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.

The civil society strategy: One year on

One year after the publication of the government's civil society strategy, what progress has been made? What still needs to happen? And is a civil society strategy still necessary? Continue reading

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Charity policy round-up: July 2019

Our regular round-up of policy news that affects charities. This month we cover the big changes in Westminster, the recommendations from the Charity Tax Commission, changes to society lotteries, and more Continue reading

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The Safeguarding Training Fund Phase 1: what we are doing and what comes next

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Charity policy round-up: June 2019

A summary of the key policy and regulatory developments for charities in June 2019 Continue reading

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Almanac 2019 – the policy behind the data

What the treasure trove of data in the Civil Society Almanac tells us about emerging trends in the sector. Continue reading

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The Charity Commission’s report on Oxfam: Lessons for trustees and what you can do

Lessons for charity trustees on safeguarding. What trustees need to think about. Guidance and practical support for trustees on safeguarding. Continue reading

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Charity policy round-up: May 2019

NCVO is leading a partnership of organisations to deliver phase one of the Safeguarding Training Fund – find out what we learned in our research Continue reading

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Charity policy round-up: April 2019

This month's round-up of the latest policy news looks at the lessons for charities from the Charity Commission's report into the Garden Bridge Trust. Continue reading

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The Safeguarding Training Fund – what you need to know

What is the Safeguarding Training Fund and what is NCVO's role? Continue reading

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Public policy round-up: March 2019

NCVO will be delivering the first phase of the new safeguarding training fund. Plus, the latest from the Charity Commission and other recent policy news. Continue reading

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