Our vision is of a strong, independent and innovative Community, Voluntary and Social Enterprise Sector in Northern Ireland.

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Inspiring Impact is a UK wide initiative that aims to change the way the voluntary and community sector thinks about impact and to make high quality impact practice the norm for charities and social enterprises by 2022.

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Is Fake News a Problem

In November the Trust support a group of NI VCSE sector representatives to attend the World Forum for Democracy in Strasbourg. In the second of a series of reflections from the event, Allan Leonard founder of FactCheckNI writes about the problem of fake news and the role of fact-checking internationally.

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Is Populism A Problem - Reflections from the World Forum for Democracy

The Trust supported a group of VCSE representatives and activists to attend the World Forum for Democracy in Strasbourg from 8th-10th November. 

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Beyond Belief - the future of faith based charities in Northern Ireland - In this , the seventh in our series of opinion pieces looking at issues facing the community and voluntary sector here, Stephen Douds sets out what he sees as the challenges facing the faith based charity sector - which make up around one quarter of all registered charities here. 

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