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News and views from Christian Aid Scotland

The latest news and views from Christian Aid Scotland.

 

Christian Aid Week 2017

Dorothy McClements holding a Diamond Award sign

This year's Christian Aid Week marked 60 years of people coming together to ring doorbells, hold coffee mornings, bake sales and book sales.

Celebrate

Welcome Juliet!

Juliet Cramb-Low

We are delighted to welcome Juliet Cramb-Low as Christian Aid's new Regional Support Officer for the West of Scotland.

Meet Juliet

Scotland - Act on Climate!

Christian Aid walkers at Whitelee windfarm

Join us in asking the First Minister to commit to a strong Climate Change Act.

New bill

Solas Festival

Sunny day at Solas Festival

Christian Aid Scotland will be at Solas Festival from 23-25 June.

Come along

Christian Aid Week paper quiz

Christian Aid Week 2017 logo

This year's Christian Aid Week paper quiz was on the musical theme of singers and bands.

Questions

Sally in Malawi

Sally Head of Scotland in Malawi

The Head of Christian Aid Scotland reports back on her recent trip to Malawi.

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Scottish campaigns spring clean

Group photo

Recent campaigns work in Scotland

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Christian Aid Week in Scotland

Christian Aid Week collectors at Waterloo station

A look at what's happening this Christian Aid Week in Scotland.

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Christian Aid Scotland annual review

Christian Aid supporter in front of wind turbines

A look back at what Christian Aid Scotland achieved in 2016.

Full report

Christian Aid Week book sales

Bird's eye view of the inside of the sale

Christian Aid Week means a lot of things in Scotland. And book sales is definitely one of them.

Read more

Malawi appeal total

Dr Alasdair Allan MSP

Dr Alasdair Allan MSP writes about Christian Aid Scotland's Malawi Food Crisis Appeal, which has raised over quarter of a million pounds.

Impact

The Big Shift - Clean up our cash

Big Shift Clean up our cash graphic

We all want to save for a rainy day, but what if our money is causing the storm?

Act now

Lent resources

Michael from South Sudan

Inspired by the hymn 'When I needed a neighbour', this year's Count Your Blessings calendar offers daily opportunities to give, act and pray during Lent.

Journey

Loving one another

Four Casa Noeli dos Santos staff

Christian Aid Scotland and the Scottish Episcopal Church have released a new resource that addresses gender-based violence.

Explore

Malawi appeal latest

Fatima Baela eating with her children

More than 2,000 families are receiving support.

Latest

Speak Up for the climate

Climate campaigners at Holyrood

Christian Aid Scotland supporters have been speaking up for the climate.

Thank you

Malawi Food Crisis appeal match funding

Carrying out cash transfers in Malawi

Christian Aid has secured further match funding from the Scottish Government.

Announcement

#ScotlandForAFairWorld roadshow

Christian Aid's Fiona Buchanan and school pupils during Christian Aid Week 2016

Christian Aid celebrates global citizenship education across Scotland.

Roadshow

Introduce a global dimension to your Harvest assembly!

Rodah, a Kenyan farmer

Christian Aid can help you to introduce the global dimension into your school.

Resources

Use Will Aid this November to support Christian Aid

Jo Dallas with staff from Macnabs solicitors

A simple way to support nine great charities including Christian Aid.

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Roseanna Cunningham

Portrait of Roseanna Cunningham

Roseanna Cunningham, the new Cabinet Secretary for the Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform, shares her vision for Scotland's approach to climate change over the coming years.

Leading role

Great news for Scotland's climate campaigners

Christian Aid campaigner in front of wind turbines

Scotland's campaigners against climate change have received a huge boost from the news that Scotland has exceeded its 2020 target for cutting greenhouse gases six years early.

Ambition

Global climate deal

Climate campaigners at a rally in Edinburgh

The UN agreement signed in Paris last December has the potential to transform the world's response to climate change.

Next steps

Economic empowerment in India and Bangladesh

Produce at organic farmers’ exhibition

Our latest community partnership will help women in India and Bangladesh to improve their incomes.

Partnership

Marathon couple

David and Ruth Rogerson in their marathon training gear

A couple from Polmont have joined forces to swim and run their first marathon together to raise funds for Christian Aid's In Their Lifetime innovation fund.

Going for it

A safe place to call home

Four Casa Noeli dos Santos staff

Casa Noeli dos Santos is the only church-run safe house in Brazil.

Refuge

10 Years of the International Development Fund

Malawian mother and child

Over the past 10 years, the Scottish Government's International Development Fund has supported Christian Aid's programmes in Malawi, Bangladesh and India.

Achievements

Christian Aid’s legacy of hope in Haiti

Woman with schoolchildren

An inspirational Christian Aid exhibition, featuring photos and artwork from Haiti, is touring Scotland.

Host exhibition

Community partnership - Balaka, Malawi

Two Malawian women and a child

By supporting our latest community partnership, your church can help a community hold healthcare providers to account in Malawi.

Support project

70 Years of Christian Aid

Anne Booth-Clibborn and Shona Brown holding signs

Head of Christian Aid Scotland, Kathy Galloway, reflects on her own early experiences of Christian Aid, and the lifelong dedication of many Christian Aid supporters.

Their stories

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