Needs assessment for the Humanitarian Leadership Academy in the Middle East
In May 2016, the Humanitarian Leadership Academy commissioned INTRAC to help inform its operational, partnership and learning requirements across the […]
Monitoring and evaluation of capacity building. Tracking Capacity Change
Capacity development is at the heart of how most Danish CSOs believe they make a difference in their work with […]
What does being an evaluator have to do with the dawning era of sustainability?
By Vera Scholz. It’s unmistakably the year of sustainability. Last month, the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) have quietly – perhaps […]
Praxis Note 72. Advocacy capacity building using blended learning in complex and fragile contexts
Drawing on course evaluations and interviews with participants this paper shows how blended learning approaches can provide access to high quality capacity building support in remote and conflict affected locations in a cost-effective way.
Praxis Paper 30. Monitoring and Evaluating Training: Challenges, opportunities and recommendations
Do training courses really make any difference to people’s ability to do their jobs or to the quality of their […]
‘Influencing and Supporting Change in Complex Contexts’ Face to Face training in Nairobi
In January 2015 INTRAC developed and ran a training course in Nairobi, Kenya, in partnership with the Policy and Advocacy […]
Praxis Note 69. Making Consortia Work. An example of competing consulting firms in Ethiopia
In this Praxis Note, INTRAC Principal Consultant Rick James explores the reasons why the consortia funded by the Civil Society Support Programme (CSSP) in Ethiopia proved him wrong.
Why Mission and Values Matter: a rather Darwinian approach to Sustainability
By Rick James. The NGO sector has plenty of dead wood. NGOs are set up with good intentions, but simply not […]
Capacity Building, Partnership Relations and Exit Strategies
By Rachel Hayman, with inputs and insights from action learning set participants. Over the past few months my colleague Rick […]