Author Archives: Dan Francis

Dan Francis

About Dan Francis

Dan is responsible for NCVO’s governance consultancy offer, focusing on governance reviews, board performance and trustee training. He joined NCVO from the National Union of Students (NUS) where, as a long standing consultant, he supported the organisational development of local students’ unions as charities.

Governance round-up: February 2017

Charity Governance Code, research into support for trustees, The Road Ahead analysis of issues for the sector, training and events, and more Continue reading

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Governance round-up: January 2017

Launch of research into trustee support, the Charity Governance Code, latest from the Charity Commission, upcoming events and more Continue reading

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Governance round-up: December 2016

New governance guidance, data protection news, the Charity Governance Code, latest from the Charity Commissison, upcoming training and more Continue reading

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What working on the easy-read Trustee Guide taught me about making trusteeship more accessible

A look the development of, and the thinking behind, the easy-read version of our Good Trustee Guide which launches today. Continue reading

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Trustees’ Week special – governance round-up

Trustees' Week free content and discounts, the new charity governance code, and more Continue reading

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Governance round-up: October 2016

New code of good governance, Trustees' Week, practical guidance, news and opinion, latest from the Charity Commision and training and events Continue reading

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Governance round-up: September 2016

Risks for board members, new guidance for trustees, latest news, upcoming events and more Continue reading

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Governance round-up: August 2016

The Winifred Tumim Prize, support for chairs, the latest from the Charity Commission, training and more Continue reading

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Governance round-up: July 2016

Public trust in charities, latest from the Charity Commission, Fundraising Regulator, best of the blogs, practical resources, training and more Continue reading

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Governance round-up: June 2016

New fundraising guidance and regulator, trusteeship and Volunteers' Week, strategic thinking for boards, latest from the Charity Commission and more Continue reading

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