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Evaluation report of SNV’s engagement with Local Capacity Builders online

In 2013, SNV commissioned an evaluation to provide insight into current practices of engagement with Local Capacity Builders [LCBs] as well as the achieved results of SNVs cooperation with LCBs. The evaluation aimed to provide building blocks for a future strategy on cooperation with LCBs. Country case studies were realised in Bolivia, Nepal and Tanzania. The evaluation was [...]

Evaluation report of SNV’s engagement with Local Capacity Builders online2015-03-24T09:44:16+00:00

Artikel Fons van der Velden over IOB-evaluatie NCDO in vakblad Vice Versa

Naar aanleiding van de evaluatie van de NCDO door het IOB heeft het vakblad voor ontwikkelingssamenwerking Vice Versa een kritische reactie geplaatst van Fons van der Velden. Fons van der Velden: ‘Het heeft er alle schijn van dat de opdrachtgevers geen oog hebben gehad voor de bredere maatschappelijke context en de vraag hoe de organisatie [...]

Artikel Fons van der Velden over IOB-evaluatie NCDO in vakblad Vice Versa2015-03-24T09:45:43+00:00

Training Social Return on Investment uitgesteld naar voorjaar 2014

De Social Return on Investment (SROI) training die gepland stond voor 19 tot 21 november 2013 is uitgesteld naar voorjaar 2014. Zo gauw meer bekend is over deze training, geven wij een update via deze site. Wilt u op de hoogte gehouden worden van een nieuwe training of in de tussentijd al verder praten over [...]

Training Social Return on Investment uitgesteld naar voorjaar 20142015-03-24T09:56:14+00:00

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”2017-05-19T13:57:44+00:00

Training Social Return on Investment (19-21 november 2013 in Utrecht)

Training: SOCIAL RETURN ON INVESTMENT (SROI) Wat Deelnemers nemen kennis van SROI, leren hoe ze deze methode kunnen inpassen in het eigen werkveld en ze maken een begin met de toepassing van de methode. Dit is een 3-daagse training die gelegenheid biedt tot uitwisseling van ervaringen en ideeën omtrent impactmeting en SROI. Wanneer & waar [...]

Training Social Return on Investment (19-21 november 2013 in Utrecht)2015-03-24T09:57:28+00:00

Watch now! Introduction video to Social Return On Investment

This introduction video to Social Return on Investment will take you on a brief journey through the basics of SROI. Why SROI? What are the purposes of SROI? And how does it work? Watch this short video to find an answer to these questions. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O1fY-TmPYPw&feature=youtu.be Want to find out more about SROI? Click here for a short [...]

Watch now! Introduction video to Social Return On Investment2017-05-19T13:57:45+00:00

‘What gets measured, gets done’ – blog by Elaine Reinke, IFAD about SROI training and assessment, facilitated by Context

“My social life is very important to me”, declares Jihad Al-Hakimi, Microfinance Manager of the Economic Opportunities Fund in Yemen, grabs his wedding ring from the table and places it above my ipad. As part of this valuation exercise, participants of the Social Return on Investment (SROI) training were asked to bring a number of [...]

‘What gets measured, gets done’ – blog by Elaine Reinke, IFAD about SROI training and assessment, facilitated by Context2017-05-19T13:57:45+00:00

Context is currently working on an SROI assignment for IFAD

Context is currently conducting an SROI training and assessment in ElObeid, Sudan commissioned by IFAD. This is part of a larger assignment, focused on the learning side of impact assessment; piloting Social Return on Investment  for knowledge generation and project-based learning in Sudan and Yemen.

Context is currently working on an SROI assignment for IFAD2017-05-19T13:57:45+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

New article on SROI

A recent article in the new glossy magazine QPQ Het nieuwe ondernemen, published by the Dutch Foundation on Social Entrepreneurship, focuses on social return on investment (SROI). The article Social measurement (De maatschapelijke meetlat) April 2010, No. 1, pages 44-47) by Gaston Dorren introduces the SROI methodology, based on interviews with Context colleagues, Fons van [...]

New article on SROI2017-05-19T13:57:45+00:00

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