Category Archives: Politics and civil society

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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The inside track: August 2021

Our latest update on what’s going on in Westminster that might impact charities, including a number of bills and the latest on the levelling up agenda. Continue reading

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Governance round-up: July 2021

Trust in charities increases New research published by the Charity Commission shows that trust in charities is recovering to a six-year high. Continue reading

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The levelling up agenda: Developing a vision with charities and volunteers

Since we submitted our paper to government on the levelling up agenda, we share how we think the government should back charities and volunteering as well as our upcoming plans for this work. Continue reading

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The inside track: June 2021

Our latest political round-up includes news on including legislation on dormant assets and charity law, news on levelling up, and several by-elections. Continue reading

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The government’s levelling up agenda: Have your say

The government is developing a plan to improve everyday life across the UK. Find out how you can support and feedback into this agenda. Continue reading

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Governance round-up: April 2021

Our latest governance news, including reports, news and upcoming training and events. Continue reading

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Funding round up: March 2021

Our round-up of funding news in the last month, including the latest NPC report on the 'levelling up' agenda, the latest results from our Respond, Recover, Reset survey and news on both Lloyds Bank Foundation and covid-19 government funding. Continue reading

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The inside track: March 2021

Our latest update on what’s going on in Westminster that might impact charities, including a delay to the controversial police bill. Continue reading

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Spring Budget 2021

Last week the chancellor delivered his spring budget. The government’s plans had a strong focus on supporting business and addressing unemployment. Continue reading

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