Salary Survey 2018
MEDIA, JOBS & RESOURCES FOR THE COMMON GOOD
NEWS  |  Leadership

Studying Not for Profit Governance


Wednesday, 9th October 2013 at 1:35 pm
Lina Caneva, Editor
The Centre for Corporate Governance, at the University of Technology Sydney, is conducting research into the current status of governance in the Not for Profit sector.

Wednesday, 9th October 2013
at 1:35 pm
Lina Caneva, Editor


0 Comments


FREE SOCIAL
SECTOR NEWS

 Print
Studying Not for Profit Governance
Wednesday, 9th October 2013 at 1:35 pm

The Centre for Corporate Governance, at the University of Technology Sydney, is conducting research into the current status of governance in the Not for Profit sector.

In collaboration with industry partner CompliSpace, which provides of corporate governance programs and services, the Centre for Corporate Governance says it intends to survey the extent of existing governance frameworks in charities and Not for Profits in the context of the ongoing NFP reforms.

“The new national charity regulator, the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC) is part of a broader program of reforms taking place to improve regulatory arrangements in the NFP sector, while increasing accountability and improving confidence in how NFP's manage their funding,” Research Associate, Martijn Boersma said.

“Although the reforms aim to harmonise legislation between states and territories, regulation at state and territory level still impacts NFP's differently across Australia. As such NFP's operate in a complex regulatory environment.”

Boersma said the purpose of the study is to develop guidance as to what constitutes effective governance in the NFP sector, allowing charities and Not for Profits to understand the benefits in following universal principles of good governance.

The research will be released as a public report for the Not for Profit sector.

“We hope to create a ‘state of the field’ on the back of the ACNCX and develop the potential for governance mainstreaming.”

To complete the survey go to:  http://www.sogosurvey.com/k/RQsUUPXsRYsPsPsP


Lina Caneva  |  Editor  |  @ProBonoNews

Lina Caneva has been a journalist for more than 35 years, and Editor of Pro Bono Australia News since it was founded in 2000.


Got a story to share?

Got a news tip or article idea for Pro Bono News? Or perhaps you would like to write an article and join a growing community of sector leaders sharing their thoughts and analysis with Pro Bono News readers?

Get in touch at news@probonoaustralia.com.au

Get more stories like this

FREE SOCIAL
SECTOR NEWS

YOU MAY ALSO LIKE

Facebook Data Scandal Also a Reminder for Charities

Krystian Seibert

Tuesday, 17th April 2018 at 8:45 am

Animal Shelter Loses Charity Status

Wendy Williams

Wednesday, 11th April 2018 at 5:20 pm

Urgent Call For Charities Facing Status Revocation to Get in Touch

Wendy Williams

Tuesday, 10th April 2018 at 10:11 am

It’s Time We Had a Not-for-Profit Sector Ombudsman

Krystian Seibert

Tuesday, 20th March 2018 at 8:44 am

POPULAR

Animal Shelter Loses Charity Status

Wendy Williams

Wednesday, 11th April 2018 at 5:20 pm

NFP Real Estate Agency to Drive Sydney’s Affordable Housing Supply

Wendy Williams

Wednesday, 11th April 2018 at 5:34 pm

‘Audacious’ Philanthropic Model to Power Impact at Scale

Wendy Williams

Monday, 9th April 2018 at 2:19 pm

Write a Reply or Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


Salary Survey 2018
pba inverse logo
Subscribe Twitter Facebook

The social sector's most essential news coverage. Delivered free to your inbox every Tuesday and Thursday morning.

You have Successfully Subscribed!