#Scotland

  • Article: Poorest More Than Twice as Likely to Die From COVID-19 in Scotland: Data

    Poorest More Than Twice as Likely to Die From COVID-19 in Scotland: Data

    By Helen Lock|May 18, 2020

    Campaigners say a rethink is needed to tackle the link between low income and poor health. Read more

  • Article: Universal Basic Income Program in Finland Improved Participants' Well-Being

    Universal Basic Income Program in Finland Improved Participants' Well-Being

    By Brandon Wiggins|May 7, 2020

    Government representatives in Scotland and Spain have proposed universal basic income. Read more

  • Article: The Most Important Climate Summit Since the Paris Agreement Is Suspended Over COVID-19

    The Most Important Climate Summit Since the Paris Agreement Is Suspended Over COVID-19

    By James Hitchings-Hales|April 2, 2020

    COP26 was due to come to Glasgow in November, but has been pushed to 2021 due to coronavirus. Read more

  • Article: HIV Prevention Drug PrEP to Be Available on the NHS in England

    HIV Prevention Drug PrEP to Be Available on the NHS in England

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 17, 2020

    It's been hailed as a "milestone moment" by health campaigners. Read more

  • Article: Scotland Just Passed a Bill to Provide Free Period Products

    Scotland Just Passed a Bill to Provide Free Period Products

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 26, 2020

    Parliament will review the proposal before it becomes law. Read more

  • Article: How People in Scotland Are Crowdfunding Solar Energy Projects in Africa

    How People in Scotland Are Crowdfunding Solar Energy Projects in Africa

    By Helen Lock|Feb. 25, 2020

    The UK aid-funded platform Energise Africa has helped 452,000 people switch from kerosine to solar. Read more

  • Article: The Scottish Government Just Rejected a Bill That Would Guarantee Free Period Products

    The Scottish Government Just Rejected a Bill That Would Guarantee Free Period Products

    By Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 10, 2020

    Advocates say the bill is necessary to completely end stigma. Read more

  • Article: These Bognor Regis Fridge Makers Are Helping Save Lives All Over the World
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    These Bognor Regis Fridge Makers Are Helping Save Lives All Over the World

    By Imogen Calderwood|Dec. 11, 2019

    From an English seaside town to Djibouti — a British invention is protecting children from disease. Read more