Applicability of Lokpal and Lokayuktas Act, 2013 to NGOs- A detailed analysis

The Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions has issued three new notifications Nos. 1541, 1542, 1543 Dtd. 20.06.2016. By virtue of these notifications procedural guidelines with regard to the Lokpal and Lokayuktas Act 2013 (LLA, 2013) have been provided. The guidelines include the functionaries and office bearers of NPOs for disclosure of information. AllRead More

Conflict of Interest Policy

Not-for-profit organizations deal with donor funds thus they work in fiduciary capacity and are expected to demonstrate highest forms of accountability. Further, not-for-profit organizations are inherently obliged to conduct their affairs in a transparent and prudent manner. All transactions and decisions should be made keeping the interest of the organization in mind. Therefore, all individualsRead More

CEO and the Board

A basic tenet of good governance is that the Management and Governance be kept separate. A line of distinction between the Governance and the Management should be demarcated in terms of their roles and responsibilities. The responsibility of the Board is to steer the organization in the right direction in order to attain its visionRead More