Keep updated with, and share the latest news from, about and of interest to community agency networks (CANs) and community groups across Scotland.

CASwiki news articles have a focus on news of community action for sustainability. This article is an offshoot from CASwiki's Scotland community action article and is for news and comment in that context. Image: The Princes Street Gardens and some buildings - left to right, the Scott Monument, the North British Hotel, Nelson's Monument and the City Observatory on Calton Hill, two bridges (Waverley in the foreground, North in the back), rooftops of Waverley Station - in Edinburgh.
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  • News Kelp help? How Scotland’s seaweed growers are aiming to revolutionise what we buy, theguardian.com (Jun 13, 2024)
  • News Making an exhibition of yourself: the gallery where anyone can add to the walls, positive.news (Jun 04, 2024)

May 2024[edit | edit source]

  • News Edinburgh Council bans advertising for fossil fuel companies, airlines, airports, fossil-powered cars, SUVs, cruise ships and arms manufacturers on council-owned advertising spaces, badverts.org (May 29, 2024) — across England, one-third of local authorities now have some form of restrictions on harmful advertising
  • News ‘The fear has properly set in’: how it feels to watch my home town disappear into the sea, theguardian.com (May 21, 2024)

April 2024[edit | edit source]

March 2024[edit | edit source]

  • News In Scotland, the circular economy is more than an occasion for eco-virtue. It’s ingenious and fun too, Daily Alternative (Mar 21, 2024)
  • News A mecca for rewilders: the community-led project restoring Scotland’s southern uplands, theguardian.com (Mar 20, 2024)
  • News Rewilding Nation declaration call for Scotland as Charter launched, scotlandbigpicture.com (Mar 15, 2024) — More than 2% of Scotland’s land now rewilding according to new figures
  • News All hands to the pumps: the colourful rise of community-owned pubs, positive.news (Mar 05, 2024)
  • News Launch of a new political project from the Alternative Global— SPRING, Alternative Editorial (Mar 01, 2024)

February 2024[edit | edit source]

  • News The Scottish Gaelic concept of Dúthchas urges that people and nature are deeply entangled. Let it guide the path to land reform, Daily Alternative (Feb 25, 2024)
  • News The Real Front Line, Alternative Editorial (Feb 04, 2024)

January 2024[edit | edit source]

  • News Renewables produce more than 100% of Scotland's electricity demand for first time, news.stv.tv (Jan 26, 2024)
  • News The community buyout projects leading Scotland’s self-help revolution, theguardian.com (Jan 01, 2024)

News sources[edit | edit source]

  • Source, news analysis from Common Weal, added 16:43, 11 April 2021 (UTC)

Blogs[edit | edit source]

Greener Together Blog, Greener Scotland

See also[edit | edit source]

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Authors Phil Green
License CC-BY-SA-3.0
Language English (en)
Related 5 subpages, 52 pages link here
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Created January 29, 2019 by Phil Green
Modified June 10, 2024 by Phil Green
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