Category Archives: Charity

Government policy and funding round-up: December 2021

In this round-up, we share the latest government policy and funding announcements, including covid-19 vaccine requirements for care workers. Continue reading

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Preparing for vaccination as a condition of employment and volunteering

What's changing, the key implications and how to plan for changes to vaccination requirements for staff and volunteers delivering CQC rated health and social care services. Continue reading

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My reflections on Trustees’ Week 2021

After an excellent Trustees’ Week 2021, Sally Stephens found a lot to reflect on. It’s been fantastic to hear how so many organisations have been involved. Continue reading

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UK Charity Activity Tags launch

Dr Christopher Damm shares details of a new classification system for charities registered in the UK. Continue reading

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Governance round-up: October 2021 – Trustees’ Week special

Trustees' Week 2021 special, new research on trustee recruitment, launch of new EDI training and more. Continue reading

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Governance round-up: September 2021

Launch of new guide to recruiting Black and Asian charity trustees, Trustees Week 2021 plans, new guidance on setting up an organisation and more. Continue reading

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What we think the culture secretary got wrong about charities

NCVO responds to Oliver Dowden's article in the Telegraph about the work of charities, their funding, and the role of the Charity Commission and chair. Continue reading

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Governance round-up: August 2021

Following the lifting of restrictions in England last month, and an end to temporary changes to company law in March, we’ve updated our guidance on running meetings. Continue reading

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Covid-19: Charities share their responses to the lifting of restrictions 

In July and August, we hosted two events in response to the government’s lifting of covid-19 restrictions. Here, we summarise the key learnings.    Continue reading

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Governance round-up: June 2021

Check out the latest governance news, trainings and a job opportunity at NCVO. Continue reading

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