The inside track: February 2021

Our latest update on what’s going on in Westminster that might impact charities, including the #RightNow campaign, and Oliver Dowden’s heritage summit. Continue reading

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Volunteering round-up: February 2021

With lockdown easing, we will be updating our coronavirus Involving Volunteers guidance in the coming weeks to help you be clear about how to follow the relaxing of restrictions carefully and safely. Continue reading

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Funding round-up: February 2021

This week saw the launch of the #RightNow campaign that NCVO is supporting along with hundreds of other charities. Continue reading

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Developing a National Volunteer Passporting Scheme

Volunteering Matters and NCVO are working in partnership to develop recommendations for a national volunteer passporting scheme. We outline what the scheme may entail as well as the resulting opportunities and barriers Continue reading

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NCVO’s Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) work over the last year

NCVO began its EDI journey over the last year. We reflect on what we discovered from the findings of the EDI report and how we will work to ensure we progress towards the positive cultural change we strive for. Continue reading

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Procurement green paper: Transition or transformation

Ahead of the government publishing a green paper setting out reforms to procurement legislation post-Brexit, we provide our thoughts on what this means for charities. Continue reading

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Supporting, connecting, mobilising, evolving: NCVO’s future membership offer

With our restructure complete, we're sharing the new strategy for NCVO. Continue reading

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Rebalancing the relationship: Overcoming barriers to collaboration

Following the launch of the final Rebalancing the Relationship report, Mark Simms, chief executive of P3, provides practical advice on how voluntary organisation can overcome barriers to collaboration. Continue reading

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Volunteering round-up: January 2021

We've updated our coronavirus Involving Volunteers guidance to help you be clear about the national lockdown for England. Continue reading

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Preparing for change during the covid-19 era

As voluntary organisations continue to adapt to the new normal and current lockdowns, we explore what steps they might take to prepare for the challenges that lie ahead. Continue reading

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