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: 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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What can we learn from the investigation into Save the Children?

The Charity Commission has now published the results of its inquiry into Save the Children. We've identified the key findings from the report along with the lessons we can learn from it going forward. Continue reading

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Charity policy round-up: February 2020

This month's policy news digest includes our budget submission to the government, the latest reports from the Charity Commission and the Fundraising Regulator, and more Continue reading

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Charity policy round-up: January 2020

Our regular summary of charity policy developments in the last month. Continue reading

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