Nine campaign tactics for charities to consider before a General Election

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on 9 May 2014


We have combed through the comments we received from MPs in this year’s Charity Parliamentary Monitor to get a sense of which campaigning tactics used by charities are the most effective.

From this data, we have compiled nine things for charities to consider in their campaigns in the run-up to a General Election. You can view them all, plus some verbatim quotes from MPs, in this free report.


The Politics of Charities

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on 8 Jan 2014

As the Lobbying Bill trundles through Parliament, the nightmare of charities being severely limited in politically representing their beneficiaries threatens to become a reality. So what exactly do the public think about charities having the right to lobby? And what does it mean to MPs and journalists for charities to 'be political'?

How have charities been taking an anti-racist stance and what do MPs think of it all?

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on 28 Jul 2021

Since it's been a prominent and reoccurring theme in the media, nfpSynergy were interested in exploring MPs’ attitudes towards charities beginning to acknowledge and address institutional and structural racism. Tapinder draws on evidence from recent events and telling data from our research which shows Conservative MPs are far less receptive to these charity actions. She touches on why this may be and what charities can expect.

Framing the recovery: How charities in the devolved nations are approaching the post-pandemic policy scene

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on 23 Jun 2021

This week, we discuss charities that have tailored their messaging to appeal to issues that are high on the political agenda to effectively capture the attention of politicians within the devolved nations. 

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