SVI Blog

Social Impact Assessment: Supporting the voluntary sector

Saturday, October 15th, 2011

Claire Coulier blogs for the Social Research Association about SIAA’s role in supporting the voluntary sector.

Making Judgments to Make Good

Tuesday, October 11th, 2011

Jacob Harold, Programme Officer at the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, blogs for SIAA about the importance of the emerging field of social impact analysis.

What Impact Means to Funders

Wednesday, September 21st, 2011

James O’Sullivan of SIAA considers the fragmentary nature of impact analysis in the voluntary sector and the difficulties this poses for funders.

What Do You Call a Group of Analysts?

Wednesday, July 14th, 2010

Sue Wixley, head of Communications at New Philanthropy Caiptal and SIAA trustee, expresses her hopes for the growth of social impact analysis as a recognised field. She discusses the motivation behind the founding of SIAA and reflects on the Valuing Impact conference of 2009.

Analyse This

Wednesday, May 20th, 2009

The Economist’s Matthew Bishop voices his support for the association and its aims.