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When the tough get going: civil society resilience

How do civil society organisations in the Caribbean manage uncertainty? Doctoral candidate Sarah Peck summarises her findings. 

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Caribbean civil society resilience: research brief

This brief provides a summary of research findings on civil society and resilience by Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) candidate Sarah Peck. The research was jointly funded […]

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Following the money: cash transfers

(Above) Helen Mudora presents project results at the Foundation’s annual grants workshop. The workshop shares monitoring and evaluation techniques with new grants partners and provides […]

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Tools

Monitoring and evaluation tools compendium

This is an organic document drawing together a range of motioning and evaluation tools. Suggestions for additions to the compendium are welcomed. Please add suggestions […]

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Tools

Africa Platform for Social Protection advocacy toolkit

This is an advocacy tool kit with an assortment of tools to suit a wide audience. The tool kit provides a guide for use in […]

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Grant resource

Commonwealth Foundation brand guidelines

Download the Commonwealth Foundation brand guidelines, including visibility guidelines for partners and a full set of logos. Guidelines Logos

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Grant resource

Protected: Monitoring and evaluation workshop files 2018

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Grant resource

Grants chat room

A place for grants partners to ask questions about their grant and share resources and project learning with each other via Disqus.

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Publication

Commonwealth insights: inclusive governance series

These papers draw on discussions had at the Commonwealth People’s Forum 2018 and share the strategies employed by civil society across the Commonwealth to achieve […]

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Rewriting the script

Lisa Harewood on how making her first film with Commonwealth Writers enabled her to present a different view of the Caribbean and changed her career forever.

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Foundation strategic document

Commonwealth Foundation annual workplan and budget 2018-2019

The Commonwealth Foundation’s Strategic Plan 2017-21 will be guided by a Logic Model that constitutes the single theory of change for the period of 2017-21.

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Malawi’s 50-50 campaign

Gillian Cooper investigates one partner's decade-long effort to secure greater female representation in decision-making in Malawi.

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