Category Archives: Politics and civil society

Autumn Budget and Comprehensive Spending Review 2021

The Autumn Statement sets out the government’s short-term plans, while the Spending Review gives a multi-year view of policies and associated spending. Continue reading

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Governance round-up: October 2021 – Trustees’ Week special

Trustees' Week 2021 special, new research on trustee recruitment, launch of new EDI training and more. Continue reading

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The inside track: October 2021

Our latest update on what’s going on in Westminster that might impact charities, including various bills going through parliament. Continue reading

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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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