Rescheduled Climate Justice Innovation Fund Info Day
On 29 May, the Corra Foundation will be hosting an information event in Edinburgh.
Development Sector Vacancies
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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.
24th May 2018
This workshop will be led by Sally Proudlove, Head of Safeguarding at UNICEF and is for organisations with existing policies and procedures that they want to review. Designed for larger organisations, those with an income above £250k.
DFID Small Charities Challenge Fund Information Session
5th June 2018
DFID’s lead staff members and Karen Stephenson from Mannion Daniels will present an update on the new DFID Small Charities Challenge Fund. Important revisions to the rules make this funding stream considerably easier to access for the small charities envisaged as applicants.
5th June 2018
DFID’s Roderick Besseling from the Transparency team will lead a workshop on what information we need to publish, when, where and how, to bring us up to the standards of good practice required to publish to IATI. (International Aid Transparency Initiative).
Upcoming NFP Workshops - Bid Writing: Basics and Advanced
8th June 2018
NFP is running affordable training courses for charities, schools, associations and social enterprises that can enhance your…
Climate Justice Innovation Fund information session
29th May 2018
An information session on the Climate Justice Innovation Fund (CJIF) that is open to any Scottish-based organisation, working…
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.
Gaia Education’s newly released SDG Multiplier’s Handbook
Gaia Education’s newly released SDG Multiplier’s Handbook supports the Multipliers of the SDG Training, designed to build the capacity of facilitators to support the vitally important conversation about the implementation of the 17 SDGs at the local and regional scale in ways that are carefully adapted to the biocultural uniqueness of each location.
The Open University launch new MOOC helping teachers in 21st Century Africa
Play your part in transforming education in Africa - get teachers ready for the opportunities and challenges of the 21st century.
UK International Development Secretary joins Alliance member EMMS International to show Every Life Matters
The UK government’s International Development Secretary, Penny Mordaunt, joined Scottish healthcare charity EMMS International to celebrate the success of the ‘Every Life Matters’ appeal and hail the generosity of the public.
Bids for Market Place Exhibitions at the Global Disability Summit 2018 open until 25 May
The Global Disability Summit (GDS) 2018 will be held in Here East, Olympic Park, London on 24th July 2018. IDA will be hosting a Civil Society day at the same venue on the 23rd July. If you are interested in hosting an exhibition stand on both the Civil Society day and at the GDS, please complete the Expression of Interest (EoI) and return it to Anne MacKinnon by close on Friday 25th May.
Mainstream media coverage of humanitarian crises falls short, new survey finds
Mainstream media coverage of humanitarian crises is “selective, sporadic, simplistic and partial", according to a new consumer survey.