Author Archives: Elizabeth Chamberlain

Elizabeth Chamberlain

About Elizabeth Chamberlain

Elizabeth is head of policy and public services at NCVO. She has been part of the policy team since 2008, as the expert on charity law and regulation. Her policy interests also include charity campaigning, the sector’s independence, transparency, and accountability.

Charity policy round-up: July 2020

Summary of the key policy and regulatory changes affecting charities in July 2020 Continue reading

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Charity policy round-up: June 2020

A summary of the key policy and regulatory developments for charities in June 2020 Continue reading

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The Charity Commission’s report into the RNIB – issues for all trustees to think about

This blog draws out key lessons for trustees following the Charity Commission's statutory inquiry report into the RNIB Continue reading

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Charity policy round-up: May 2020

As we enter the third month of lockdown, policy news continues to be focused on the issues that the covid-19 crisis is causing. Continue reading

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Lifting the lockdown: The challenges our members face and how we are helping

You've been telling us how the easing of the lockdown is affecting you. We summarise the key issues and highlight practical support to help. Continue reading

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The government’s covid-19 recovery strategy: Implications for charities

What the government's covid-19 recovery strategy means for charities Continue reading

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Making the government’s covid-19 support schemes work better for charities

Our recommendations to government on the coronavirus support measures it has announced. Continue reading

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Charity policy round-up: April 2020

A summary of the key policy and regulatory developments for charities in the context of covid-19 for April 2020. Continue reading

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Government funding for charities: An important start but more is needed

What's in the chancellor's support package for charities and why specific funding for charities is necessary. Continue reading

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Charity policy round-up: March 2020

A summary of the policy and regulatory issues for charities during the coronavirus outbreak. Continue reading

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