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 [...]
Utrecht, 7 March 2012 – Context organised a workshop on Social Business – New value creation & measuring performance during the Conclusion event ‘Investing in the Future’ on 7 March, 2012. The workshop was initiated by a brief presentation of the concept of Social Business (by Fons van der Velden), followed by a detailed insight [...]
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 [...]
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. [...]
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.
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 [...]
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 [...]