This page contains the latest Alliance resources, tools, reports, and publications related to international development.
Browse our resources below, or use the filters to search. You can also browse all of the materials from previous events including presentations, webinar recordings, workshop handouts and materials from conferences via the previous events section of our website.
If there is a resource you think should be on this page or you would like to submit one of your organisation's resources, please contact us.
Improving Policy Coherence in Scotland
The report below summarises the concept of policy coherence and links to our main body of work on this issue - an open and editable Wiki.The report aims to bring together civil society and Government to make Scotland a leader in its approach to sustainable development.
Useful webinars to watch about COVID-19
The world is abuzz with webinars right now. We have rounded up the most useful upcoming sessions and recordings to help you find the information you need about the impacts of COVID-19.
Information about Coronavirus (COVID-19)
The Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak is being closely monitored by Scotland’s International Development Alliance, please see a list of resources offering further information and advice.
The impacts of COVID-19 on members of the Alliance
This short report summarises evidence gathered from members about the impacts of COVID-19 on their work. It covers: the impact in Scotland; the impact in programme countries; how donors are responding; and the requests for actions by the Alliance.
Sustainable Futures in Africa Partnerships Guide
The Sustainable Futures in Africa project has developed a Critical Resource for Ethical International Partnerships designed for use by research partnerships.
Risk mapping and risk registers
The risks that each organisation and project face will be unique. Here are some helpful resources to help you think about risk more strategically.
Improving Policy Coherence in Scotland: Wiki
This open and editable wiki is a resource for individuals and organisations interested in improving policy coherence in Scotland. It is a shared and open space for developing understanding on policy coherence issues, suggesting solutions, tracking progress and stimulating debate.
Working towards the Global Goals
‘Working towards the Global Goals’ provides detailed insight into our members’ contributions to sustainable development across the world. Published only a month before the world enters the ‘decade of delivery’ for the ambitious UN 2030 Agenda, the report demonstrates a far reaching and impactful international development sector in Scotland. It reveals that organisations with direct links to Scotland have projects in over 100 countries and contribute to all 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Bond's Putting the People in the Pictures First
Bond's People in the Pictures Group have produced ethical guidelines for the collection and use of content covering images and stories. It builds on existing ethical content guidelines by Dóchas and CONCORD's code of conduct on images and messages.
Good Governance Support Package
This guide aims to improve your understanding and help you strengthen the governance structures of your organisation. It covers the basics of setting up and governing a Scottish charity, finance, people and broader organisational responsibilities which trustees are responsible for, including safeguarding and risk mitigation. The guide was produced in collaboration with SCVO.
Members Guide to Accessing TrustLaw
We have partnered with TrustLaw to facilitate free legal assistance for social enterprises and NGOs that we support. TrustLaw is a global programme of Thomson Reuters Foundation that connects the world's leading legal teams to provide free legal assistance to organisations working for social and environmental change. This guide explains how Alliance members can access this service.
Scottish Government Small Grants Information Session 2019
A Scottish Government International Development small grants information session was held by the fund manager the Corra Foundation in Edinburgh on 11 September 2019.