The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies has said it is poised to deliver aid to Venezuela, warning that it will not accept any interference from president Nicolas Maduro or opposition leader Juan Guaido.
Thousands of girls in Malawi will learn computer skills, thanks to funding from the Scottish Government.
The RAF has taken 20 tonnes of life-saving aid to survivors of the devastating Cyclone Idai which has torn through three southern African countries.
Additional aid funding has been announced by the Scottish Government to help support relief efforts in Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe following deadly flooding in the region.
A rise in the amount of cash being spent on overseas aid to £10 million a year shows Scotland is a "global good citizen".
In a “groundbreaking” move, Scotland’s leading mining charity has joined the battle to help communities cope with the devastating fallout from the closure of Longannet.