The Alliance Training Day 2018
Struggling to get your head around GDPR? In need of some new fundraising ideas? Or maybe you want some inspiration to improve your comms? Join us for our new annual training day!
Optimism important as 2018 gets underway...
Jamie Morrison, chair of the Alliance Board, looks ahead to 2018, reflecting on some of the opportunities and perils ahead...
A list of funding opportunities available to organisations working in international development.
Welcome to Scotland's International Development Alliance
Scotland's International Development Alliance is the membership body for everyone committed to creating a fairer world, free from poverty, injustice and environmental threats.
We offer a range of services for our members. Browse our main areas of work below, or use the main menu above.
Effectiveness & Learning
Working on effectiveness has long term benefits for an organisation and the people it to support. We offer a number of bespoke services for our members.
Finding and accessing funding is an important aspect of any organisation's work. We offer services to members to support them with this.
Policy and Advocacy
We broker connections between our members and decision-makers, while also providing a platform to develop a collective voice on important issues.
By participating in an active network, organisations can become more effective. Together we can make better progress towards meeting our international development goals.
Online Charity Finance Training
16th February 2018
A new online training course is available for Alliance members on charity finance.
What Difference Are We Making? A look at Impact Assessment
27th February 2018
The next MEL Working Group for Alliance members will look at Impact Assessment.
Roundtable Meeting with the Scottish Government Minister for International Development
28th February 2018
Dr. Alasdair Allan MSP, Minister for International Development, is joining for us for the third in our series of quarterly meetings to facilitate dialogue between the Scottish Government and representatives of the international development sector.
The Alliance Training Day 2018
8th March 2018
Struggling to get your head around GDPR? In need of some new fundraising ideas? Or maybe you want some inspiration to improve your comms? Join us for our new annual training day! In response to demand from our members, this year we will look at three key topics throughout the day: GDPR, fundraising and communication.
Safeguarding, Whistle-blowing, Reporting - Information Event for Members Only
28th March 2018
This event will be an opportunity to share best practice and get advice on safeguarding policies and practices, whistle-blowing and reporting requirements.
Policy Coherence for Development: Exploring and Learning from European PCD Approaches
A comparison of different policy coherence for development approaches across Europe.
Scotland's Place in Building a Just World
A detailed report examining recommendations on how to implement policy coherence for development.
A full selection of our annual reviews going back to 2007, detailing our impact and financial reports.
Scotland's International Development Alliance Strategic Plan 2017-2020
This strategic plan sets out the new direction of The Alliance and what it hopes to achieve by 2020.
Effectiveness Services Evaluation Report
This report contains the findings from in-depth case study research of NIDOS' and Bond's effectiveness services.
Scottish Government International Development Minister writes to INGOs
OSCR statement - Keeping vulnerable beneficiaries, volunteers and staff safe
Penny Mordaunt letter to all DFID funding recipients
All organisations in receipt of DFID funding will recently have received this letter from the Secretary of State for International Development.
Sector statement on principles to ensure zero tolerance of sexual exploitation
We joined some of the UK’s leading charities on Tuesday 13 February with our sister agency, the London-based Bond, to discuss zero tolerance of sexual exploitation across the international development sector.
Statement from International Development Secretary Penny Mordaunt on Oxfam
Statement from International Development Secretary Penny Mordaunt on Oxfam and UK action to tackle sexual exploitation and abuse in the aid sector.