Category Archives: Policy

Governance round-up: March 2019

This month, we uncover a new charity governance model and delve into a new report on how the advancement of religion should no longer be a charitable purpose. Continue reading

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Funding round-up: March 2019

This month we discuss the spring statement, the decrease in charitable giving, a brand new service for charitable bequests and many more funding updates. Continue reading

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Rebalancing the relationship between large and small voluntary organisations

A new project to rebalance the relationship between large and small voluntary organisations bidding for contracts Continue reading

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The inside track: March 2019

This month's round-up includes the latest on Brexit, a bill to give trustees time off, and what the Independent Group means for charities. Continue reading

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Spring statement 2019 – a placeholder while the Brexit saga unfolds

Amid the ongoing Brexit turmoil, the chancellor's spring statement was more of a holding statement in lieu of a possible no deal. Continue reading

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Uncertainty reigns: What next after the PM’s second Brexit defeat?

Once again parliament has overwhelmingly rejected Theresa May's Brexit deal. What are the options for breaking the gridlock? Continue reading

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Public policy round-up: February 2019

A summary of the key regulatory and policy news for charities during February 2019 covering Brexit, the NHS Assembly and a new service for charitable bequests. Continue reading

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The dangers of a no-deal Brexit

No-deal Brexit would be harmful for charities and the people and causes they work for, says NCVO chief executive, Sir Stuart Etherington Continue reading

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Dealing with deficiencies – is the Brexit secondary legislation process working?

The government appears to be making policy changes through Brexit statutory instruments. Why should this matter to charities and what can they do? Continue reading

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Governance round-up: February 2019

This month's governance round-up looks at the latest news from the Charity Commission, several upcoming governance training sessions, events and new resources. Continue reading

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