10 Sep 2015
A full and frank explanation of the reasoning behind Amnesty International's pay-off packages to Irene Khan and Kate Gilmore has been given by the organisation's international executive committee (IEC) chairman, Peter Pack, in which he describes the payment to Khan of over £533,000 as the "least-worst option".
Nick Hurd was forced to defend the Charity Commission yesterday following a barrage of criticism from MPs in relation to its handling of religious organisations in the registration process.
The Church of England has written to the Chancellor to request an exemption for places of worship in the extension of VAT to alterations in listed buildings, claiming the Budget measure could cost the Church up to £20m per year.
Shadow Minister for civil society , Gareth Thomas is right when he states its benefits will be too late for many organisations. Voluntary organisations need the benefits now, not in another three years time.
The Cabinet Office has announced the six new board members of the Charity Commission that will replace the current governance team at the regulator serving under William Shawcross as chair.
With 158 pages of analysis and recommendations, we thought we could all do with an easy-to-read overview of the Charities Act Review. So Niki May Young created this tasty little infographic outlining the key figures on Lord Hodgson's report.
Niki May Young reviews the film that fronts the Scout Association's latest perception-shifting digital campaign, Expect More.
Filters that will remove some minor offences and cautions from the new Disclosure and Barring Service are effective from today.