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How can funders achieve systems change?

Many funders are adopting a systems change perspective to solve the world's most pressing social and environmental problems....

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Understanding the protection of refugee rights during the COVID-19 pandemic

COVID-19 has exacerbated the challenges faced by refugees across the globe in exercising their rights and gaining access to...

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Porticus Portfolio Review: Summary of the final synthesis report

Itad was commissioned by Porticus to provide an independent perspective on how its grant-making portfolios were performing.

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Connecting Conflict, Climate Change and Ecological Crisis

Addressing the climate and ecological crises is no longer the responsibility of organisations working in the environmental...

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Video: Climate crisis and conflict: cross-sector working for sustainable solutions

Tom Gillhespy and Dr. Haseeb Md. Irfanullah explore the need to mainstream climate and ecological concerns into our...

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News: Itad is officially carbon net-zero!

As the world looks to COP26 for cleaner energy solutions, we’re proud to announce Itad is now officially carbon net-zero...

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COP26 expert opinions: Adaptation

As we look to Glasgow and COP26, our experts share their thoughts and predictions for what they expect the future of climate...

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COP26 expert opinions: Energy

As the world looks to Glasgow and decisions being made at this year's climate conference, COP26, we asked our experts what...

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COP26 expert opinions: Cities

With global focus on Glasgow and the decisions being made at this year's COP26 climate conference, our experts share what the...

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COP26 expert opinions: Climate Finance

With global attention focused on COP26, and renewed – or unfulfilled – climate promises, we asked our Principal...

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Anti-corruption in Nigeria: Lessons and recommendations for future programming

Lessons from the Anti-Corruption in Nigeria (ACORN) project and recommendations for future programming

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Enabling mine action for stability in fragile settings: learning week

Mine action has the potential to contribute to stabilisation in fragile settings; as more funding is directed to fragile...

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End-point evaluation of the UK Public Health Rapid Support Team (UK-PHRST) – final report

Findings, conclusions and recommendations from our evaluation of the UK Public Health Rapid Support Team

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Carbon offsetting – how Earthly is helping Itad go carbon neutral

Are carbon offsetting projects greenwashing? We explore the issues of sustainability and effectiveness within these projects,...

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Video: Adaptive programming and COVID-19

The last year has demanded flexible, agile programming to respond to the ever-changing challenges created by COVID-19. In the...

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Video: Adaptive programming in 4 minutes

Adaptive programming uses real-time learnings to inform programme implementation as you go; in the first of two short videos...