SVI Blog

Principles of Social Impact Analysis Mapping Exercise Report

Monday, April 1st, 2013

This report provides a summary of the Principles Working Group Mapping Exercise of existing principles sets that govern approaches to impact measurement and evaluation.

Is Social Impact Being Analysed Ethically?

Thursday, March 28th, 2013

Mary Cook from Uscreates asks how do you define ethical practice in social impact?

Social Impact Analysis in Spain – the key to change?

Thursday, March 28th, 2013

Ruth reports on SIAA’s participation in a social impact workshop in Madrid on the 7th March.

The Iceberg Has Melted, Long Live the Evaluation Duck

Wednesday, February 27th, 2013

Kieron Kirkland describes his inventive model for explaining social impact assessment and evaluation.

Will There Ever be a Common Social Reporting Standard?

Tuesday, February 12th, 2013

Harry Hoare discusses the role social impact analysts may play in creating a common social reporting standard.

Impact Leadership Conference 2013 – Driving impact forward

Thursday, January 24th, 2013

Read our report for from the first Impact Leadership Conference in London

The Development of Social Impact Measurement: A Comparison between the UK and USA

Friday, January 18th, 2013

Denise Chau compares the development of social impact measurement in the US and UK

Why ‘What’s Our Impact?’ is the Wrong Question – and a better question

Thursday, January 17th, 2013

Caroline Fiennes discusses how understanding impact is fundamentally a comparative exercise

Elephants, Glorified Accountants, Gardeners? What is a Social Impact Analyst?

Monday, December 17th, 2012

Alison Bukhari reflects on our annual conference and the importance of social impact analysis.

Social Impact Measurement India: A brief history and insight

Friday, December 14th, 2012

Pratik Dattani provides a brief history and some insights in to social impact measurement in India.