Category Archives: Research

Governance round-up: April 2021

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

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Volunteering round up: April 2021

Welcome to our April round-up including information, updates and events about all things volunteering. Continue reading

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Where power lies: Putting lived experience at the heart of decision-making

Lucy Caldicott talks us through her research, Where Power Lies, which looks at the importance of those with lived experience acting as decision-makers in the voluntary sector. Continue reading

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The roadmap out of lockdown: Key areas of focus for charities and voluntary organisations

On the 22 February the government published its roadmap out of national lockdown. Since the roadmap was published, we’ve been hearing from charities. Continue reading

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Volunteering and covid: Making sense of where we are and where we might be heading

Joanna Stuart and Laura Crawford explore how volunteering has currently impacted by coronavirus and how it may change as we reach the next phase of the pandemic. Continue reading

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Volunteers and Social Action Leading Change to Address Health Inequalities

Covid-19 has shone a stark light on health inequality. The virus has had a disproportionate impact on many who already face disadvantage and discrimination. Continue reading

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Campaigning for inclusion: How volunteers tackle health inequalities with Mencap

Campaigning for inclusion: How volunteers tackle health inequalities by Anne-Marie, head of volunteering at Mencap. Continue reading

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Addressing health inequalities through volunteering

Dr Jurgen Grotz, director of The Institute for Volunteering Research, shares four key messages around recent conversations about addressing health inequalities through volunteering. 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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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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