SVI Blog

Creating a Social Impact Map

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012

Where is social impact analysis practiced worldwide?

SIAA Launch 2011 – Are we preaching to the converted?

Tuesday, January 10th, 2012

Giles Gibson, Partner at The Mobile Collective and winner of SIAA’s launch ticket Twitter giveaway, argues that SIAA should focus on persuading the private sector to adopt social impact metrics.

SIAA Launch 2011 – Our favourite photos

Monday, December 19th, 2011

We wanted to share our favourite shots from SIAA’s launch on Thursday 1 December 2011. Other photos of the day are available here .

SIAA Launch 2011 – Our favourite videos

Monday, December 19th, 2011

Here are some of the best videos from SIAA’s launch on Thursday 1 December 2011. Check them out for a flavour of the day.

With SIAA Launched, is Social impact at Last Becoming Sexy?

Monday, December 12th, 2011

Caroline Hartnell, editor of Alliance Magazine and chair of the panel discussion at the SIAA Launch, writes for Alliance Magazine about SIAA’s launch and the growing excitement around the field of social impact analysis.

How to Get Good Quality Impact Analysis

Monday, December 5th, 2011

Russell Turner, SIAA founding member and an independent consultant in social evaluation for the public and third sector, blogs about how best to ensure your organisation gets a good quality impact analysis and how to make the most of the findings.

Social Impact Analysis is About Delivering Impact, Not Just Measuring It – Report from the SIAA Launch

Friday, December 2nd, 2011

John Copps, Head of NPC’s Well-being Measure and SIAA founding member, reflects on SIAA’s launch and looks forward to an exciting future for the Association.

Sir Stuart Etherington Calls for Careful Handling of Impact Measurement

Friday, December 2nd, 2011

Third Sector Magazine covers Sir Stuart Etherington’s keynote speech at SIAA’s launch event on 1 December 2011

Social Impact Analysis

Thursday, December 1st, 2011

Nick Gandon, a Director at Cause4, considers SIAA’s role in the field of social impact analysis and the opportunities and challenges which lie ahead.

Do the Costs of Outcomes Measurement and Social Impact Analysis Outweigh the Benefits for the Non-Profit Community, and Grant-Makers in Particular?

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2011

Claire Coulier blogs for the Association of Charitable Foundations (ACF) on the relative value of social impact analysis to the non-profit sector.