September 22, 2021

Threats to civil society organisations intensified by pandemic

A new report from the EU Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) has been published, calling on policymakers to foster a more conducive working environment for civil society, […]
July 16, 2021

Study highlights worrying trend of narrowing civic space in the Western Balkans

The Balkan Civil Society Development Network (BCSDN) has published a new report, highlighting that civic space is narrowing in the Western Balkans (Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, […]
February 22, 2021

Vibrancy of diverse European civil society unveiled in new report

Civil society in Europe is increasingly active in the public sphere, according to a new report from the Maecenata Institute for Philanthropy and Civil Society, commissioned […]
July 1, 2020

Swedish civil society could support country’s post-Covid recovery says report

Swedish third sector bodies Giva Sverige, Forum and Famna have presented the Government with two proposals as to how civil society can contribute towards Sweden’s post-Covid-19 […]
December 4, 2019

IoF paper discusses implications of Civil Society Futures inquiry for fundraising sector

The Institute of Fundraising has produced a discussion paper on how the sector should respond to the findings of last year’s Civil Society Futures inquiry. The […]
March 27, 2019

Cross-European consortium launches to protect civil society

Sixteen philanthropic organisations from across Europe have joined forces in a consortium aimed at protecting and expanding civil society. Civitates formed in 2018 and supports civil […]