What We Do
What We Do
Tell your data story
Effective data collection, analysis and communication helps people see and feel the impact of your work. We bridge technology, analysis and creative design. We also hold unique skills in Social Network Analysis and Text Analysis. Specific outputs include:
- Data analytics
- Infographics and data visualisation
- Dashboard development
- Case studies, reports and various publications
- Data management
Measure what matters
We recognise that 1) evidence from M&E should benefit from other forms of evidence, and 2) the bridge between evidence availability and evidence use requires an explicit set of actions. Therefore, we also provide ‘Research’ and ‘Learning’ support. Our work in Monitoring, Evaluation, Research and Learning (MERL) includes:
From objective impact studies to the support and development of M&E frameworks, we optimise impact through reliable, efficient reporting. Specific outputs include:
- Theory of Change development
- Design and build MERL systems
- Baseline studies
- Process evaluations
- Outcome evaluations
Improve your team's data skills
Tailormade training programmes and needs-based workshops where we work with you to engage, develop, skill and equip your own internal capacity. Specific programmes include:
- Data Artistry*
- Bespoke training & coaching
Test and scale your data use
We manage initiatives to scale data skills and usage. From data-driven projects to embedding systems , we equip, coach and support the people involved to drive effective delivery. Across all projects, we see ourselves as partners; with you from ideation to impact.
Data Artistry is a skills development programme aimed and building data communication skills among development professionals.
The Data Artistry modules have been offered since 2017. It was introduced as part of the CLEAR-DETPA programme at the university of Witwatersrand, and CLEAR-Francophone Africa in Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration. It has also been run in-house at organisations such as New Leaders Foundation and HE2ROs in SA, and USAID-Zimbabwe partners.
Complete Workshop Series
The suite of three workshops consists of 36 hours of facilitated group* learning. The nine 4-hour sessions are conducted online.
Each workshop consists of 12 hours of facilitated group* learning. The three 4-hour sessions are conducted online.
64 hours support to team on organizational data communications/ report over 3-4 months.
40 hours of ad hoc support to individual participants to improve ongoing data outputs and data skills development.
Unlimited access to 8 hours of video content lessons and additional resources for continuous improvement.
ImpactBoard is a data management solution that provides programmes with intelligence to achieve impact.
ImpactBoard has a highly flexible measurement framework and customizable dashboards for reporting. It enables programmes to implement their M&E plans and meet their reporting requirements. It is developed by practitioners for practitioners, eliminating the cumbersome tasks to give more time to providing much needs services to beneficiaries.
The ECD Registration Management Tool (RMT) is a web-based application, that is powered by ImpactBoard, to enable social services professionals track and monitor registration of ECD services across the country.
It provides a live database of registered and unregistered ECD services for ease for reference and information updates. It has a registration tracker that enables tracking of ECD services along the registration process. It also provides a digitized registration framework for ECD service assessments and compliance determination. Key insights for management and support can be seen at a glance on intuitive dashboards.