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  1. Consultancy opportunity: Final Evaluation of the ECID programme

    News

    The ECID consortium, led by Christian Aid, is currently recruiting for a consultancy team to undertake the final evaluation of its programme. If you have a strong expertise in evaluating complex consortium-led governance programmes, with a strong focus on gender equality and social inclusion, this could be the right opportunity for you. The Evidence and Collaboration…

  2. 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 of effective and relevant programmes by developing a detailed picture of the root causes of problems, the roles…

  3. Women and people with disabilities taking part in community decision making

    Reporter story—Zimbabwe

    Our True Voice reporter Twinet Ncube shares an insight into a community meeting about taking part in decision making processes and how this helps her, as a woman with a disability, as well as others in her community, ensure their needs are heard and taken into account. “Chimwara village 3, ward 25 today held a…

  4. Community Development: Issues and Needs Prioritization

    Resource—Nigeria

    This document articulates the six key steps in the ‘Issues and Needs Prioritization‘ process; a critical process for community planning and development. The ‘Issues and Needs Prioritization’ process is the ranking of community development needs in order of importance. It is a simple way of improving citizens’ participation in decision making. On one hand, the…

  5. 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…

  6. Zimbabwe’s education inequalities deepen due to COVID-19

    Blog—Zimbabwe

    This article was written in co-production with Our True Voice community reporters Bridget Munkuli, Linda Supiya and Faris Davidson who were reporting on these issues in their communities. For the first time in 5 years, Zimbabwe recorded its worst ever Grade 7 results, with children from the poorest families bearing disproportionate hardships in adapting to…

  7. 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…

  8. 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…

  9. 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…