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New publication now available! “Narrative Numeracy: Social impact assessment. A brief guide to Social Return on Investment”

Context, international cooperation presented its new publication Narrative Numeracy: Social impact assessment. A brief guide to Social Return on Investment in Utrecht on September 19, 2013. At the Context MasterClass lecture about Social Impact Assessment, Pol De Greve (partner at Context, international cooperation) presented the first copies of the new publication to Prof Gert van [...]

New publication now available! “Narrative Numeracy: Social impact assessment. A brief guide to Social Return on Investment”2019-11-14T14:18:37+00:00

Context MasterClass: Social Impact Assessment (19 september 2013)

Wat? Sociaal ondernemen is ‘in’, maar wat is sociaal ondernemerschap? Wat zijn de kenmerken ervan? Welke kansen biedt het? Waar liggen de uitdagingen? En: hoe meten we resultaten van sociaal ondernemerschap? Sociale ondernemingen en ontwikkelingsorganisaties creëren waarde op het economische vlak,  in de sociale sfeer en op het vlak van milieu. De vraag is hoe [...]

Context MasterClass: Social Impact Assessment (19 september 2013)2015-03-24T09:59:33+00:00

SROI training 11 – 13 September 2012

Context, international cooperation and ICS will organise an SROI training from September 11 until September 13 in The Netherlands (exact location to be announced). The training course is aimed at social entrepreneurs, project officers, PME officers, social investors, community facilitators, and those interested in social entrepreneurship and social business strategies. During the course you will learn to [...]

SROI training 11 – 13 September 20122015-03-24T10:27:32+00:00

Release of book ‘New approaches to development cooperation’

During the ContextMasterClass meeting of November 24, 2011 the director of Context, international cooperation, Fons van der Velden, presented the first copy of the new Context publication ‘New approaches to development cooperation’ to Mr Meindert Witvliet, the outgoing director of SHGW. In the Introduction of this publication Fons van der Velden argues that nowadays many [...]

Release of book ‘New approaches to development cooperation’2019-11-14T14:18:37+00:00

SROI training in Nairobi, Kenya October 2011

Context, international cooperation and ICS Africa are organising a training course on Social return on investment (SROI) in Nairobi, Kenya, on Monday 24 October - Friday 28 October 2011. Please find the invitation for this training course here. The training course will be building on Context's experience on SROI, developed with partners including ICS, and [...]

SROI training in Nairobi, Kenya October 20112019-11-14T14:18:37+00:00

Welcome to the Knowledge Management for Development Journal

It is with great pleasure that I would like to acknowledge the formal publication by publisher Routledge of the Knowledge Management for Development Journal which has close links to Context, international cooperation. The Editor-in-Chief, Sarah Cummings, is a colleague here. My congratulations go to all members of the editorial team who have made this possible. [...]

Welcome to the Knowledge Management for Development Journal2019-11-14T14:18:39+00:00

Vergroot je succes, evalueer je project

This is the presentation made by Elli de Rijk at KPA-Wilde Ganzendag on 1 November on evaluation of projects. If you would like to receive speaker's notes or clarification on this lecture, kindly contact Annelieke Brackel.

Vergroot je succes, evalueer je project2015-03-24T09:24:26+00:00

New training course series for 2008: Innovation in planning, monitoring and evaluation

A joint series of training courses is being organised by Context, international cooperation in collaboration with Wageningen International and MDF. For 2008, the following topics are planned: Combining ‘theories of change’ and ‘realist evaluation’ to strengthen capacity for strategic action (April); Creative organisational self assessments (September); and M&E of multistakeholder dialogue & partnership (December). In [...]

New training course series for 2008: Innovation in planning, monitoring and evaluation2019-11-14T14:18:39+00:00

Joint learning workshop in South Africa

Context, international cooperation and Entabeni Consultancy (Cape Town, South Africa) are jointly conducting an action learning study in South Africa on the interrelatedness between capacity enhancement, civil society building and social mobilisation. The study is running from early 2006 to July 2008. Seven South African non governmental organisations and a German funding agency participate in this extensive [...]

Joint learning workshop in South Africa2019-11-14T14:18:39+00:00

CIDSE Conference

On 24-26 October 2007, CIDSE organised its Populorum Progressio. Around 160 people from virtually all corners of the world came together in Soesterberg (The Netherlands) to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Papal Encyclical Populorum Progressio. The CIDSE conference was facilitated by James Taylor (CDRA), Patricia Verbauwhede (Broederlijk Delen) and Fons van der Velden photo (Context, international [...]

CIDSE Conference2019-11-14T14:18:39+00:00

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