5 Jul 2016
Bodies like Acevo and NCVO have failed to provide proper leadership and lacked a concerted response in defending charities from public criticism, Oxfam's director of communications said this week.
A charity founded by Conservative MP Liam Fox and run by Adam Werrity, who are currently at the centre of a political storm about the extent of Werrity’s involvement with the Ministry of Defence, has been removed from the Charity Commission’s register.
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The Charity Commission has reversed its original decision to allow the charity that looks after Arundells, the £6m home of former Prime Minister Sir Edward Heath, to sell the property.
There needs to be a complete rethink on board selection, responsibility and business knowledge - after all, a charity is still a business.
The Charity Commission has insisted it will continue to prioritise the most serious risk to the sector and its reputation, despite its funding constraints.
Mike Weaver, the ex-treasurer at Citizens Advice, has admitted that he resigned after just two months because he did not agree with the way the charity treats its pension liability in its accounts.
The Office for Civil Society has announced the 19 providers chosen to run the 2012 National Citizen Service programme, which will aim to reach three times as many young people as this year’s pilots.
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