Category Archives: Policy

Governance round-up: September 2018

This month we look at the Commission's attitude towards serious incident reporting, research into the role of trustees and charity spending. Continue reading

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Funding and finance round-up: September 2018

This month's round-up includes news on the European Social Fund and Brexit, a free webinar on the Fundraising Code of Practice, the latest from Funding Central, and more. Continue reading

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Volunteering round-up: September 2018

This month we look back at our recent research and campaigning conferences. We also have an update on the volunteer experience research project, news on upcoming events, and more. Continue reading

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An action plan for a more open UK government

Andreas Pavlou on the importance of open government in driving transparency and reform, and how you can participate in a new government consultation Continue reading

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The inside track: September 2018

This month's political round-up includes new appointments, Brexit speculation and party conference previews. 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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Using the law to bring about social change

Many charities have campaigned for changes to the law in order to bring about social change. But what are the barriers to this sort of campaigning, and is it right for every cause? Continue reading

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Public services round-up: August 2018

In public services news from the last month, we cover the civil society strategy, the latest developments in the NHS, and a consultation on the European Social Fund. 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 it says about digital

The civil society strategy celebrates the opportunities brought by digital technologies throughout. Here we look at some of the promises made, as well as missed opportunities. Continue reading

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