How can charities respond to and contribute to growing the economy and supporting people into jobs?

Document type
Other
Corporate author(s)
National Council for Voluntary Organisations (Great Britain)
Publisher
NCVO
Date of publication
1 January 2014
Series
2015 project collection
Subject(s)
Social Policy
Collection
Social welfare
Material type
Reports

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Low growth and high unemployment are two of the biggest challenges facing the UK. While there is general agreement about the need to reduce public expenditure and boost growth, opinions diverge on how best to achieve. The voluntary sector has a vital role to play in economic recovery, both in terms of job creation, growth generation and advice and support.

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