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Understanding intermediaries' impact

Evaluation Support Scotland (ESS) is working with national third sector intermediaries about how they measure and report on their impact.  

Below is a draft resource which is being developed by Evaluation Support Scotland with a working group of national Third Sector Intermediaries. This will be finalised after a recall event on 8th February 2018. If you have any comments in the meantime please contact Diane

This is a pre-designed work in progress. Access the draft here

The following event report tells you what happened at the Understanding intermediaires' impact seminar which took place on 24th July 2017, what the conclusions were, and three things that ESS in partnership with intermediary organisations will do now.

             Understanding intermediaries' impact report 2017 



The seminar

At the seminar a discussion paper was presented to the attending intermediaries and officials who feedback their views and gave suggestions to shape the next steps.  Read the scoping report here.

The report includes:

             What will happen next?

1. Produce a resource that explains the range of functions, activities and outcomes of intermediaries and measurement issues. The key audience for this resource would be intermediaries themselves, Scottish Government and other funders.

2. Share and promote this resource amongst SG and other funders.

3. Later on more in depth work around how to measure and report on outcomes.

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