Practical help for NGOs to prove and improve their effectiveness.

We provide organisations big and small with tools, insights and support. Our programme has been designed and developed in collaboration with over 100 UK NGOs.

Here are some ways we can help.

Online effectiveness tools

Health Check

Health Check

Determine your organisation’s strengths and weakness

Impact Builder

Impact Builder

Get indicators and tools to measure the effectivenss of your projects

Evidence Principles

Evidence Principles

Assess and enhance the quality of your evidence

Effectiveness news and views

Ideas on Earth
Why have donors from DFID to the Rockefeller Foundation called for innovation in development and why should it concern NGO professionals? Put simply, innovation matters!
8 August 2016
The main focus of Brexit discussions in the UK development sector is understandably EC funding and exchange rates. But there’s a less visible and potentially more dangerous funding threat to deal with.
12 July 2016
Stethoscope and X-Ray
The UK development sector has a strong sense of its mission, integrity and identity. But it could be better at stakeholder engagement and monitoring, evaluation and learning. These are the conclusions of a new analysis.
22 March 2016