Influencing policy-makers is an integral part of what CARE International UK does to deliver on our organisation vision.

Who makes good policy? The former Head of the Overseas Development Institute (ODI) suggested bearing in mind the qualities of these four historical figures, which one are you?...

  • Scherzerade 'The Storyteller'
  • Paul Revere 'The Networker'
  • Isambard Kingdom Brunel 'The Do-er'
  • Rasputin or Machiavelli 'The Fixers'?

This handy A5 guide brings together tools and tips you can use and to help you think through how to integrate advocacy and policy-making into your work.

Latest Publications

Small Scale, Big Impact: Smallholder agriculture's contribution to better nutrition

  • Countries: Bangladesh, Ethiopia, Ghana, Malawi, Mali, Tanzania, United Republic of
  • Co-authors: UK Hunger Alliance
  • Published: April 2013

Monitoring and evaluating conflict sensitivity – methodological challenges and practical solutions

  • Countries: Global
  • Co-authors: The Collaborative for Development Action
  • Published: March 2013

Gender-Based Violence (Issue brief)

  • Countries: Bosnia and Herzegowina, Burkina Faso, India, Global
  • Published: March 2013

Asia Impact Report

  • Published: February 2013

Connecting the World's Poorest People to the Global Economy: New Models for linking savings groups to formal financial services

  • Countries: Kenya, Malawi, Rwanda, Tanzania, United Republic of, Uganda
  • Published: February 2013

Building resilience in a complex environment

  • Countries: Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia
  • Published: October 2012