May 6, 2020
Fundraising Principles

Principles for fundraising regulation launched to help facilitate better global environment for philanthropy

The European Center for Not-for-Profit Law, ECNL, has published a set of principles aimed at supporting efforts to create a better environment for fundraising around the […]
April 1, 2020

New Fundraising Act comes into force in Finland

Finland’s new Fundraising Act came into force on 1 March, making it easier for charities to raise funds. Pia Tornikoski, secretary general of the Finnish Fundraising […]
April 1, 2020

COVID-19 did not bump Anti Money Laundering off the EU’s agenda

While the coronavirus has had a global impact on life and business, one of the few items not knocked off the European Commission’s legislative calendar is […]
March 4, 2020
money laundering

What could the European Commission’s plans to beef up regulations against money laundering & terrorism financing mean for charities?

The European Commission has announced its plans for updating the existing EU regulatory framework to combat money laundering & terrorism financing. Our public affairs columnist Patrick Gibbels looks […]
February 5, 2020

Sustainable funding at heart of Charities Institute Ireland’s election asks

Charities Institute Ireland has outlined its 2020 General Election priorities, with more adequate and sustainable funding at the top of the list for what it would […]
December 4, 2019
magnifying glass

ECNL publishes review of global fundraising self-regulation

Organisations involved in the self-regulation of fundraising should rethink what kinds of accountability they owe their stakeholders in order to become more accountable to charity beneficiaries, […]