Climate change is the greatest challenge of our time

Scotland’s emissions have reduced by 59% since 1990
If global temperatures rise more than this, catastrophic impacts are predicted
UK heatwave in summer 2022 was made 10 times as likely due to climate change

It's time for

Stop Climate Chaos Scotland (SCCS) is a diverse coalition of over 60 civil society organisations campaigning together on climate change in Scotland.

We believe that the Scottish
Government should take bold action to
tackle climate change, with Scotland
delivering our fair share of action to limit global temperature rises to 1.5 degrees,
championing international climate justice and inspiring others to take action.

Latest News

Environment watchdog says Scottish Government’s next climate plan must avoid previous legal failings, following challenge by campaigners

Today (Wednesday 28th February 2024) Scotland’s environment watchdog has outlined how the Scottish Government failed to comply with the...

Feb 28, 2024

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Take heart – around the world, people want to see action on climate change 

Why doesn’t anyone care about climate change as much as I do? It’s so easy to think this (and for this feeling to be backed up by the...

Feb 27, 2024

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41% forestry cut will torpedo net zero

Blog by George Anderson, PR and Communications Officer at Woodland Trust Scotland (also published in the RSGS magazine) The Scottish...

Feb 01, 2024

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2024 – the Post Office scandal and the need for climate leadership 

Blog by Mike Robinson, Chair of Stop Climate Chaos Scotland In January 2024 one story truly dominated the news headlines and the public...

Jan 24, 2024

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Scots urge party leaders to make new year commitment to climate action following missed targets and increasingly severe impacts

Today (Thursday 18th January 2024) a diverse group of organisations presented Scottish party leaders with a giant card containing their...

Jan 18, 2024

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