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  1. Newsletter Issue 4: July 2021

    Publication—Myanmar, Nigeria, Zimbabwe

    Research innovation – community reporting – GIPP analysis toolkit – country successes and stories – we have a lot to share with you in this edition! As we continue to work through COVID-19 restrictions and impacts in our various locations, we have pressed on with many activities, some in person and some remotely.We are generating…

  2. Men become caregivers at International Women’s Day celebrations

    News—Zimbabwe

    Mutasa District celebrated International Women’s Day on March 8th in unique style with men carrying the babies in a race to gender equality. Fun activities including runs, drama, poetry and singing competitions helped to bring the issues of gender equality to light for 100 women and men. During the fun-run activity, women and men exchanged…

  3. Gender equality and disability rights workshop brings community issues to the table

    Case study—Zimbabwe

    The ECID team and partners in Zimbabwe delivered virtual training on gender equality and disability rights for community leaders, government representatives and local business people from Mutasa rural district. The importance of women and women with disabilities in leadership positions was discussed, with many decision makers acknowledging that more inclusion would better prioritise issues affecting…

  4. Gender, Inclusion, Power & Politics (GIPP) Analysis Toolkit Launch Event

    Event

    5th August | 9.30am – 11 am BST The Evidence and Collaboration for Inclusive Development (ECID)  programme is hosting a launch event for a new toolkit to support the design and implementation of effective and relevant development and humanitarian programmes.  The Gender, Inclusion, Power and Politics (GIPP) Analysis Toolkit  aims to embed gender equality, inclusion and power analysis into…

  5. New Civil Society Collaborative using data to understand impact of COVID-19

    News

    The Civil Society Collaborative on Inclusive COVID-19 Data will work alongside marginalized communities and activists to understand the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic and collectively advocate for an inclusive recovery.  Over 20 civil society organizations have come together to launch the collaborative and develop a data-driven report and advocacy campaign, launching in July this year at the United Nations High…

  6. Gender, Inclusion, Power and Politics (GIPP) Analysis Toolkit

    Resource

    Gender, Inclusion, Power and Politics (GIPP) is an analysis tool developed by Christian Aid and Social Development Direct, through the ECID programme. The tool is for use in the development and humanitarian sector to support the design and implementation of effective and relevant programmes by developing a detailed picture of the root causes of problems,…

  7. Data for Sustainable Development in Nigeria

    Nigeria

    ECID in Nigeria is promoting the use of data for sustainable development in 8 Local Government Areas of Anambra and Kaduna states. It is supporting government, civil society and marginalised groups make data-driven decisions that will ultimately lead to a reduction in poverty and improve the wellbeing of marginalized people and communities. The project is…

  8. Decentralising research in a North-South multi-country partnership – how have we done it so far in ECID?

    Blog

    Dr Kas Sempere works as a research associate on international development at the Open University (DPP), and is affiliated to the Research, Evidence and Learning Team (REL) in Christian Aid. She is the research coordinator for the Evidence and Collaboration for Inclusive Development (ECID) programme. Many research consortiums and partnerships are financed by global north…

  9. How ECID is innovating in the NGO sector with a new hybrid “academic-practitioner” Ethics Panel

    Blog

    Dr Kas Sempere works as a research associate on international development at the Open University (DPP), and is affiliated to the Research, Evidence and Learning Team (REL) in Christian Aid. She is the research coordinator for the Evidence and Collaboration for Inclusive Development (ECID) programme. Research ethics are important, right? Yet, many international NGOs do…

  10. Research training 2.0 – targeting development professionals with advanced skills designing large multi-country research projects

    Blog

    Dr Kas Sempere works as a research associate on international development at the Open University (DPP), and is affiliated to the Research, Evidence and Learning Team (REL) in Christian Aid. She is the research coordinator for the Evidence and Collaboration for Inclusive Development (ECID) programme. Dr Cathy Bollaert is the Research and Learning Lead at…