Dame Suzi Leather gives evidence on Charity Commission

09 December 2009

The Public Administration Committee questions Dame Suzi Leather, chair of the Charity Commission. The session is the Committee’s regular annual survey of the work and performance of the Commission, and is also an opportunity to consider how charities are faring at a time of recession. Watch live at 10am.

The witnesses are:

10am: Charity Commission

  • Dame Suzi Leather, Chair
  • Andrew Hind, Chief Executive

Issues that may arise during the evidence session include:

  • how the economic downturn is affecting the charitable sector
  • the Commission’s ‘public benefit’ test and the first round of assessments
  • the guidance issued to charities on political campaigning
  • the work of the Commission over the last year

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