What We Do

Quality and Impact

Supporting our members’ growth and development in the areas of Quality and Impact has always been a priority for IDEA. We achieve this through our work on strengthening good practice in Development Education, and supporting our members in monitoring and evaluating the impact of work they do.

Our areas of focus include:

  • A Code of Good Practice in Development Education
  • Good Practice Guidelines
  • Monitoring and Evaluation

IDEA’s Quality and Impact Working Group is also exploring the concept of quality in Development Education and supporting the development of good practice guidelines for the sector. In line with this, it has developed the following:


We organise training, seminars & meetings to build capacity in the following areas:


IDEA works to connect its membership and also to connect Development Education to wider audiences.