NICVA CEO Celine McStravick with Shadow Secretary of State for NI Hilary Benn MP


NICVA rounds off 2023 with a call for Stormont to get back up and running

We hosted our annual general meeting on Friday, 8 December 2023 with Shadow Secretary of State Hillary Benn MP in attendance, along with acclaimed international author and speaker Adam Luecking. At the event Chief Executive Celine McStravick called again for the restoration of the devolved government.  

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Shaping the Future Relationship with Government

In Policy and Public Affairs

An update from the Joint Forum on behalf of the Voluntary and Community Sector Panel, on proposals for a new Agreement between the Voluntary and Community Sector and Government .

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Budget cuts and inequality in Northern Ireland

In Policy and Public Affairs

A joint press release with the Equality Commission highlighting our concerns that budget cuts will have a devastating impact on equality and on equality of opportunity for some of our most vulnerable people.

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Exclusive opportunity to learn how to maximise your social impact

In Events

Join us on 8 December for our AGM and an audience with ‘Social Sector Hero’ author Adam Luecking. Adam has spent over 15 years helping organisations across the world improve their performance and achieve measurable impact.

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This qualification is designed to help you manage yourself and develop personal skills including assessing your own leadership performance. You will also learn how to develop skills in leading others and finding ways to motivating others. You will also develop skills in problem solving and decision making and managing conflict.


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This half day session is developed and delivered for our sector by Deirdre Morrison from Neuro Creative Studio. It is based on Accessible Brain Concepts that support People & Culture development in practical, insightful, and playful neuroeducation workshops.