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Our vision is of a world where everyone can enjoy a healthy environment
and a fair share of the earth's resources

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Our vision is of a world where everyone can enjoy a healthy environment and a fair share of the Earth’s resources. Climate change is the greatest threat to this aim, that’s why we’re campaigning for a just transition to a 100% renewable, nuclear-free, zero-fossil-fuel Scotland.

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April

2018

Air Pollution

Scottish Parliament to debate air pollution crisis

The Scottish Parliament will today debate Scotland’s air pollution crisis in response to a recent Inquiry by the Environment Climate Change and Land Reform Committee. The Committee’s report: questioned the lack of urgency of action toward delivering the Scottish Government’s target of meeting EU air quality standards by 20

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04

April

2018

Climate

Shell faces historic legal action in The Netherlands for failure to act on climate change

Shell has more than 50 North Sea interests and is amongst 10 biggest climate polluters.

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29

March

2018

Air Pollution

New funding for Low Emission Zone should drive higher ambition

Commenting on the confirmation that the Scottish Government will fund nearly £8m of bus upgrades for Glasgow, Friends of the Earth Scotland’s Director Dr Richard Dixon said: “This is good news for the people of Glasgow. We have been seeking clarification for months over funding for the Low Emission Zone in Glasgow.

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Waste

10 tips for Plastic Free Fridays

Helping you think about single-use plastics in your life and how you can leave them behind.

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27th April 2018, 2:00 pm

SCCS (Oxfam) Climate Action Workshop St Andrew’s

University of St Andrew's
Committee Room
St Andrew's
KY16 9AJ
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23rd June 2018, 2:00 pm

SCCS (Oxfam) Climate Action Workshop Irvine

Harbour Arts Centre
114-116 Harbour Street
Irvine
KA12 8PZ
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16th June 2018, 2:00 pm

SCCS (Oxfam) Climate Action Workshop Glasgow

Renfield St Stephens Centre
260 Bath Street
Glasgow
G2 4JP



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