Member of the Month: The Fittie Community Development Trust

Member of the Month is a new regular feature through which we shine a spotlight on a SCCAN member and the amazing community climate action they undertake. Our first Member of the Month is the…Continue readingMember of the Month: The Fittie Community Development Trust

Fittie – Past, Present & Future. A Story.

Footdee, or Fittie as it’s known locally, is an historic planned village located on a spit of land at the mouth of Aberdeen Harbour, between the North Sea and the River Dee. It is surrounded…Continue readingFittie – Past, Present & Future. A Story.

River Mouth

Story Weaver Joana Avi-Lorie comes back from maternity leave and shares an illustrated poem that came to her mind as lightning thunder the first week after her son was born. A short creative reflection on…Continue readingRiver Mouth

Eddleston Water: Reflections on Natural Flood Management

In this 1000 Better Story Shona Macintosh (biog below) reflects on the challenges and solutions of natural flood management at Eddleston Waters in the Scottish Borders. In a traditional Scottish Borders hotel, over coffee and…Continue readingEddleston Water: Reflections on Natural Flood Management

Queen of the Skies

Queen of the Skies is written by Bernardo Esteves and describes his arrival into Edinburgh and the creative inspiration he found in the city. Bernardo grew up in the Portuguese countryside and is a Neuroscience…Continue readingQueen of the Skies

SCCAN Annual Gathering

Filmmaker and Composer Cameron Mackay, founder of the award winning production company Cameron Mackay Productions, filmed footage and interviews with SCCAN staff and guests at our SCCAN annual gathering which was held at Augustine United…Continue readingSCCAN Annual Gathering

Edinburgh Climate Action Network social media accounts promotion

The Edinburgh Climate Action Network has been set up by SCCAN to support communities in Edinburgh and to strengthen networks and connections between community groups to encourage community-led climate action in the city. It is…Continue readingEdinburgh Climate Action Network social media accounts promotion

Help Shape the Edinburgh Climate Action Hub – Take the Survey!

Are you ready to have an impact on shaping Edinburgh’s journey to a greener future? We invite you to participate in a powerful opportunity: our survey to shape the new Edinburgh Climate Action Hub. By taking…Continue readingHelp Shape the Edinburgh Climate Action Hub – Take the Survey!

ECAN Summer Garden Party

The Edinburgh communities Climate Action Network (ECAN) hosted a wide gathering of grassroots groups, individuals, organisations, businesses and policymakers with an interest in climate change.  Around 50 people joined Edinburgh communities Climate Action Network (ECAN)‘s…Continue readingECAN Summer Garden Party

Job: Member Engagement and Support Coordinator

Hours:  21 hours per week (0.6 FTE) generally Monday to Friday but some occasional evenings and weekends required Salary:   £30,240 (pro rata) Location:  Scotland – home working or co-working space Deadline: 5pm Friday 30th June Interview:…Continue readingJob: Member Engagement and Support Coordinator