Tag Archives: Civil Society

Important Reminders

Shropshire VCSA: Translating the Civil Society Strategy into local action A facilitated workshop: 9.15am to 12.30pm Monday 11th February 2019 Council Chamber, Shirehall, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury Find the invitation here: Shropshire VCSA – Civil Society Workshop Please book your place … Continue reading

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An Invitation – VCS Assembly Workshop

Shropshire VCSA: Translating the Civil Society Strategy into local action A facilitated workshop 9.15am to 12.30pm Monday 11th February 2019 Council Chamber, Shirehall Up and down the country, charities, social enterprises and community & voluntary organisations bind society together—and are … Continue reading

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Civil Society News

Independent Inquiry into Civil Society The Independent Inquiry into Civil Society is funded by: Barrow Cadbury Trust Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation UK City Bridge Trust Esmée Fairbairn Foundation Lankelly Chase Lloyds Bank Foundation for England and Wales Paul Hamlyn Foundation. The … Continue reading

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Civil Society Strategy Published

The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) has launched the first Civil Society Strategy in 15 years, which will build stronger communities by bringing businesses, charities and the public sector together, and put communities and charities at the … Continue reading

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Update On Civil Society Strategy

Update from NCVO: “The engagement exercise that DCMS ran to inform its civil society strategy ended earlier this month, and you can read NCVO’s response in Karl’s blog. I also attended the ‘Civil Society in the 21st century’ event, where the Minister Matt Hancock … Continue reading

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National Consultations and Policy Update

Culture is Digital Strategy to Unlock Potential of Culture Sector The Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) has published a report setting out a framework for how culture and technology can work together to increase participation and boost … Continue reading

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Fully Funded PhD Study Opportunity

The Centre for Regional Economic and Social Research (CRESR) at Sheffield Hallam University, in partnership with NCVO, is offering a fully funded ESRC PhD studentship as part of the ESRC White Rose Doctoral Training Partnership: “Understanding the impact of enduring … Continue reading

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Civil Society Strategy: Written statement

Made by: Lord Ashton of Hyde (Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport) “My hon. Friend the Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (Tracey Crouch) has made the following Written Ministerial Statement: I … Continue reading

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Join The Civil Society Futures Inquiry

A number of individuals and organisations have already committed to hosting conversations and contributing in other ways to the Civil Society Futures Inquiry. NAVCA are planning on hosting their own national ‘conversation’ as part of their annual event later this year, … Continue reading

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A Shared Society? The Independence Of The Voluntary Sector In 2017

The commissioning and regulatory environment is continuing to discourage charities from campaigning, according to ‘A Shared Society?  The independence of the voluntary sector in 2017′ which is the latest publication from Civil Exchange.  In it the think tank calls on … Continue reading

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