Category Archives: Training and events

Volunteering round-up: December 2019

The month's round up includes a look back at International Volunteer Day and #iwill week, and what to expect at the Annual Conference in April. Continue reading

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Impact round-up: November 2019

A summary of the latest news in impact and evaluation, including useful guides, resources and data collection tools. Continue reading

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Volunteering round-up: November 2019

This month: our asks for the next government, what we talked about at the National Volunteering Forum, Investing in Volunteers, and more Continue reading

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Governance round-up: November 2019 – Trustees’ Week special

As we begin Trustees' Week, Dan Francis provides an overview of the many ways NCVO are celebrating trustees and also shares important information on what trustees should be aware of in the upcoming general election. Continue reading

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Impact round-up: October 2019

It's been a busy month for impact and evaluation news. We look at evaluation for volunteer managers, a new assessment tool, our findings on Volunteers' Week, and more. Continue reading

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Governance round-up: October 2019

Our latest governance round-up looks at how you can access free trustee advertising, celebrating Trustees Week, an opportunity to fund innovation and a range of training and events to improve governance. Continue reading

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NCVO Campaigning Conference 2019: Three things I learnt about impact

Our main takeaways from the NCVO Campaigning Conference highlighting the need for a regular and consistent impact evaluation in campaign work and the effectiveness of lived experience leadership in campaigning. Continue reading

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Volunteering round-up: October 2019

This month: volunteering and Brexit, our response to the government's consultation on workplace sexual harassment, new safeguarding resources, and more. Continue reading

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Governance round-up: September 2019

Our round-up of last month's governance news includes: Brexit planning for boards, the upcoming Trustee Conference, the latest updates from the Charity Commission, and more Continue reading

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Why campaigners need to expect failure, and how to learn from it

Naomi Phillips from the British Red Cross on how to make the best of it when campaigning goes wrong Continue reading

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