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11 Aug 2015 | Kirsty Weakley

The chief executive of Acevo has warned that the media needs to be “less hypocritical” in its coverage of charities following the collapse of Kids Company.

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Charity Commission Northern Ireland

Some 1,200 charities failed to register with the Charity Commission for Northern Ireland within the three-month deadline, according to the regulator’s annual report released yesterday.

Navca members growing much more optimistic about the future

Optimism has risen sharply among representative bodies for local charities, according to a quarterly survey published by Navca yesterday.

OSCR rewrites guidance for clarity

OSCR, the Scottish Charity Regulator has “extensively rewritten and reformatted” its Meeting the Charity Test guidance, which helps trustees ensure they obey charity law.

Frances O’Grady and Megan Dunn

The National Union of Students and Trades Union Congress have signed a partnership to run joint trade union and student movement campaigns over the coming year.

They need to look outside their own organisation and look at others who are doing similar work to see if they are doing it better or more efficiently. If they are, that doesn't mean they should immediately close or seek to merge but it does mean that something needs to change.

» 'If you aren't making a difference, it's okay to call it a day', Commission chief executive says

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The Department for Social Development in Northern Ireland has opened a consultation that could lead to charities having to file accounts with the regulator from next January.

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