Results-Based Accountability Africa Summit 2014

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Results Leadership Group and Accelerate Performance are excited to announce the Results-Based Accountability™ (RBA) Africa Summit 2014 to be held in Johannesburg, South Africa.  In bringing together experts in training and implementation, this conference will introduce cutting edge RBA concepts that are helping children, families and communities create measurable improvements across the globe. This summit will feature introductory training from Mark Friedman, the …

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RBA 101 Handout Material 2.0

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Replaced by version 4.0 This is the first revision in the standard workshop handout package since 2009. The package is reduced from 53 pages to 45 pages to save copying. Added material includes the exemplary Cardiff Epilepsy Unit report, Next Generation Contracting Slides, and an improved “Tool for Choosing a Common Language.”  I will produce an OBA version in the …

Mark FriedmanRBA 101 Handout Material 2.0

Next Generation Contracting Paper

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Here is the long-promised, if not long-awaited, paper on a 10 part agenda for contract reform for funders and nonprofits. this has received a very positive response everywhere I’ve presented it in Europe, North America, Australia and New Zealand. Here are links to exemplary practice Placer County California New Zealand Australia Check out the complete PDF publication here.

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The Collective Impact Toolkit

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The tools described in this document are all part of the Results Scorecard 3.0 software – a data and collaboration system designed specifically for non-profit and government organizations.   With it, community partners and their backbone support organizations can organize around a common agenda, define means to measure progress, share data, and use information to drive their strategies and activities. For those that …

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Next Generation Contracting: A Contract Reform Agenda for Funders and Nonprofits

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FPSI produces occasional papers on subjects related to accountability in general and Results-­‐Based Accountability TM (RBA) in particular. This paper responds to requests over the years for ideas about how RBA can be applied to the methods by which government agencies and private philanthropies write agreements with those to whom they give money (referred to here as contractors or grantees). …

Mark FriedmanNext Generation Contracting: A Contract Reform Agenda for Funders and Nonprofits

Achieving Collective Impact with Results-Based Accountability

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Community organizations nationwide are in search of methods that help them achieve measurable results for the children and families they serve. Sometimes these organizations seek like-minded partners in order to reach common goals. Partnerships are formed. Meetings are held. But to what end? Too often, these meetings are held without a clear, common, and measurable result in mind. Over time …

Mark FriedmanAchieving Collective Impact with Results-Based Accountability