The House of Lords appointed a Select Committee on Charities, to consider issues related to sustaining the charity sector and the challenges of charity governance, on 25 May 2016. The Committee was appointed with a reporting deadline of 31 March 2017.

Rosie was appointed as the specialist adviser to the Committee, to assist the Committee in carrying out their review by providing a readily available source of expert and impartial advice.

The Committee published their report ‘Stronger charities for a stronger society’  on 26 March 2017.

The report and its recommendations can be found at: See

“We are also grateful to Rosie Chapman, who served as the Committee’s specialist adviser, for her advice and insight.’ (Paragraph 21 of ‘Stronger charities for a stronger society’.)