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Theory of Change in a nutshell

By Heléne Clark

How can you plan to make change happen or evaluate the effectiveness of actions you took? How can you link desired long-term goals with all the conditions that must be in place? How can you map out a step-by-step pathway that highlights your assumptions and expectations?

Read the full article on the Integration and Implementation Insightshere.

Heléne Clark


Open Forum for Your Theory of Change Questions with Heléne Clark

Heléne will answer any questions on Theory of Change as a concept, method, evaluation tool, planning process or anything else. Cost $59

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This is an in-depth webinar (90 minutes with Q & A) on a methodology to use when backward mapping is difficult. This is one of our most in-depth webinars ever! Cost: $99*

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Welcome to The Center for Theory of Change


The Center for Theory of Change is a non-profit organization established to promote quality standards and best practices for the development and implementation of Theory of Change, with a particular focus on its use and application in the areas of international development, sustainability, education, human rights and social change.

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Our Partners

Anne Bramble

Austria Recycling

KW Research & Associates ltd

Heartland Alliance

R. Keith Jones & Associates, Challenge Dialogue System Network

Jamie Dunn Strategies

Jeannette Rankin Foundation

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The Desk Consulting Group Inc.

Jill Stockwell

Lydia  Connor

Florida Institute of Education at the University of North Florida

Irish Biochar Cooperative Society Ltd (the Biochar Coop)

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Theory of Change Japan

We are delighted to announce the establishment of Theory of Change Japan (ToCJ), the Japanese affiliate of the Center for Theory of Change. This couldn’t have happened without the drive of founding Directors Yutaka Tanabe and Motoi Kawabata. Eoin Collins, Director of the Center for Theory of Change in New York is also a director of the new affiliate.

About The Center for Theory of Change

Theory of Change has the power to radically enhance the capacity of social change organizations and initiatives to achieve their goals and demonstrate their impact. It grounds planning and strategy in the reality and evidence base of what is necessary to achieve change. Theory of Change is also critical to evaluation, providing a framework that allows organizations to know what to evaluate and when. It builds on – and can usefully incorporate data gathered through – other approaches that have been developed to improve planning and evaluation, including ‘logic models/logframes’ and ‘results frames’.




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