Tag: research

The AI in aid: artificial intelligence and international development

Alastair Spray explores the risks and implications of AI in international development.

First principles: why research ethics are critical

Consultant Alastair Spray explores the crucial role of good research ethics practices in civil society work.

New papers on research, pilot projects and added value added to the M&E Universe

Introducing the latest three papers to the added to the M&E Universe, bringing the total to 116.

Bidding farewell to INTRAC – and still very proud

Rachel Hayman shares her reflections on leaving INTRAC after ten years.

Praxis Series Paper No. 12: Supporting CSO Leadership Succession – Voices from Ethiopia

This latest entry in our Praxis Series of papers focuses on leadership transition, based on research on CSOs in Ethiopia.

Water Security Hub: developing a theory of change for a major research programme

Lucy Gray introduces INTRAC’s work to lead the revision of the GCRF Water Security HUb’s theory of change.

Newly Updated Resource Database – Now Includes The Entire Catalogue Of Publications!

INTRAC has been producing publications and resources since 1994. With a focus on civil society development, concerning all areas of […]

Opening up civic space requires creativity and careful navigation

Even where civil society space is constrained, local organisations can create positive relationships with state and external actors. A contribution to the openGlobalRights debate on closing space for civil society by Rachel Hayman, INTRAC Head of Research.

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 […]

NGO Research Programme: bridging research, learning and practice

INTRAC’s NGO Research Programme ran for over 20 years from the mid-1990s to 2015. It started with a grant from […]

Do NGOs need a Languages Policy? New Research on Languages in Development

By Vicky Mancuso Brehm. Most of us who have worked in international development can easily come up with colourful anecdotes […]

Study on support to civil society through multi donor funds

Many donors, over the last decade, have explored mechanisms for funding southern civil society more directly in country in addition […]