Events

High Impact: 17 November 2015

This Third Sector event offers strategic analysis and practical insights to help you improve how you measure and communicate the positive changes that your charity makes. Olivier Vardakoulias,  Economist at NEF Consulting, will be speaking on Measuring soft and hard outcomes alongside Ed Holloway, Programme Director for Strategic and Impact,MS Society The event will cover evaluation methodologies, impact reporting,… Read more »


Introduction to SROI

with a case study for local authorities and LEPs. This one-day workshop will help organisations to measure their wider impact, looking beyond GVA and job numbers to measure other indicators of social and environmental impact such as knowledge, skills and wellbeing. Specifically, it will help local authorities and LEPs measure the social value generated by… Read more »


Local authorities: Commissioning for outcomes

We have recently, with NEF, launched a training course for local authorities on commissioning for outcomes and co-production. The first course was in November, held in London. Click here for more details. Anyone interested in registering for more information about the course should contact enquiries@nefconsulting.com  NEF has also published a practical guide, Commissioning for Outcomes and Co-production aimed at local authorities. NEF’s approach to commissioning provides… Read more »


Social Value Matters Conference, Milan, June 2014

Natalie Nicholles, associate director of NEF Consulting, and Richard Spencer of the ICAEW, discussed the role of social value in creating a new economic system at the recent SROI Network event in Milan on putting social value measurement into practise. SIAA @SIAAssociation tweeted on Jun 12 Why do we need a new economy? Because the one… Read more »


Finalists in Placemaking Awards 2013

Placemaking Awards

The CIL Knowledge Partnership, a collaboration including NEF Consulting, was shortlisted as Planning Consultancy of the Year at the Placemaking Awards 2013.  The partnership was formed to provide specialist consultancy to councils to help plan and finance growth. The Placemaking Awards recognise and publicise projects, plans, people and organisations that are making places better. The aim… Read more »


Five-day Value for Money (VfM) training

Improve development effectiveness – Cape Town. This unique 5-day programme, delivered in partnership with IMA International,  provides the tools and knowledge to maximise and embed value for money (VfM) approaches in an organisation, projects and programmes. You will learn about best practice in economic theory as well as how to apply existing and emerging tools to… Read more »