Media contact : Will Handford-Spira


Our charity experts can bring research, analysis and commentary to news stories on the charity and philanthropy sector, the challenges it faces, and its role in our society.

If you are a journalist or podcaster and have a question about the charity sector, philanthropy, our work, or any of the topics we work on, please contact Joseph Barnsley on or 07889 827 684.

Examples of previous contributions

Bringing new ideas and research

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12 things charities that centre ‘lived experience’ get right

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Recruit ‘parent champions’ to design child poverty busting measures, report urges

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Free toolkit published to help charities think ‘more systemically’

Civil Society

Providing sector analysis

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Most Conservative voters back charities against government attacks

Charity Times
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Civil society weaker in Levelling Up priority areas, finds think tank

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In-depth: Responding to the climate crisis through your charitable mission

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Giving expert advice


A strong civil society is vital for growth

The MJ
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Yusra Mardini: ‘I’m a symbol of hope’

Financial Times
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We need a reset between charities and government

The Times

Calling for change

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Funders must approach evaluation through an equity lens, report says

Third Sector
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NPC calls for funding applications to become ‘collective intelligence’

Civil Society
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Why more departments should have a data lab

Civil Service World

Unpacking the detail

As a think tank we bring our research, insights and expertise to the big issues in civil society. We seek to challenge philanthropists, the charity sector, and policy makers to achieve more for the people they serve.

Listen to examples of our podcast contributions here.

Charity experts

We’ve also contributed to national, local, and community radio, including:

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