Article about the use of social impact bonds to increase focus on results for government funding of social development activities and to strengthen the case for increasing such funding.
This report from an APEC workshop on the topic recognizes that Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs) play a fundamental role in building resilience in APEC member economies and highlights a set of principles to guide collaborative partnerships on resilience across all levels of government, the nongovernment sector, business and individuals.
A website which 'site details the efforts of InterAction members and others in the NGO community to help those affected by the earthquake and assist Haiti with its recovery'. The site is also developing a Food Security Aid Map which is due to be released in March 2011.
This Praxis Note summarises the lessons learnt from five years of support to capacity development of CSOs in crises, and looks at the trends of capacity development practice in the Dutch INGO members of the network PSO.
Review of the Community Disaster Resilience Fund which was designed as a mechanism for bringing local priorities and capacities of disaster prone vulnerable communities to DRR programming.
A review by the World Bank Operations Evaluation Department of the Citizen Report Cards initiative in Bangalore which finds that the report cards have been an important vehicle for civil society’s “voice” in Bangalore.