The demonstration will take place outside the Charles Kennedy Building in Fort William.
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Lochaber MSP Kate Forbes has called on the Highland Council to pay foster carers a fee for each child placed with them in an attempt to open up additional places in the north of Scotland.
Lochaber and some schools on Skye will see a handful of their primary schools affected by the non-filling of the vacancies.
Highland Council has agreed to declare a climate emergency after pressure from Extinction Rebellion activists.
Foster carers in Lochaber and elsewhere in Highland region are the lowest paid in Scotland, according to figures obtained by local MSP Kate Forbes.
Kate Forbes says she finds it ‘heart-breaking’ that some of her most vulnerable constituents are sent miles away from home.
Highland Council says the court case which saw an Acharacle shellfish company fined for food safety offences last week, emphasised the importance of the legislation surrounding the harvesting, handing and distributing shellfish.
Campaigner says Highland Council should be publicly honest and open about what is happening to the climate and the ecosystem, and what will happen if we don’t treat it as an emergency.