November Newsletter

"By the sector, for the sector"

Consultation Paper Responses

Nearly 1,000 people from 96 countries engaged with the events and outreach during the consultation and we received 208 responses from organisations and individuals from 33 countries. The overall support gives us the confidence to move forwards! The findings will be presented on 2 February 2022 – register below now.

How to present an award-winning financial report

Annual events from Ireland to New Zealand celebrate excellence in non-profit financial reporting every year. The Institute of Certified Accountants of Kenya recently won an ISAR award for their report! After a look at some recent winners, we share some tips for how to produce an award-winning financial report for your non-profit.

Country Awareness Meetings

CIPFA Speaks! Podcast

To mark Charity Fraud Awareness Week, Humentum’s IFR4NPO Project Director Samantha Musoke recently took to the microphone to discuss how the Guidance produced by the project can make it harder for fraud to thrive. Give it a listen below!


We are pleased to introduce new members to our Practitioner Advisory Group and Country Champions. We are thrilled to have them contribute their expertise and enthusiasm to the project.

Guidance Development

  • Guidance Form
  • Approach to developing the draft and final guidance

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  • Approach to developing the draft and final guidance
  • Initial analysis of Part 1 Consultation Paper responses

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  • Initial analysis of Part 1 Consultation Paper responses

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  • Responses to Consultation Paper
  • Summary of Consultation Responses
  • Guidance Form
  • PAG engagement plan for 2022

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Donor Reference Group

The Donor Reference Group met on 27 October 2021 to discuss the ways donors could use general purpose financial reports. Check out the members below.

Project Funding

The project has recently secured a further $1,025,000 in funding from the Ford Foundation, Oak Foundation and the Wellspring Foundation. We are so encouraged that they share the vision for this project.

Hot Topic Series

As the Guidance is being developed, we are considering a number of accounting and reporting issues specific to the non-profit sector. We are running a series called Hot Topics on LinkedIn and we would love for you to get involved!

IFR4NPO Online Community

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