Reminder: London Datastore

All VCS organisations – whether their activities involve providing services, campaigning or anything else – need to be on top of what’s happening in the areas they operate in. For those of you who aren’t already familiar with it, the GLA’s London Datastore is an incredibly useful resource. The London Borough Profiles and Atlas present a general picture [Read more]

LGA tool tracks the impact of welfare reform in the UK at borough level

LINK: LG Inform tool From the Local Government Association: The Local Government Association, with assistance from Inclusion, has launched an online tool to track welfare reform across the UK. The tool allows the user to tailor their report according to single tier, district and county local authority geographies. It gives an overview of the impacts of welfare reform, [Read more]

Event – Seeing the Wood for the Trees: using data for demonstrating impact, campaigning and fundraising (17 Sep 2014)

Upcoming event from LVSC: Seeing the Wood for the Trees 17 Sep 2014, 10am – 3pm Graeae Theatre Company 138 Kingsland Road London, E2 8DY Register here: This event aims to give an overview of data available to the sector that can be used for demonstrating impact, campaigning and fundraising Londoners continue to be [Read more]

Impact measurement tool for providers working with ex offenders: MOJ’s Justice Data Lab

LINK: Justice Data Lab From Ministry of Justice: What is the Justice Data Lab? The Justice Data Lab supports organisations working to rehabilitate offenders at a local level through easier access to high-quality re-offending data. This includes an aggregate re-offending rate specific to the group of offenders your organisation has worked with, compared to that of [Read more]

Event: Take Back The Data! (2 Sep 2013)

Take Back The Data! When: 2 September 2013 from 10.30am until 3.30pm Where: Amnesty International Human Rights Centre Who: any London Councils funded organisation (directly, or as a member of a partnership/consortium) Info and Registration: A practical and participative day all about making the most of your London Councils monitoring data. Do you struggle with [Read more]