Welcome to NIDOS
NIDOS is the network in Scotland that unites the international development sector to promote effectiveness and collectively influence the policy agenda. Our aim is to strengthen the contribution of Scottish organisations to reducing inequality and poverty worldwide.
"When I heard the news last night I joined many millions of people around the world in both mourning and celebrating an inspirational leader and a great fighter for justice in South Africa and around the world".
A new GPAF funding round opened on Friday 29th November, focusing on MDG 1 - 'Eradication of extreme poverty and hunger', with a thematic focus on jobs and livelihoods. Funding will be available through both the GPAF funding windows: the Community Partnership window (open to Small UK-based not for profit organisations with an average income of less than £1m per annum for the past 3 years) and the Impact window (open to medium sized UK-based not for profit organisations).
World Aids Day is held each year on 1 December and is an opportunity to unite to fight against HIV, to show support for people living with HIV and to commemorate people who have died.
The International HIV AIDS Alliance brings together organisations and people working across the world and the following link provide updates from action and progress on different continents.
Yesterday, the Scottish Government published its White Paper on independence: “Scotland’s Future”. The White Paper outlines an approach by the Scottish Government for: ‘Delivering a coherent approach to international development across all Scottish Government policies - crucially trade, environment, defence and finance’ with several key propositions that will guide their approach to international development.
New NIDOS report sets out recommendations for Scotland’s international development policy
This 3 week course aims to enhance the capacity of civil servants, diplomats from Permanent Missions and Ministries of Foreign Affairs,...
George McBean is a Scottish artist who has worked for UNICEF and who is author of the crime novel ‘Children of the Moon’. George will give an...
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