The Joint Forum Voluntary and Community Sector panel hosted Ian Maye, the new Community Cohesion Deputy Secretary within the Department for Communities to inform the sector on his vision for the sector's role.
On Monday 18th April, NICVA held an information session on the Budget Process and the 2016 Programme for Government.
Elections to the Northern Ireland Assembly take place on Thursday 5th May. The deadline for registering to stand as a candidate has now passed. In 2016 there are 276 candidates seeking election to 108 Assembly seats.
Newry, Mourne and Down District Council recently enlisted NICVA's Social Enterprise Sector Matters with help in administering their community planning fora application process. The DEA fora presents an exciting opportunity for the sector.
NICVA welcomes the Charity Commission’s guidance on the new accounting and reporting regulations.
Conversation Zone is a chance for voluntary and community organisations to meet with key elected members of the Alliance Party and raise the issues that are important to them and the people they work with.