Oxfam's Gaza Appeal

The crisis in Gaza is fast spiralling out of control with water supplies critically low and a public health crisis imminent, Oxfam warned today. The collapse of the latest brief ceasefire...

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