By introducing a learning agenda, funders can encourage innovation, drive philanthropic dollars to the best programs, and become better partners to grantees.
Tag: Measurement & Evaluation
A look at barriers global NGOs face in reporting the right measures of effectiveness—and how funders and grantees can begin to overcome them.
Philanthropy lessons from India—Padmini Somani, head of two different foundations, talks about following the data and staying the course.
Turning a bunch of money into a lot of impact.
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Prizes allow institutions to develop revolutionary new solutions, are less risky than traditional grants, and can create communities of practice.
By quantifying catastrophe risk, we can help society better manage it, and make the world safer and more resilient.
A look at characteristics and approaches that represent the evolution of traditional evaluation.
Are you ignoring your richest intel? How organizations can yield a wealth of valuable data through story-based research.
We need to broaden philanthropy’s view of social sciences.