local government reform

Newry, Mourne and Down Community Planning Fora

14 Mar 2016Jenny McEneaney Local Government Reformlocal government reform, Policy

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 Responds to DSD Committee on Regeneration Bill

1 Apr 2015Jenna Maghie Local Government Reformlocal government reform, Policy

NICVA recently responded to the Department for Social Development Committee's Call for Evidence on the Regeneration Bill.

Local Government Reform - FAQs

31 Mar 2015Jenna Maghie Local Government Reformlocal government reform, Policy

Ahead of the 11 Super Councils replacing the existing 26 Councils on 1st April 2015 the Department of the Environment has produced the helpful FAQs below.

New Councils Key Contacts - Chief Executives

31 Mar 2015Jenna Maghie Local Government Reformlocal government reform, Policy

As the 11 new Super Councils take their powers on 1st of April 2015 the list below outlines key contacts in each of the new areas

A Trip to the Dentist – Embracing the challenge of change in Northern Ireland

5 Mar 2015Leeann Kelly CollaborationNI, Local Government Reformpartnership, local government reform

Working in CollaborationNI, I am constantly reminded that one of the biggest challenges facing the voluntary, community and social enterprise sectors is the challenge of change.  Facing it can feel as unwanted as a trip to the dentist.

A Trip to the Dentist – Embracing the challenge of change in Northern Ireland

5 Mar 2015Leeann Kelly CollaborationNI, Local Government Reformpartnership, local government reform

Working in CollaborationNI, I am constantly reminded that one of the biggest challenges facing the voluntary, community and social enterprise sectors is the challenge of change.  Facing it can feel as unwanted as a trip to the dentist.

Community Planning Guidance Consultation Event

3 Mar 2015Jenna Maghie Policy & Public Affairs, Local Government Reformlocal government reform

Yesterday NICVA hosted a consultation event on the recently announced Community Planning Guidelines with the Department of the Environment.

Seven steps to success in local government reform?

9 Feb 2015Leeann Kelly Local Government Reform, CollaborationNICollaboration, local government reform

Focusing on something bigger! Facing the challenge of Local Government Reform in Causeway Coast and Glens with Seven Steps to Success?

Seven steps to success in local government reform?

9 Feb 2015Leeann Kelly Local Government Reform, CollaborationNICollaboration, local government reform

Focusing on something bigger! Facing the challenge of Local Government Reform in Causeway Coast and Glens with Seven Steps to Success?