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Working with CVSs to explore better access to and sharing of data about the sector

Our pick of the best tools to help you get started mapping your data as a small charity

Find out about the data visualisation tool Flourish - watch the session recording and access presentation slides

An introduction to wellbeing measurement tools commonly used by charities and community organisations

Find out about community engagement, equalities data and analysis plans, and the upcoming outputs consultation

We reframe data to think about ideas, expectations and stories using the Music Mentors case study

Our message to you: it’s 2021. Whatever you want your database to do, there’s probably a product that can do it...

Guest blog highlighting headline figures for London, with comparisons by borough

Find out what the various stats on unemployment actually mean and take a closer look at London data.

An introduction to the results of this survey and how they are being used in combination with other intelligence to inform the pan-London response to COVID-19

London Poverty Profile website walk-through and presentation on the latest findings from Trust for London.

Find out more about the 'Below the Radar - exploring grants data for grassroots organisations' research and findings.

Find out about the Youth of Today report and how to access and explore this open data set.

Find out about the engagement approach, insights and impact from the GLA Community Engagement team.

Find out more about the Indices of Deprivation - the official measure of relative deprivation in England.

What will change in data protection, and what won't, after the UK fully leaves the EU?

Using Lava Lamp plots to explore deprivation and political control across London

What will change in data protection, and what won't, after the UK leaves the EU on 31st December 2020.

 

Most social change organisations aren’t making much use of data at all. Giselle Cory, Executive Director at DataKind UK takes a look at some that are

Selecting and implementing a new data management system doesn't have to be mind scramble! Angela Schlenkhoff-Hus from Coalition for Efficiency talks us through their experience

A review of the functions and affordability of a drag and drop, DIY database builder

What you need to think about when designing your survey and deciding on a platform that suits you best

Want to make effective use of your data? Statisticians for Society connects organisations with volunteer statisticians

Free advice, project set-up, resources and technology for charities and community groups

Implementing a fast and affordable solution to data challenges of going mobile.

Explore the terms through a small charity case study, with best practice tips

Forget robots - there are a range of small charities using the insights from data science to change lives

Paul Ticher explains what happens when the UK leaves the European Union. Available as a download

Jargon busting download with an Excel tutorial on how to explore them for your area

The basics of a Theory of Change and how can it be used by chariites and community organisations to plan their work