Campaigning and political activity guidance for charity (CC9) – this guidance from the Charity Commission provides information to charities on what they need to consider when engaging in campaigning or political activity.
Running a campaign – NCVO/KnowHow has useful tools on planning and running a campaign.
Trustee guide to campaigning and influencing – a guide from NCVO highlighting the Charity Commission’s guidelines and other legislation on campaigning; it provides case studies of effective campaigning.
Simple steps to planning a campaign – a useful document from the Media Trust.
Campaigning and influencing – Wales Council for Voluntary Action website has a section containing general guidance on campaign strategy and planning, and lobbying skills.
Campaigning, advocacy and systems change. How can peers work together to campaign and advocate for change? – this resource provides useful information and learning about campaigning. It is part of the Unlocking Networks Handbook.
Charities and the Lobbying Act FAQ – in its blog, NCVO provides an answer to some of the most frequently asked questions on the Lobbying Act.
Media trust – a website for charities wanting to know more about media, public relations, communications, social media and digital publishing.
NCVO know how – NCVO is an NGO based in England, championing the voluntary sector in England by connecting, representing and supporting voluntary organisations. Their ‘Knowhow’ website provides lots of resources and e-learning for charities, social enterprises and community groups. Many of the pages are free to view for non NCVO members too.
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