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2 December 2019

The Unlawful State and how civil society is using the law to tackle it

openDemocracy has launched a new investigative series looking at how public authorities are making unlawful decisions across our public services - and how civil society can use the law to help people affected.
Strengthening Civil Society
12 November 2019

New funding available for continuing work after successful litigation

Grants of up to £30,000 for organisations to implement successful litigation whether through advocacy and policy influencing, campaigning, research, awareness raising, monitoring or further legal action...
Strengthening Civil Society
16 October 2019

Public Law Project awarded funding to work towards increasing access to judicial review in Wales

This funding will support PLP to work with civil society to address the particular lack of specialist legal advice and support for individuals and organisations working with vulnerable groups in Wales.
Strengthening Civil Society
13 March 2019

Eight new grants awarded to organisations using legal action to drive social change

These new grants will use the law at the centre of campaigns for change on a wide range of issues, including immigration, trafficking, domestic violence, social care, mental health and HIV.
Strengthening Civil Society
18 September 2018

Call for expressions of interest: expert legal organisations (closed)

We are pleased to announce the start of a new funding round for our Strengthening the Voluntary Sector programme.
Strengthening Civil Society
26 December 2017

Baring Foundation appoints Learning Partner for the STVS programme

Lisa Vanhala and Jacqui Kinghan (University College London) and New Philanthropy Capital (NPC) will take up the role of Learning Partner.
Strengthening Civil Society
24 May 2017

Strengthening the Voluntary Sector programme awards £1,066,000 in new grants

Our 18 new grants focus on using the law and human rights based approaches to tackle discrimination and disadvantage for individuals and communities.
Strengthening Civil Society
9 March 2017

Legal advice sector leadership development programme now open for applications

Recruitment is now underway for CASS Business School's leadership development programme for senior leaders in the legal advice sector.
Strengthening Civil Society
24 October 2016

Launch of Strengthening the Voluntary Sector programme funding round 2016

Applications have opened for the latest funding round of our Strengthening the Voluntary Sector programme.
Strengthening Civil Society
15 February 2016

Strengthening the Voluntary Sector programme awards £1,300,000 in new grants – a collaboration with the Legal Education Foundation

These 18 new grants focus on the use of the law and human rights based approaches by the voluntary sector.
Strengthening Civil Society