12 Feb 2015
Francis Maude, minister for the Cabinet Office, has reappointed William Shawcross as chair of Charity Commission for a second three-year term.
Sir Stephen Bubb, chief executive of Acevo, has called on the voluntary sector to reject NCVO’s recommendation that charity chief executives should ask trustees and senior staff to declare their political affiliations.
The Lobbying Act is tying charities in unnecessary red tape and has led several large and medium-sized charities to scale down their campaigning activities, according to a report released today.
The Charity Commission’ announcements about charities it investigates are misleading and risk unnecessarily damaging charities' reputations, a senior charity lawyer has warned.
26 Jan 2015
Charities associated with the Victims Services Alliance (VSA) must take more steps to comply with data protection requirements, according to a report by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO).
The “formalised systems of volunteer management” has been driven by legislation, safeguarding vulnerable adults and health and safety as well as leading umbrella organisation like the NCVO.
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A report released today by the National Council for Independent Action finds that charities hold back their campaigning activities over fears that they could face sanctions.
English National Opera has announced that its chair, Martyn Rose, will step down on 15 February after just two years in the post.
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