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.

Public policy round-up: October 2018

Update on the key policy and regulatory developments relevant to charities that happened during the month of October 2018 Continue reading

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International Safeguarding Summit: lessons for all charities

Lessons for all charities from the international safeguarding summit Continue reading

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The Charity Commission’s ‘Statement of Strategic Intent’: what it says, and what it should say

The Charity Commission's new five-year strategy is ambitious and laudable, but there could be more focus on regulatory basics. Continue reading

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Public policy round-up: September 2018

This blog provides an overview of the key policy and regulatory changes of interest to charities for the month of September 2018 Continue reading

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The great society lotteries debate: It goes on

Our response to the DCMS consultation on society lottery reform, including whether caps on the size of society lotteries and on prizes should be increased. Continue reading

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Public policy round-up: August 2018

An overview of some of the key policy and regulatory developments of relevance to charities that happened in August 2018 Continue reading

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The civil society strategy: What you need to know

The main themes and key recommendations of the government's civil society strategy, with our commentary. Continue reading

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Public policy round-up: June–July 2018

A midsummer update on the key policy and regulatory developments relevant to charities for the months of June and July 2018 Continue reading

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Public policy round-up: May 2018

This blog provides a summary of some of the key regulatory and policy developments relevant to charities that happened in May 2018. Continue reading

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Public policy round-up: April 2018

A summary of the key policy and regulatory developments during the last month, including publication of the final report from the House of Commons committee on citizenship and civic engagement, highlights from our Annual Conference, and the future of the National Lottery. Continue reading

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