Giving Evidence often publishes reports. For each one, there is also a post on this website about the project that lead to them, which explains them. Below is a list of our publications, after each of which is a link to the page about it.
About Charities’ Administrative Costs
About Funding Effectively
Why do so few charities have their meetings in public? Caroline Fiennes (2016). Explanation here.
Effective Philanthropy: Towards a Research Agenda A White Paper Caroline Fiennes, Giving Evidence, for the Social Enterprise Initiative, The University of Chicago Booth School of Business (2016). Explanation here.
Frankly Speaking: The Inter-American Foundation’s Reporting Process: Lessons from A Positive Outlier Caroline Fiennes, Diego Escobar (2016). Explanation here.
Towards A Science of Philanthropy: Analysis of the Success of 10 Years of the ADM Capital Foundation: An Empirical Investigation of the Effect of Various Ways of Doing Philanthropy Caroline Fiennes, Helen Owen (2017).
About Research Produced by Charities, and into Charities and Philanthropy
Consultation to Identify Research Priorities in UK Charities and Philanthropy: Method and Findings Caroline Fiennes, Katherine Cowan (2019)
About Charities’ Research in Criminal Justice
Primers about Knowledge Mgt, and About Monitoring & Evaluation
A primer about monitoring and evaluation, for funders and implementers Caroline Fiennes, Natalia Kiryttopoulou, Marc Maxmeister (2018). Explanation here.
Getting Better: What education systems in less developed countries can learn from evidence-based medicine Caroline Fiennes, Liora Wulf (2014). Explanation here.
Getting Better II: What education in less economically developed countries can learn about evidence from medicine Caroline Fiennes, Saurabh Gupta (2016). Explanation here.
The Relationship Between Short-term Outcomes and Long-term Outcomes Produced by Outdoor Adventure Programmes: A Rapid Review Alison O’Mara-Eves, Caroline Fiennes, Sandy Oliver (2016). Explanation here.
The Existing Evidence Base about the Effectiveness of Outdoor Learning, a systematic review, Caroline Fiennes, Amy Romans, Sandy Oliver (2015). Explanation here.
About involving potential users of research in stating and prioritising research topics (factory farming)
The Burning Questions Initiative: Prioritization Report Caroline Fiennes (2017). Explanation here.
About the Production and Use of Evidence by Mental Health Charities
An Explanation of the Evidence System of UK Mental Health Charities Leonora Buckland, Caroline Fiennes (2016). Explanation here.
About a Labour Rights Programme
Frankly Speaking: C&A Foundation’s Sustainable Supplier Programme, Leonora Buckland, Caroline Fiennes (2014). Explanation here.