Archive of Theme: Strategy Design

Mapping Public and Private Sector Donor Activity in the MENA Region

Mapping Public and Private Sector Donor Activity in the MENA Region

Mapping Public and Private Sector Donor Activity in the MENA Region

With bilateral and multilateral development and humanitarian aid budgets experiencing increasing uncertainty, unpredictability and reductions in spend, philanthropic organisations and other non-traditional donors are attempting to provide more of a catalytic role in the sector, broadening their networks and partners to achieve greater scale and collaboration.  In  2022 we were commissioned by the implementation arm of a prominent European Family office to support the development Read More

Designing a high-level programme strategy

Designing a high-level programme strategy

Expectation State was commissioned by American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) to develop a Context Analysis and High-Level Program Strategy Paper for AFSC work in Tunisia, Libya and Morocco. We delivered a Context Analysis and High-Level Program Strategy Paper for AFSC Read More

Supporting the growth of a tech firm focused on strategic communications

Supporting the growth of a tech firm focused on strategic communications

Technology and technology companies are increasingly playing a role in development. We supported one of Fast Company’s most innovative companies in 2022 to better understand the development landscape and how they can best build agency within it. We designed and Read More

Analysing Trends Likely to Affect the MENA Region over the Next Decade

Analysing Trends Likely to Affect the MENA Region over the Next Decade

Millions of column inches have been written in an effort to decode, understand and forecast the dynamics of the Middle East and North Africa. In 2019, we were commissioned by the implementation arm of a prominent European family office to Read More

Developing an anti-corruption and transparency programme

Developing an anti-corruption and transparency programme

131 countries have made no significant progress against corruption in the last decade.  In 2022, we were commissioned by the UK chapter of Transparency International to support the development of a global anti-corruption and transparency programme. The concept development focused Read More