Tag Archives: Localism

Building devolution from the ground up

Charities are important partners for local government when devolution plans are being developed and delivered. However, NCVO research suggests this isn't happening nearly enough. Continue reading

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The Road Ahead: What will 2017 mean for charities?

A taster of NCVO's Road Ahead 2017 report, which looks at the key drivers shaping the future of the voluntary sector by carrying out a PEST analysis. Continue reading

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Public services news round-up: January 2017

Volunteering and public services, small charity friendly commissioning, outcomes-based contracts, VAT after Brexit, Commissioning Academy & Constructive Voices Continue reading

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Public services news round-up: November 2016

The autumn statement, sustainability and transformation plans, public sector perceptions, criminal justice, person-centred care and training. Continue reading

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Pragmatic co-production: Utopian dream or key to the future of civil society?

Srabani Sen discusses why she thinks that pragmatic co-production is key for the evolution of civil society Continue reading

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Social capital: Then and now

How interest in social capital has evolved over time and opportunities for new research Continue reading

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Budget 2016: A sigh of relief

What the chancellor said, and what he didn't say – the key points for charities. Continue reading

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NCVO public services news round up – November 2015

This month's round up looks at the Spending Review, Community Life Survey, social investment and new models of public service delivery Continue reading

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Spending Review 2015 – What we heard from the Chancellor

The best news for many NCVO members was a very welcome step back from a planned £300m raid on BLF’s funding. Continue reading

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The four things to watch for in the Autumn Statement

The significance of what will be announced on 25 November cannot be understated. Continue reading

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