Has your charity used evidence to improve the way you work? @WalesCVA @A4UEvidence

(Originally posted on the WCVA website:) The Alliance for Useful Evidence is a network that champions smart evidence use in policy and practice across the UK and beyond. The Alliance are currently writing a report to showcase how charities use evidence in their work – such as analysing existing datasets like Understanding Society to identify need, or learning from action… Read More Has your charity used evidence to improve the way you work? @WalesCVA @A4UEvidence

Introduction to Tendering for Social Businesses @socialbizwales event in #northWales

Social Business Wales are holding a session to help Social Businesses & third sector organisations access tender opportunities. This is being held on Monday 21st May 2018 1pm – 4.30pm in Glasdir, Llanwrst. More information can be found below: An introduction to tendering for social businesses In 2015-16, Welsh public bodies spent approximately £6 billion… Read More Introduction to Tendering for Social Businesses @socialbizwales event in #northWales

Free @Allwalesforum ‘Ageing Well’ events for family carers – 17th & 18th April #Disability #carers #events #Wales

We would be really grateful If you could share the following information about a free ‘Ageing Well’ workshop for carers to your carer networks: Tuesday 17th April – Llanelli (10am – 1pm) Venue: Felinfoel Recreation Centre, Ynyswen Road, Felinfoel, Llanelli SA14 8BE Refreshments will be provided Wednesday 18th April – Llandrindod Wells (10am – 1pm) Venue:… Read More Free @Allwalesforum ‘Ageing Well’ events for family carers – 17th & 18th April #Disability #carers #events #Wales

Launch of Working Together: Trade Union and Co-operative Innovations for Precarious Work 20.03.2018 #events #wales #coop

Launch of  Working Together: Trade Union and Co-operative Innovations for Precarious Work 20th March 2018, 12-16.30 in the Main Hall at the Urdd, Cardiff. Two years ago we published a report on the scope for freelancers to come together through co-operatives, Not Alone, pointing to successful models around the world. Following the Taylor Review on… Read More Launch of Working Together: Trade Union and Co-operative Innovations for Precarious Work 20.03.2018 #events #wales #coop

Join the Conversation: The Future of Regional Development Funding Post Brexit – book now. @WalesCVA #thirdsector #wales #Brexit

Join the Conversation: The Future of Regional Development Funding Post Brexit. Wales has received significant investment from the EU Structural Funds. It’s helped us support people into work, encouraged business growth and funded world leading research, but it’s not without its faults. UK Government has set out its intention to develop a successor fund –… Read More Join the Conversation: The Future of Regional Development Funding Post Brexit – book now. @WalesCVA #thirdsector #wales #Brexit

Nesta launches 2nd round of ‘Innovate to Save’ fund @YLabWales #funding #I2SWales #thirdsector #Wales

Taken from Nesta’ s blog dated 20th February 2018, link to original post below: For the last eight months, we’ve been working with a group of organisations in Wales that chose to explore how they might deliver their services better and, crucially, cheaper. You can read about their projects here. Those eight formed the first cohort… Read More Nesta launches 2nd round of ‘Innovate to Save’ fund @YLabWales #funding #I2SWales #thirdsector #Wales

Workshops announced at #Gofod3, register now 08.03.18, Cardiff @WalesCVA #thirdsector #WCVA

An exciting and busy schedule has been announced for the WCVA’s Gofod3 event due to be held on 8th March 2018 at Cardiff City Stadium. It includes speakers, masterclasses, panel debates and workshops. gofod3 is an event organised by WCVA, in collaboration with the third sector in Wales. Unlike any other event in Wales, this… Read More Workshops announced at #Gofod3, register now 08.03.18, Cardiff @WalesCVA #thirdsector #WCVA