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Short term data analyst position available

Are you a data analyst with experience applying social research methods in the Southern Africa region? If you have experience in qualitative and quantitative analysis, managing large data sets as part of ESIA, RAPs or LRPs using data management programs, we want to hear from you. Experience in project coordination and use of project management… View Article View Article

INGA is here

Produce your social and human rights country context reports customized to your needs, in an instant. View Article

Land Acquisition, Resettlement and Social Sustainability Summer School

This two-week practical training course, which is delivered in English, promotes understanding about and develops skills in managing the social risks and impacts associated with the development of public and private investment projects (e.g. mines, dams, highways, industry parks, electricity transmission corridors, agricultural developments, etc), and particularly issues related to land acquisition and resettlement. The… View Article View Article

INGA Online Launch Product Presentation

We would like to introduce you to INGA at her big launch on 4 June, at either 10:00 CET or 17:00 CET, for 30 mins. INGA is an online tool that produces social and human rights country context reports customised to your needs, in an instant. If you are an investor, operator or consultant needing… View Article View Article

Covid-19 Workers Vulnerability Dashboard

Covid-19 Workers Vulnerability Dashboard Do you want to know which of your workers, including in your supply chain, are most vulnerable to health and economic difficulties, and how to respond? The Workforce Vulnerability Dashboard is a cost-effective solution that can be rapidly deployed. It is a proprietary app developed by CIG’s social and labour experts… View Article View Article

SIA Online Course

What are the new developments in Social Impact Assessment (SIA) thinking and practice? What are the key ethical, human rights, and legal issues in SIA practice? How to evaluate SIA critically? What approaches can be used to ensure SIA commitments are implemented? Which tools are available to realise the potential of proponents to contribute to sustainability… View Article View Article

Inspiration for our new website

Tori Stowe is the artist we engaged to produce this breath-taking and thought-provoking image. She has represented a global socio-ecological system under pressure, which depicts the domain in which CIG works. Tori works from her studio gallery in the little rural village of Bathurst on the Eastern Cape of South Africa.  You can see more… View Article View Article

Rapid Livelihoods Vulnerability Pulse Check

Rapid Livelihoods Vulnerability Pulse Check CIG has partnered with Ulula’s digital platform to apply a Rapid Livelihoods Vulnerability Pulse Check, a survey that can be deployed anywhere in the world, by web, SMS, IVR (voice) and WhatsApp, and provides real-time insights based on anonymous feedback.  In addition, the survey offers a separate channel that connects… View Article View Article

Upcoming Courses

Land Acquisition, Resettlement and Social Sustainability summer school: Netherlands, Groningen  7-18 September 2020 Deadline for application will be 30 July 2020 Register here Social Impact Assessment e-learning: 21 September – 13 November 2020 More information here Please fill out a registration form here View Article

New Handbook on Human Rights Impact Assessment

Gabriela Factor and Jacqueline Tedaldi of CIG are contributors to the new Handbook on Human Rights Impact Assessment. The Handbook is an edited collection featuring 27 chapters on methods and approaches, rights-holders in focus, industry case studies, and current challenges and future possibilities. Employing state-of-the-art analysis of current practice, the 35 global contributors offer a… View Article View Article