Funding news and views

Connected dots
We have received a letter from the Secretary of State for International Development, with an update on the Civil Society Partnership Review, which we have been asked to share with the Bond network.
26 May 2016
Comic Relief has introduced its new grants strategy, which aims to fund new initiatives, as well as continuing to support existing partners and projects.
19 May 2016
Campaigners waving flags
The government will continue to consider the comments of all interested parties before implementing the anti-advocacy clause.
28 April 2016

Funding in brief

Is the Grand Bargain a big deal?

The "Grand Bargain" is the name for a package of reforms to humanitarian funding, launched at the World Humanitarian Summit. Ben Parker analyses the commitments made in Istanbul to make emergency aid finance more efficient and effective.

IRIN 24 May 2016

Improving cost management within NGOs and cost recovery from donors

Sign up for phase two of the Mango and Bond cost benchmarking survey by Friday 12 August 2016 to improve your cost recovery practice.

Mango 24 May 2016

Government seeks views on the Big Lottery Fund

The government is seeking views on new directions for the Big Lottery Fund that could make the grant-making body less bureaucratic and more focused on the benefits of the projects it funds.

Third Sector (subscriber only) 23 May 2016