Resources on the topic of Big Society

Transition Fund

Documents relating to the £100 million Transition Fund to assist charities, voluntary groups and social enterprises affected by public spending reductions including the Equality Impact Assessment.

Tue, 08/03/2011

Growing the Social Investment Market: A vision and strategy

A new strategy to grow the social investment market giving charities and social enterprises access to new, potentially multi-billion pound, capital

Mon, 14/02/2011

Giving Green Paper

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.

Wed, 29/12/2010

Government, Voluntary and Community sector agree new Compact for working in partnership

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.

Tue, 14/12/2010

Principles of good employment practice

A statement on principles of good employment practice and the withdrawal of the Two-Tier code by the Minister of the Cabinet Office Francis Maude.

Mon, 13/12/2010

Pre-qualification questionaire sift guidance for National Citizen Service Evaluation

Pre-qualification questionaire sift guidance for National Citizen Service Evaluation

Wed, 08/12/2010

Modernising Commissioning Green Paper

Increasing the role of charities, social enterprises, mutuals and cooperatives in public service delivery.

Tue, 07/12/2010

Evaluation of National Citizen Service - Description of requirements

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.

Fri, 26/11/2010

Pre-qualification questionaire for Evaluation of National Citizen Service

To be read in conjunction with the Pre-qualification questionaire Sift Guidance

Fri, 26/11/2010

Francis Maude speech unveiling new support for mutuals

Speech by Minister for the Cabinet Office Francis Maude at the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea unveiling new support for public service mutuals, building on the Government’s Pathfinder programme.

Wed, 17/11/2010

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