Category Archives: Policy

Full-time social action review: NCVO response

Last month, NCVO responded to the DCMS independent review into full-time social action. Continue reading

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Taken on Trust research

Our response to the findings in the Charity Commission's research into the awareness and the effectiveness of charity trustees in England and Wales Continue reading

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What’s going on with opposition debates and how can charities use them?

The government keep losing votes - why aren't they contesting opposition motions, and how can charities take advantage? Continue reading

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Public services news round-up: October 2017

The Living Wage Foundation's new report into low pay in the sector and other news from the public services sphere Continue reading

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Public policy round-up: October 2017

A summary of the key policy and regulatory developments affecting charities in October 2017 Continue reading

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Proposals for the Annual Return 2018: what information should charities be giving?

This blog explains the Charity Commission's consultation on changes to the Annual Return 2018 and identifies key issues for charities to consider Continue reading

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Volunteering round-up: October 2017

Full-time social action review, digital and volunteering, mental health and volunteering, training, events and more Continue reading

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What’s it like in government? We can help set up your own ‘day in the life’

Applications are open for this year's ‘A Day in the Life’ work shadowing programme Continue reading

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Public policy round-up: September 2017

A summary of some of the key regulatory and policy changes relevant to charities for September 2017 Continue reading

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Public services news roundup: September 2017

NCVO’s 'A Day In The Life' work shadowing scheme for voluntary sector and civil service staff is returning for its seventh year. Continue reading

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