Sarah Mistry

Sarah Mistry

Director of programmes and partnerships

Sarah joined Bond in 2013. She leads a team which supports CSOs to achieve better development results through improved effectiveness, transparency and learning, and by innovating and adapting to be fit for the future. She is also responsible for Bond’s fundraising and its Strategy.  She was previously Head of Research and Evaluation at the Big Lottery Fund. She has worked in evaluation and management roles for VSO and the British Council, and as a consultant.  

Twitter: @SarahMistryBond
LinkedIn: Sarah Mistry


Lighthouse in the sun
Key announcements, themes and actions from DFID's summit to prevent sexual exploitation, abuse and sexual harassment in the aid sector. 
19 October 2018
Safeguarding Conference
Bond members came together to work on what we need to create sustainable sector-wide solutions to safeguarding.
23 August 2018
Drone flying on horizon
In January 2016 our experts predicted a range of trends for the year. We look at which ones are starting to be realised and what they mean for international development. 
5 January 2017
DFID staff member supervises the unloading of UK aid in Kathmandu
How can DFID and civil society organisations work together to achieve change? Justine Greening recently set out what she hopes the Civil Society Partnership Review will achieve.
3 November 2015

Conference sessions

This interactive workshop will challenge you to think about your own leadership journey and how you need to change to meet the demands placed on today’s leader.



Tue, 02/27/2018 -
15:15 to 16:15
Invest Session
Invest header

This session will give you insight into the potential for partnering with government departments outside of DFID wanting to work with CSOs to reach development outcomes.



Tue, 03/21/2017 -
15:30 to 16:30
Curve of Coloured Lights

Civil society leaders will engage in a thought-provoking discussion reflecting on the outcomes of, and opportunities arising from, 2015.



Tue, 03/01/2016 - 16:30