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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.
In this month's NIDOS News: Ahead of the Holyrood elections, we examine the manifestos to see what the political parties have to say on international development; Cabinet Office 'pauses' implementation of the anti-advocacy clause; and we hear about some of the innovative projects our members our members are working on around the world.
Global Justice Now blogs about the Panama Papers leaks, and how the global economy is rigged to allow the super-rich to launder money, dodge sanctions and evade tax.
SCVO is working on a human rights campaign to encourage organisations in our sector to pursue human rights-based approaches in their work. NIDOS members are invited to get involved by contributing a blog or case study.
SCIAF gives an overview of its work with Index-Based Livestock Insurance (IBLI), an innovative insurance scheme that aims to safeguard pastoralist communities against loss of livestock during drought.
With just days remaining until the elections on 5 May, we examine the manifestos of the five political parties currently represented in the Scottish Parliament through the lens of international development.
Join NIDOS and our partners for a workshop on disability mainstreaming and how organisations can ensure that their programmes are designed to be...
The Journey to Justice mobile exhibition tells extraordinary stories of ‘ordinary’ men, women and children involved in the civil rights movement...
Hosted by Bond and Think Global, this training course will give you a clear understanding of UK public attitudes towards international development...
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