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Are you using data to provide insights into the work and results of your organisation?

Organisations in the sector are more and more looking for ways to measure the effectiveness of their programmes. This is important both for reporting to their financiers, as well as to know which decisions they should make to increase their impact. The tendency has been to report on quantitative data, as stories are always appealing. But how can you find accessible ways to use data to adjust the substantive course?

With the IATI Data Quality Validator, we offer you one platform to access the tools you need: a workbench to gather data, prepare and verify data sets, to help you use and publish data that is relevant, accurate and IATI compliant. This is ideal for sharing your results as well as improving your impact.

Click here to go to the Data Workbench website.

IATI Data Quality Validator

IATI Data Quality: Why?

There are multiple reasons you and your organisation should care about the quality of your IATI data:

  • Compliance: You want to comply with the requirements of your donors and/or stakeholders
  • Image: A professional organisation is able to deliver truthful and high-quality data, accurate IATI data will reflect this.
  • Insight: To make data-driven decisions, your data needs to be correct and accurate. Obviously, you would want to base your decisions upon reliable data.

Improving IATI Data Quality: How?

Data4Development can help you improve your data quality:

  • IATI Data Quality Validator: Our free-to-use validator compares public data with the requirements from IATI, the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the British Department for International Development. IATI publishing organisations use the tool to get feedback on their data quality.
  • IATI Consultancy: Based on our experience working with over 80 NGOs, governments and major donors, we can help you with everything to do with IATI, or data for that matter.
  • IATI Training: We offer in-house training to help organisations with improving their data quality in order to increase their impact.

Need help with our IATI Data Quality Validator?

To learn more about how Data4Development can support your organisation with the IATI Data Quality Validator tool, contact us here or send us an email at info@data4development.nl

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