CiviHR - The open source HR system for non profit organisations based on Drupal


CiviHR is a groundbreaking project to create a fully featured and freely available open source HR system for non profit organisations. With kind funding from the Zing foundation the project has been running at full steam for the past 12 months, working up to a planned launch in mid 2016.

Based on the Drupal and CiviCRM platforms the solution will be a fully featured HR system available as both a freely downloadable Drupal distribution and as a SaaS hosted version in the cloud.

The session will cover a first look at the new features in v1.6 (development version), a walk through of whats planned for v1.7 and details of the longer term roadmap.

For those who consider HR a headache for their organisation, or are already considering CiviHR as a product to offer to clients, or just plain want to know what all the fuss is about, this session is a must.

V1.6 - Walkthrough

- The self service portal
Staff now have a self service portal where they can login to request leave, report sickness, update their details, search the staff directory and much more.

- Job contract histories
The Job contracts module has been updated to have a full audit history, support for term changes to have effective dates in the past or future and an improved user interface.

- Tasks and assignments
Tasks and assignments have been given a complete overhaul with a completely new task management extension which sits on top of the existing CiviCRM activity structure.

- Appraisal management
Manage the appraisal process in the organsiation including staff performance management

- Reporting
A first look of the new CiviHR reporting framework including views integration and graphical reports.

For more details see the project wiki page here:
And details of version 1.5 here (including wireframes and user stories):
Plus see more at:

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