Research

Communities Minister sets out priorities for sector

28 Sep 2016Lisa McElherron Research, Policy & Public AffairsState 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.

State of the Sector Explores Volunteering in the VCSE Sector

23 Sep 2016Rachel Shannon ResearchState of the Sector, Research

NICVA’s latest State of the Sector research sheds light on the size, scope and finances of the Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise sector in a brand new online format. This article focuses on the Volunteering section of the research. 

State of the Sector Explores Organisations' Outlook for the Year Ahead

5 Sep 2016Rachel Shannon ResearchResearch, State of the Sector

The latest State of the Sector research sheds light on the VCSE sector in Northern Ireland in a brand new online format. This article focuses on the Future Issues section of the research. 

NICVA Launch NI Faith Map Project

1 Sep 2016Rachel Shannon Faith based engagement, ResearchResearch, NI Faith Map

NICVA is sending out a call to all faith-based organisations to sign up to their exciting new 'NI Faith Map' project.  

NICVA’s State of the Sector Profiles the VCSE Sector

22 Aug 2016Rachel Shannon RISPResearch, State of the Sector

NICVA’s latest State of the Sector research sheds light on the VCSE sector in Northern Ireland in a brand new online format. This article focuses on the Profile section of the research. 

Sector Forecast Survey Preliminary Findings Released

17 Jun 2016Rachel Shannon RISP, ResearchResearch, State of the Sector

Earlier this year NICVA launched their Sector Forecast Survey which explored organisations outlook for 2016. This article presents some preliminary findings from the research. 

And our survey says... - how we are responding to your needs

20 Apr 2016Sandra Bailie Training and Skills Developmentskills, viewfinder, Research, management, leadership, Training

In February and March NICVA surveyed our members to ask what their development needs were in a range of areas. We had a great response rate of 19.3% (1,209 people responded).

Viewfinder 18 Results

18 Mar 2016Sandra Bailie Training and Skills DevelopmentTraining, skills, development, Viewfinder (Research), Research

Thanks to all of our members who completed the Viewfinder survey. We were delighted to have such a great response rate of 19.3% (it was sent to 6,241 staff in member organisations and 1,209 responded).

Access Research Knowledge on Northern Ireland's social issues

5 Jan 2016Bob Harper Detail DataDetail Data, Open Data, Open Data Portal, Research, Social Issues, Social Policy

You can now access over 15 years of social information from ARK Northern Ireland on the Detail Data Portal.