Funding news and views

Rt Hon Priti Patel, Secretary of State for International Development
Yesterday the new International Development Secretary faced Parliament for the first time; here is Bond's round up of DFID orals and her session with the International Development Committee.
14 September 2016
Currency exchange notice board
Post Brexit, foreign exchange rates are, and will continue to be, volatile. Here are some sensible steps NGOs can take to manage and mitigate the impact of currency volatility on their finances.
11 August 2016
Diving board
Commercial contracts are no longer the preserve of the private sector. International NGOs are taking on the dark side of the development sphere. Is your organisation ready to take the plunge?
26 July 2016

Funding in brief

The future of fundraising

Four trends that will reshape the nonprofit landscape.

SSIR 26 July 2016

Let’s talk about overheads

Overheads exist, so when approaching grantmakers for core funding, it’s vital that charities are able to measure, and convey to the funder, the real cost of the work they do.

Charity Choice 18 July 2016

MSF will no longer take funds from EU Member States and institutions

The medical humanitarian organisation Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF)  will no longer accept funds from the European Union and Member States. This is in opposition to their damaging deterrence policies and continued attempts to push people away from European shores.

MSF 17 June 2016