Resources

Resources

This page contains the latest Alliance resources, tools, reports, and publications related to international development.

Browse our resources below, or use the filters to search. You can also browse all of the materials from previous events including presentations, webinar recordings, workshop handouts and materials from conferences via the previous events section of our website.

If there is a resource you think should be on this page or you would like to submit one of your organisation's resources, please contact us.

 

Resource list about ethical photography

We use images in countless ways in our international development and humanitarian work. Images pervade our ways of working and so, we have gathered together a list of resources to help you begin a reflective journey, asking, am I using the right image and is it ethical?

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Decolonising language in international development in Scotland (and bringing the public with us)

This draft discussion paper aims to put forward some ideas on ensuring our language is always fit for purpose. We offer some context, some draft principles to guide our language choices, some examples of language we think is problematic, and some alternatives that we aim to use instead.

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Comparing different IATI data publishing and validation tools

We have collated a list of the different options for International Aid Transparency Initiative (IATI) data publishing and validation tools, to see if one (or many) of the options suits your budget, time available and organisational size.

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SCOPE: Skills Recognition, Capacity Building, and Professional Education for the Third Sector

The online learning platform developed by SCVO and partners covers useful topics for third sector staff and volunteers including the basics of: governance, finance, fundraising, communications and risk management.

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ICTwork's: How to Design Inclusive Digital Programming

This blog covers the digital gender gap and the digital demographic gap, outlining some steps you can take to design more inclusively.

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ICTwork's: Checklist to Design with the User in Digital Development

What does the Principle for Digital Development 'design with the user' really mean in practice? Read more about the 7 point checklist to design better digital interventions.

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Chartered Institute of Fundraising: Fundraising in the time of COVID-19

The Chartered Institute of Fundraising have released a new guide to supporter experience, it outlines six practical actions to help fundraisers in the next phase of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Useful webinars to watch about COVID-19

The world is abuzz with webinars right now. We have rounded up the most useful upcoming sessions and recordings to help you find the information you need about the impacts of COVID-19.

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Information about Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak is being closely monitored by Scotland’s International Development Alliance, please see a list of resources offering further information and advice.

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Malawi Quick Guide to Mental Health

The Malawi Quick Guide to Mental Health was produced to provide practical information for the assessment and management of mental health in Malawi.

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GLAM's Adaptive Management in International Development Library

GLAM's adaptive management in international development library is an open source repository for Adaptive Management and Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning resources.

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Project FAIR: Exploring practical pathways for reward fairness in international NGOs

This report provides a full overview of Project FAIR, including background to the project, method, and analysis and discussion of findings. The project aimed to collaboratively explore practical alternatives to the dual salary system and enable the INGO sector to maximise its contributions to decent work, sustainable livelihood and poverty eradication.  

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