Tag Archives: Independence and values

NCVO’s priorities for the next year

As we reach the end date of our five-year strategy, we reflect on the changes that have taken place in that time, and set out our plans for the coming year. Continue reading

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The Charity Commission’s report on Oxfam: Lessons for trustees and what you can do

Lessons for charity trustees on safeguarding. What trustees need to think about. Guidance and practical support for trustees on safeguarding. Continue reading

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Charity policy round-up: April 2019

This month's round-up of the latest policy news looks at the lessons for charities from the Charity Commission's report into the Garden Bridge Trust. Continue reading

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Our sector now has its own set of ethical principles

Dame Mary Marsh on how NCVO developed the ethical principles for charities published today. Continue reading

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Brexit, then what? It’s time for civil society to shape our future

In his new year letter to the sector, Sir Stuart Etherington considers the role civil society must play in a changing Britain. Continue reading

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Public policy round-up: December 2018

This blog provides a summary of the key policy and regulatory developments relevant to charities for December 2018 Continue reading

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A clear message on campaigning

The government has responded to our request for clarification on the use of 'adverse publicity clauses' in contracts. Continue reading

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Public policy round-up: November 2018

A summary of the key policy and regulatory developments for charities in November 2018. Continue reading

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International Safeguarding Summit: lessons for all charities

Lessons for all charities from the international safeguarding summit Continue reading

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The Charity Commission’s ‘Statement of Strategic Intent’: what it says, and what it should say

The Charity Commission's new five-year strategy is ambitious and laudable, but there could be more focus on regulatory basics. Continue reading

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