Insights, experiences and lessons learned in development were shared by government, CSOs, donors, researchers and other development partners in a Workshop held in Jakarta. The workshop was also looking at how politics being one of the factor in development policy making.
This video introduces the series and what it will cover. It includes a short exercise to get you thinking about knowledge and the policy process.
This video discusses the different types of knowledge used in the policy process. It talks about understanding policy narratives, which can help you to consider how the knowledge that you produce could influence the stories told about why change is needed.
This video will help you to understand how the wider political context affects the way knowledge is used in the policy process. It helps you to explore political will and how you can help to build momentum for change.
This video looks at how peoples’ values, interests, and beliefs affect what is considered to be relevant and credible knowledge. If you can understand what other people consider to be credible and relevant, you can work out where you need to focus your work to attract their attention.
This video is about knowledge intermediaries: the people or organizations who work at the boundary between knowledge and policy. If you can work out who they are, what roles they can play in influencing change, and how to engage with them, you can build effective partnerships that bring in complimentary skills.
SurveyMETER was established in 2002 and has gained a strong reputation in Indonesia for the quality of its policy research, particularly with quantitative methods and analysis as well as training and capacity development on research methods.
This brief is the first in a series exploring the analysis of original research conducted during the design process for an NGO sector support facility.
This brief will discuss human resource management and leadership regeneration trends and challenges among NGOs in Indonesia that arise from the findings of mixed methods research conducted during the National NGO Study and Service Centre (NSSC) design process.