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Westminster Foundation for Democracy announces new CEO

WFD has appointed Anthony Smith as its new Chief Executive Officer. Currently the International Relations Director at the Department for International Development, Anthony will take over as CEO on 19 August 2014. His previous roles with DFID include Director of Europe and Donor Relations, Deputy Director for Southern [...]

Alistair Dutton has been appointed as the new Director of SCIAF

Alistair is joining SCIAF from Caritas Internationalis, the global confederation of 164 Catholic aid agencies, where he served as Humanitarian Director. He brings with him many years of experience in international development and carrying [...]

Perrett Laver supporting United Response in search for new CEO

Su Sayer, founder and chief executive of disability charity United Response, will step down after 40 years in the role, the charity announced today. She will remain in the role until a successor is appointed, and following that, she will continue as a director of [...]

Concern Universal Introduces New Chief Executive

The start of 2014 marked an exciting change for Concern Universal with the appointment of a new Chief Executive. Kathryn Llewellyn takes over from Ian Williams, who steps down after 24 years with the organisation. On Saturday 22nd February, Ian Williams handed over to [...]

Spirit of 2012 Trust launched

Today marks the launch of the Spirit of 2012 Trust, an organisation established with a Big Lottery Fund endowment of £40 million. It has the challenging and exciting task of helping to deliver a lasting [...]

Lord Williams of Baglan joins Nobel Peace Prize-winning charity as new Chair

Leading landmine clearance organisation MAG (Mines Advisory Group) has appointed former UN Under-Secretary General, Lord Williams of Baglan as its new Chair of Trustees. Lord Williams, currently a Distinguished Visiting Fellow at Chatham [...]

New international director joins Leonard Cheshire Disability

Leonard Cheshire Disability has announced Tiziana Oliva as the new international director. Ms Oliva has enjoyed a successful career in international development working principally in Africa. She joins us from the VSO’s global [...]

Helen Horn to be new Chief Executive of Womankind Worldwide We are pleased to announce to our partners and supporters that Womankind has appointed a new Chief Executive, Helen Horn, who will begin her [...]

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