13 Sep 2016
Oxfam International has announced that it will move the Oxfam International Secretariat from Oxford, where it was founded, to Nairobi, Kenya.
The Charity Commission has opened a statutory inquiry into a young people’s charity over concerns about conflicts of interest and about how it managed its property.
Macmillan Cancer Support has come top of the mid-year rankings for YouGov’s charity brand index, which measures public perception of individual organisations, but charities across the board have seen their score drop.
A date for the PFRA’s Extraordinary General Meeting at which members will vote on the organisation’s proposed merger with the IoF will be confirmed tomorrow, according to a spokeswoman.
There needs to be a complete rethink on board selection, responsibility and business knowledge - after all, a charity is still a business.
A Kurdish charity has been removed from the register of charities and its board disqualified from trusteeship after a Charity Commission investigation found it had links to a terrorist leader.
The Daily Mail has apologised for describing the Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust as "pro-terrorist" and has clarified that the charity does not support or fund terrorism, following an article printed in May.
The OCS will provide £1.7m over four years and work with a group of charitable funders to generate match-funding for a programme to boost governance and leadership skills within the voluntary sector.
The Directory of Social change has called for the Fundraising Regulator to seek a “statutory grant to fund its operations” as part of its submission to the new regulator’s discussion on its levy and registration proposals.