Research

Research on the Road - free research training to organisations you support

25 Jan 2019Dr. Helena Mc Elhinney ResearchResearch

NICVA are pleased to announce that they will be providing free research training to the voluntary and community sector. If you would like to avail of this opportunity for organisations you support, then please get in touch.

#NICVAPeople - a minute with Dr Helena Mc Elhinney

27 Nov 2018Research#NICVAPeople, Research

This month's #NICVAPeople interview is with Dr Helena Mc Elhinney.

Detail Data Partnership with the ADRC-NI

20 Sep 2017Andrea Thornbury Detail Data, ResearchResearch, Open Data

For some time, Detail Data and the ADRC NI have worked in partnership to bring different source of research and data to the voluntary and community sector to help inform their decision making, service delivery and strategic planning.

NICVA Thanks Faith Survey Respondents

26 Apr 2017Rachel Shannon ResearchResearch, Faith Based Engagement, Community Faiths Forum

NICVA is delighted to announce the winners of the NI Faith Survey prize draw.

Would you like NICVA to deliver free research training to organisations you support?

20 Mar 2017Rachel Shannon RISPResearch, Training

The NICVA research team are going on the road to deliver free research training to the voluntary and community sector. If you would like the team to deliver this training to organisations you support please get in touch.

More People Giving to Charity Compared to One Year Ago

26 Jan 2017Rachel Shannon RISPResearch, Individual Giving, State of the Sector, Charitable giving

People in Northern Ireland are more likely to give money to charity compared to one year ago, according to NICVA's latest Individual Giving survey.

Queen's Graduates Play Key Role in NICVA's Research Team

9 Dec 2016Rachel Shannon Faith based engagementResearch

NICVA recently participated in an Internship Programme with Queen's University and Santander, and through the scheme employed two Research Interns to support the Research Team. This article sheds light on their contribution to the NICVA team. 

NICVA Viewfinder Reveals Sector's Brexit Concerns

10 Nov 2016Rachel Shannon Brexit, ResearchResearch, Viewfinder (Research)

NICVA recently disseminated a Viewfinder Survey to members which aimed to explore how Brexit might impact the Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise sector. This article shares key findings from the survey. 

State of the Sector Profiles the VCSE Workforce

30 Sep 2016Rachel Shannon ResearchResearch, State of the Sector, HR

NICVA’s latest State of the Sector research sheds light on the size, scope and finances of the VCSE sector in Northern Ireland in a brand new online format. This article focuses on the Workforce section of the research. 

Communities Minister sets out priorities for sector

28 Sep 2016Lisa McElherron Research, PolicyState of the Sector, Research, Policy, Volunteering

NICVA members from across Northern Ireland got together on 28th September for the official launch of the new State of the Sector research and a special Ministerial address from Minister for Communities Paul Givan MLA.