#volsec lotteries, charity TV shopping, social investment, Canadian charity crackdown continues, and other Friday stuff.
The Canada Revenue Agency has told Oxfam Canada that it can no longer try to prevent poverty, it can only alleviate poverty — because preventing poverty might benefit people who are not already poor.
Plus public views on charity spending, youth volunteering up or down, gagging clauses, and more #volsec tweet info.
Canada Revenue Agency, ordered in 2012 to audit political activities as a special project, now has also targeted charities focused on foreign aid, human rights, and even poverty.
#volsec Data, hierarchy of needs, N Yorks funds,Scottish debate, moves and more
Mark Goldring, chief executive of Oxfam, went undercover to find out what it’s like on the frontline … for the Channel 4 programme Undercover Boss.
Last week Australian civil society hosted the C20 summit, a meeting of global civil society
A #volsec selection of interesting research, news, reports and charity action.
No one policy can single-handedly beat inequality: the roots of the problem extend into the very structure of our economy.