Tag Archives: Charity Commission

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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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 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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Charity policy round-up: May 2020

As we enter the third month of lockdown, policy news continues to be focused on the issues that the covid-19 crisis is causing. Continue reading

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Charity policy round-up: September 2019

This blog provides a summary of the key policy and regulatory developments for charities in the month of September 2019 Continue reading

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Funding round-up: September 2019

This month, what the government's spending round means for charities, news on the UK shared prosperity fund, no-deal Brexit funding, and more Continue reading

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Spending round 2019 – an end to austerity or a pause?

The chancellor delivered his one-year spending round amid continued turmoil over the UK's future relationship with the EU. We look at the possible impacts of today's announcements. Continue reading

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Charity policy round-up: August 2019

This blog provides a summary of the key policy and regulatory changes relevant to charities and volunteering for the month of August 2019 Continue reading

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Governance round-up: July 2019

This month we look at the Charity Commission's upgrade in support of whistleblowers, the decision to record trustee names on the charity register from April 2020 and cyber security guidance for trustees. Continue reading

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Governance round-up: June 2019

This month, we take a look at the new micro charity governance tool, Ireland's endorsement of their charity governance code and whether we require the role of an honorary treasurer anymore. Continue reading

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