Challenging poverty in the UK

Last week, on 8th and 9th November, the UN Special Rapporteur on Extreme Poverty and Human Rights visited Scotland. The Rapporteur Philip Alston met with those living in [...]

Scottish Child Abuse Inquiry

The Scottish Child Abuse Inquiry has published its findings into residential institutions run by the Daughters of Charity of St Vincent de Paul. They conclude that children [...]

Poverty and human rights

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights states clearly that everyone has a right to a basic standard of living.  But, we know that in Scotland, there are many living [...]