5 Jul 2016
Julia Unwin, the outgoing chief executive of the Joseph Rowntree Foundation, urged philanthropists to find a new approach to tackling poverty, in the wake of the European Union referendum decision.
The Charity Commission has now made available its latest annual return for charities to fill in.
In the nine months between August 2015 and March 2016, the Information Commissioner's Office received 260 complaints about charities.
The level of trust in charities in Scotland has fallen slightly following negative media reports, according to reports published this week by the Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator.
There needs to be a complete rethink on board selection, responsibility and business knowledge - after all, a charity is still a business.
There has been a “widespread demonization” of civil society in recent years, and last year was a “dismal one for civil society around the world”, according to a report by international civil society alliance Civicus.
Charities must not ignore the public’s concerns over senior pay or overheads, the regulator's director of policy and communications said this morning.
The decision to leave the European Union is likely to lead to a reduced income for the charity sector, NCVO has warned in a briefing today.
Charities in the UK will have to adhere to data protection standards that are the “equivalent” of new European Union rules, despite last week’s referendum result, according to the ICO and Direct Marketing Association.