An equality impact assessment involves assessing the likely or actual effects of policies or services on people in respect of disability, gender and racial equality. It helps us to make sure the needs of people are taken into account when we develop and implement a new policy or service or when we make a change to a current policy or service.
Public consultation on a package of draft documents about community resilience. The consultation documents included draft guidance for individuals and communities on how to prepare for emergencies and a draft strategic national framework for community resilience, which set out the Government’s contribution to build and enhance community resilience across the UK.
A series of online resources to enable individuals, communities and the organisations that support them to take part in emergency preparedness activities, in a way that complements the work of emergency responders.
Expressions of interest to become a Resolving Multiple Disadvantage Local Inclusion Lab area
The Giving Green Paper sets out the Government’s initial ideas for building a stronger culture of giving time and money to start a national debate on our society’s attitude to giving. This is not a conventional green paper.
A renewed Compact, the agreement which governs relations between the Government and civil society organisations in England, has been published today by Nick Hurd, Minister for Civil Society and Simon Blake, Chair of Compact Voice, the organisation which represents civil society organisations on the Compact.
Pre-qualification questionaire sift guidance for National Citizen Service Evaluation
Increasing the role of charities, social enterprises, mutuals and cooperatives in public service delivery.
The Office for Civil Society (OCS) and Department for Education (DfE) wish to commission an evaluation of the 2011 and 2012 NCS pilots to assess the success of the pilots in meeting the programme aims and to provide robust data to inform future decisions on NCS.
To be read in conjunction with the Pre-qualification questionaire Sift Guidance