Author Archives: Chris Walker

Chris Walker

About Chris Walker

Chris is a Senior External Relations Officer at NCVO, focusing on parliamentary work. He started his career working for several MPs in Parliament, and has also worked in public affairs and policy roles for the Federation of Small Businesses.

The civil society strategy: What it says about campaigning

The civil society strategy sets out a positive new tone on campaigning, but what does it mean in practice? Continue reading

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Nine tips for engaging with politicians

Long-term engagement with politicians can boost your campaigns - these tips can help you to engage effectively Continue reading

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The inside track: July 2018

This month's political round-up includes resignations and reshuffle news, and a committee report on the lessons of Carillion. Continue reading

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What do the DExEU resignations mean for charities and Brexit?

What do the DExEU resignations mean for charities and Brexit? Continue reading

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The inside track: June 2018

What does this week mean for Brexit – and the government? This month's political round-up looks at the latest events in Westminster, and includes news on our upcoming Campaigning Conference. Continue reading

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The inside track: May 2018

This month's political news round-up includes the latest on the withdrawal bill, a (limited) reshuffle and by-election news, and information about our upcoming Campaigning Conference. Continue reading

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The inside track: April 2018

This monthly blog looks at the key developments in UK politics and how these will affect charities. Continue reading

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Baroness Stowell – what happens next and do pre-appointment hearings matter?

Baroness Stowell is the preferred candidate for Charity Commission chair - what next and do pre-appointment hearings matter? Continue reading

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Getting Involved: Political participation

What are the trends of political participation and what lessons are there for charity campaigners? Continue reading

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What’s going on with opposition debates and how can charities use them?

The government keep losing votes - why aren't they contesting opposition motions, and how can charities take advantage? Continue reading

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