Charities link impact with strategy, culture and governance
At a time when global charitable giving is down, strong governance and strategy are more vital than ever. Charities recognize that being able to measure and demonstrate impact effectively is integral to a clearly-defined mission.
Indeed, charity leaders we interviewed were comfortable with the idea of moving away from simply measuring outputs towards a more comprehensive evaluation framework. Views from charities around the world [ 1408 kb ]
“ The challenges to impact measurement we have identified are profound and potentially damaging if not addressed – or at least discussed. These can be difficult conversations for charities to have. But doing it speaks to a mission, culture, and ethos that recognizes not everything is perfect. There is always room for improvement.”