Supporting the right to charity campaigning

Most will have seen news coverage around Oxfam’s recent campaigning on UK food poverty, for example BBC There has been much sector support for the organisation’s right to campaign, see Third Force News or NAVCA, for instance.

Campaign Central has an opinion piece ‘The Perfect Storm’ It notes that “It was the very famous, or infamous, investigation into Oxfam Campaigning in 1990 which created a negative climate around charity campaigning and dramatically unsettled charity trustees”.