Category Archives: Policy

Charity policy round-up: June 2020

A summary of the key policy and regulatory developments for charities in June 2020 Continue reading

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What do civil service reforms mean for charity influencing?

Michael Gove has set out the government's new approach to the civil service - what does this mean for charities? Continue reading

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Governance round-up: June 2020

This month, recommendations from the Charity Commission's report into RNIB and ACEVO's Home Truths report, plus the latest policy developments of interest to trustees Continue reading

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The Charity Commission’s report into the RNIB – issues for all trustees to think about

This blog draws out key lessons for trustees following the Charity Commission's statutory inquiry report into the RNIB Continue reading

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A temporary boost to Gift Aid during the covid-19 emergency

NCVO has joined a coalition of sector bodies calling on the government to temporarily boost the level of Gift Aid claimed on donations. We outline what this package looks like and how you can get involved. Continue reading

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Volunteering round-up: June 2020

Highlights from this months volunteering round-up include changes to NCVO's volunteering development unit, updated guidance for volunteers during coronavirus and information on the upcoming Voluntary Sector and Volunteering Research e-Conference. Continue reading

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Reflections on the ‘Home Truths’ report on racism in the charity sector – part 2

Members of NCVO’s equity, diversity and inclusion group share their initial responses to the recent report from Voice4Change England and Acevo on racism in the charity sector. Continue reading

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Reflections on the ‘Home Truths’ report on racism in the charity sector – part 1

Members of NCVO’s BAME network share their initial responses to the recent report from Voice4Change England and Acevo on racism in the charity sector. Continue reading

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The inside track: June 2020

Our latest update on what’s going on in Westminster that might impact charities, including more parliamentary focus on the impact of covid-19 on charities. Continue reading

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Public services: Lessons from coronavirus

With the House of Lords select committee on public services opening new inquiry, we set out what needs to change and how you can help us feed evidence in. Continue reading

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