10 Mar 2014
The British Pregnancy Advisory Service is planning to appeal a fine of £200,000 issued by the data security regulator after an anti-abortion hacker gained access to thousands of client names, addresses and phone numbers and threatened to publish them.
Funders will be encouraged to improve their performance on sharing learnings in the trial of a website that will allow funders to share and access information on successful grants and knowledge gained.
Sandie Foxall-Smith discusses the differences she observed and the things she learned on moving from the private sector to the charity sector.
Think tanks should be required by law to list all their donors and the amount of their donations, every year. We would probably find that, indirectly, they are as heavily funded by government as charities but with a lot less value to society.
TimeBank and Community Development Exchange have been told they have failed in their bids to secure further funding from the Office for Civil Society’s strategic partner programme.
An investigation into how well the public, private and voluntary sectors are set up to prevent, respond to and clamp down on fraud has shown civil society to be lagging well behind the other two sectors.
The first steps towards charity regulation have been taken by the Charity Commission for Northern Ireland today as it begins regulatory scrutiny of all charities registered with HMRC for tax purposes.
The Charities Bill, which will consolidate existing charity legislation, is going through Parliament.
25 Mar 2014
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