15 May 2014
Oxfam’s international secretariat has made the decision in principle to move its headquarters from Oxford to either Bangkok or Nairobi as part of a wider objective to devolve power from the northern to the southern hemisphere.
The long aversion to paying fundraisers on commission has become not only outdated, but threatens to stifle entrepreneurialism in the sector. Joe Saxton says charities deserve better.
NCVO president Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts believes the Sorp should be shortened and the Trustee Act reviewed, in order to encourage more people to set up charitable foundations.
Depaul UK and Broadway have urged charities to ensure they provide adequate references for former employees working with vulnerable people.
The voluntary sector was "given a voice" during the 2010 election campaign according to research conducted by the Third Sector Research Centre.
One thing we really do need is leadership in the Charity Commission that is truly and transparently independent from the party in power.
Hazel Blears is to head a new Labour backbench committee focused on social action and civil society.
The Directory of Social Change has labelled the government’s consultation on the sector’s infrastructure “shambolic” and likened it to Labour’s controversial ChangeUp programme.
Deborah Nathan investigates the implications of the Equality Act 2010 on the risk of discrimination claims in relation to immigration status requirements.
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