18 Sep 2014
Ciaran Devane, chief executive of Macmillan Cancer Support, is to leave after seven years as chief executive to head up the British Council.
The phone-hacking scandal holds some clues as to why the Big Society has struggled to get off the ground. But the rapidly-shifting media landscape offers great opportunities for campaigners, says Robert Ashton.
Trade union Unite is to hold a demonstration tomorrow protesting against cuts to the voluntary sector.
The chief executive of the Independent Schools Council has stood down in order to defuse a dispute which saw 250 headteachers vote to leave the umbrella organisation.
Has the taxpayer gained? I don't think so - the small savings to the Treasury (after the redundancy costs) are far outweighed by the damaging consequences of an under-resourced charity regulator.
Beatbullying has launched a £1m TV, print, outdoor and online advertising drive that highlights the plight of almost a million young people in the UK that are currently not in education, employment or training (Neet).
The Panel on the Independence of the Voluntary Sector has launched a consultation inviting sector views on the state of the sector’s independence.
An NCVO working group has called on the Charity Commission and HMRC to improve information sharing, and to consult with the sector on proposed regulatory changes which aim to reduce fraud in the sector, in a new report on managing risk.
Executive teams need to invest more time with their charity boards, says Tesse Akpeki.
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