Community Works supports organisations and the communities they serve to put their ideas into action

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Design, Implement and Scale up

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Evaluate and Learn

COMMUNITY WORKS is a creative company working for evidence-based social development

Develop Strategies

Build plans for the future based on assets, gaps, opportunities and priorities.

Design, Implement and Scale Initiatives

Build best practice based on evidence.


Build expertise by engaging communities to generate better projects and services.

Manage Conflict

Build skills and structures to engage with conflict effectively and productively.


Build communities of practice by sharing experience visually, creatively and powerfully.

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Visual methods for working with community groups

Visual methods for working with community groups

This article responds to requests we have received for more information on visual methods that enable productive conversations with community groups. These conversations may be around problems they are seeking to tackle, the planning of a project, the airing of views on a particular subject or other situations in which someone is facilitating a session with a group of local people.

Review and reflection instead of evaluation

Review and reflection instead of evaluation

All development projects and programs need and deserve to be evaluated. A good evaluation measures impact, generates new knowledge on program design and provides insights on how to improve the work. An even better one engages participants and beneficiaries in the...

San Isidro; diversity and organisation

San Isidro; diversity and organisation

Carolina and Steve were invited to meet with people of San Isidro, a community in the Cauca Valley, Colombia. The purpose was to understand their achievements and priorities. In this way, we would also gain an appreciation of their work with Ecofuturo, who facilitated...

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Maria V. Rodrigues

Research Coordinator

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Martin De Los Rios

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