Author Archives: 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: October 2021 – Trustees’ Week special

Trustees' Week 2021 special, new research on trustee recruitment, launch of new EDI training and more. Continue reading

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Governance round-up: September 2021

Launch of new guide to recruiting Black and Asian charity trustees, Trustees Week 2021 plans, new guidance on setting up an organisation and more. Continue reading

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Governance round-up: August 2021

Following the lifting of restrictions in England last month, and an end to temporary changes to company law in March, we’ve updated our guidance on running meetings. Continue reading

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Governance round-up: July 2021

Trust in charities increases New research published by the Charity Commission shows that trust in charities is recovering to a six-year high. Continue reading

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Governance round-up: June 2021

Check out the latest governance news, trainings and a job opportunity at NCVO. Continue reading

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Governance Round Up: May 2021

Latest governance news, including new trustee recruitment guidance, announcement of the Charities Bill and thoughts on returning to offices. Continue reading

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Governance round-up: April 2021

Our latest governance news, including reports, news and upcoming training and events. Continue reading

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Governance round-up: March 2021

Read our monthly round-up to find out about the latest in charity governance. Continue reading

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Governance round-up: February 2021

Read our monthly round-up to find out about the latest in charity governance. Continue reading

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Governance round-up: January 2021

In this month's round-up, find out about our eLearning course for trustees, and our annual Road Ahead analysis. Continue reading

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