Our Expertise

Monitoring & Evaluation

 

Much of iDC’s work is concerned with carrying out M&E assignments. Its consultants have expertise and experience of quantitative and qualitative approaches to conducting surveys and assessing the impact of humanitarian and development interventions.

Development Communication

 

From its inception, assignments related to development communication have been core activities of iDC. For numerous clients in many different countries the company’s consultants have facilitated the formulation of a wide variety of communication strategies, designed civic education programmes and public awareness materials.

Research

 

iDC Consultants have carried out a variety of research assignments over the 25 years the company has been operating. Examples include baseline studies in the three administrations of Somalia for the UN Joint Programmes of Local Governance (JPLG), and with Tana Copenhagen a study of the ‘gatekeepers’ in Mogadishu’s IDP camps.

Training & Capacity Development

 

Throughout the years iDC has been involved in the design and delivery of capacity development programmes and the production of training materials. A particular concern has been to promote participatory and experiential modes of training.

Project & Programme Management

 

DC has been involved in numerous programme formulation initiatives. Its consultants are familiar with logframe and ‘theory of change’ approaches to project design. The company also has the resources for project and programme management.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Current Assignments

Thematic Review of ADRA Denmark’s Approach to Working Within the Humanitarian-Development Nexus

iDC has been contracted to carry out to assess the extent to which ADRA Denmark’s understanding and approach to working within the nexus contributes to improved resilience among communities affected by the protracted crises in Sudan and Syria. The assignment also involves programme reviews of four projects in Sudan and Syria as stated in the objectives of the ToR.

Supply of Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Consultancy to the British Council

iDC is supporting the British Council’s component of the Better Migration Management Phase II (BMMII) in Ethiopia and Sudan. The programme aims to improve the management of safe, orderly and regular migration in the region and support national authorities in addressing the smuggling of migrants and the trafficking in human beings within and from the Horn of Africa.

Endline Evaluation of the Food Security and Inclusive Access to Resources for Conflict-Sensitive Market Development (FARM) Programme in DRC for Mercy Corps

FARM works to improve access to, control over and utilisation of land for approximately 64,000 households in North Kivu and improve targeted market systems through increased cooperation between market actors in selected value chains, contributing to food security. The endline evaluation is being conducted against the baseline and midline evaluation.

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PO Box 25528, 00603, Nairobi, Kenya
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