Tag Archives: Research

The Road Ahead: What will 2017 mean for charities?

A taster of NCVO's Road Ahead 2017 report, which looks at the key drivers shaping the future of the voluntary sector by carrying out a PEST analysis. Continue reading

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Policy Round-Up: December 2016

This blog provides a summary and commentary of some of the key developments in policy affecting charities during the month of December 2016. Continue reading

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What do we know about charities and the European Union?

What does the evidence tell us about the relationship between charities and the European Union? Looking at funding, area of operation, workforce and giving. Continue reading

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Volunteering Round-up: October 2016

A first look at the National Citizen Service bill, new funding to boost volunteering in over 50s, plus the latest on upcoming training and events. Continue reading

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Would free analytical help benefit your organisation?

Dani Evans explains how the Analytical Voluntary Programme matches voluntary sector organisations requiring support with government analysts Continue reading

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Pass me the LEGO®: A journey through the work of new researchers

Highlights from the new researchers sessions at the Voluntary Sector and Volunteering Research Conference 2016 Continue reading

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Let’s not forget that volunteering benefits all ages

A look at new research which finds a relationship between volunteering and wellbeing, but only for people aged 40 and above. Continue reading

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Volunteering round-up: July 2016

Get up to date with the latest volunteering data; new guidance on volunteering and benefits; and the Big Lottery's new Celebrate fund. Continue reading

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Community Life Survey results show no change in volunteering

A round-up of today's results from the Government's Community Life Survey, showing the latest data on volunteering. Continue reading

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