Third Sector Review is extending a call for papers for its upcoming special issue ‘Charities & Crises: Impacts and Responses’. As the peak interdisciplinary Australasian not-for-profit journal and a recognised refereed journal for Australian ERA purposes and for PBRF Evidence Portfolios in New Zealand. As such, it is a great opportunity for your paper to reach a broad audience.It is also edited by Not-for-profits UWA Convenors Dr Ian Murray, Dr Fiona McGaughey and Prof David Gilchrist. The Journal includes a ‘From the Field’ section in support of its objective of supporting the publication of practical research that is able to be applied by the sector. 

For more information and to see the guidelines please visit:

If you wish to subscribe to Third Sector Review, the annual fee is very modest and the applicability of the research covered helps to ensure it represents value for money for those in not-for-profits and policy areas as well as for academics. The membership fee for Australia New Zealand third Sector Research includes the subscription for the journal. 

The link for purchasing a subscription is here: 


Dr John Butcher (JCIPP and ANU) and Prof David Gilchrist have now completed Collaboration for Impact: Lessons from the Field - a practically-focused book on collaboration and how to get it to work in a policy setting. Learning from practitioners, John and David have striven to identify the key attributes of effective collaboration and some of the ‘how-not-to’ practices as well.

The book is being published by Australian National University Press and is currently able to be pre-ordered via the following link:



Not-for-profits UWA Research Group Members
From Left: Prof David Gilchrist, Kylie Hansen, Dr Fiona McGaughey, Dr Ian Murray


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NFPs UWA 2020 Calendar of Events:

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Lead Organizer & Contact


February PublicationThird Sector Review Spring publishedIan MurrayClick Here
04 March WorkshopPhilanthropy and Charity Regulation (12pm–5pm)Ian Murray Click Here
04 March Public LectureTrends and dangers in US philanthropy — are there implications for Australia? (Mark Sidel)Ian Murray Click Here
TBAPublic LectureMorgan Stanley Not-for-profit Events Series No. 1: Financial LiteracyDavid GilchristPostponed
JulyPublicationThird Sector Review Autumn publishedDavid Gilchrist Coming Soon
TBA SymposiumNFPs UWA Adjuncts SymposiumDavid GilchristComing Soon
23 NovemberSummitNFPs UWA Annual SummitDavid Gilchrist Coming Soon
25-27 November External SummitCLAANZ meet at Victoria Univ. Wellington, New Zealand Ian MurrayComing Soon

Hon Robert French AC


NFPs UWA Annual Summit

23rd November 2020

  • NFPs UWA Summit November 2020
    The 2020 NPFs UWA Summit will continue to host interesting discussions on the major issues facing the NFP sector.
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