Here is my blog that accompanied the launch of the consultation on the proposed new Charity Governance Code. Yesterday, the start of Trustee Week, saw the launch of consultation on a refreshed and renamed Charity Governance Code. The Code is overseen by a Steering Group of ACEVO, Association of Chairs, ICSA: The Governance Institute, NCVO, […]

November 8th, 2016

Posted In: Accountability, Governance, Public Trust and Confidence, Regulation, Transparency, Uncategorized

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Here’s a link to an article I’ve written for ICSA’s April edition of their Governance & Compliance magazine about some of the big questions for charities, their trustees and the Voluntary & Community Sector Governance Code Steering Group to consider in the lights of sector’s recent governance developments. Do please send me or the Code […]

April 4th, 2016

Posted In: Governance, Public Trust and Confidence, Regulation

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ICSA asked me for my ‘tuppence’ worth on governance challenges facing charities this year, and looking forward, as part of a bigger article they were writing.  The full article can be found here and my responses to their questions are below: What do you think has been the most significant governance development over the past 12 […]

November 19th, 2014

Posted In: Charity Commission, Governance, Public Trust and Confidence, Regulation, Transparency

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Since publication of the Inquiry report into the pay of charity senior executives I’ve been asked several times about how the Inquiry’s recommendations for charities sit against expectations in the private and public sectors. To help answer the question I have prepared a chart for charities to see how they compare against these sectors.  Space […]

August 1st, 2014

Posted In: Public Trust and Confidence, Regulation


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