Policy

Joint Forum Meeting - 4 February 2014

4 Mar 2014Jenny McEneaney Joint ForumJoint Forum, Policy

Minutes and the Communique from the Joint Forum meeting on 4 February 2014. 

Joint Forum Meeting - 25 October 2013

25 Nov 2013Jenny McEneaney Joint ForumJoint Forum, Policy

Minutes and Communique from the Joint Forum meeting on 25 October 2013. 

Live Policy Issues Seminar Series

7 Oct 2013PolicyPolicy

NICVA will host a series of policy seminars over the coming months to enable members to engage with government on current policy issues that will affect the voluntary and community sector and the people we work with across Northern Ireland.

NICVA meets Minister on Welfare Reform

1 Oct 2013Elizabeth Hendron Welfare Reform, PolicyWelfare Reform, Policy

Following a meeting with DSD Minister Nelson McCausland to discuss the recent report which showed that Northern Ireland is set to be hit harder by welfare reform than any other part of the UK, NICVA has written to OFMdFM to request an update.

DFP Rate Rebate Consultation

10 Sep 2013PolicyRates, Policy

NICVA recently ran a consultation event on rating. Changes happening to the rates support element of Housing Benefit, known as the rate rebate element of Housing Benefit.

Criminal Justice Issues Forum meets with Justice Minister

4 Jul 2013Lisa McElherron Policy

As part of their commitment to high level engagement and advocacy NICVA members active in the area of criminal justice met with David Ford and his officials.

Joint Forum Meeting - 3 May 2013

3 Jun 2013Jenny McEneaney Joint ForumPolicy, Joint Forum

Minutes and the Communique from the Joint Forum meeting on 3 May 2013.     

Viewfinder 5

1 Mar 2006Andrea Thornbury ResearchChildcare, Viewfinder (Research), Policy

Viewfinder 5 investigated the sector's opinion on a proposed smoking ban, gauged the opinion of the sector on the importance of the Review of Public Administration, and childcare in the sector.