IDinsight’s mission is to help policymakers and practitioners use rigorous data and evidence to make more socially impactful decisions. They carefully tailor a wide range of quantitative tools to help clients design better public policies, rigorously test those ideas and take informed action to improve lives at scale. IDinsight leads learning partnerships across Asia and Africa, working with governments, multilaterals, foundations, social businesses and innovative NGOs to generate and use evidence to improve their impact. IDinsight works across a range of sectors, including education, financial access, governance, agriculture, health and sanitation. They work in over a dozen countries and have offices in Dakar, Johannesburg, Lusaka, Manila, Nairobi, New Delhi, San Francisco and Washington, D.C.
Instiglio is a non-profit advisory firm dedicated to pioneering results-based financing (RBF) approaches in low- and middle-income countries, including pioneering the application of impact bonds to emerging markets. They believe, that in fighting poverty, every cent spent should have the greatest possible impact. By tying funding to results, Instiglio empowers and incentivizes funders and providers to focus on delivering superior and meaningful results; unlocking the potential of their programs to help the world’s most vulnerable people escape poverty. They achieve this mission by pioneering, extending and perfecting the practice of RBF in low- and middle-income countries, developing and disseminating insights and lessons, and training both the current and the next generation of international development practitioners in cutting-edge RBF strategies. Since Instiglio’s founding in 2012, the organization has worked in over 18 countries in Latin America and Africa, partnering with country governments and major funders, such as the World Bank, USAID and DFID, on how to achieve greater outcomes in education, poverty alleviation, workforce development and health – among other issue areas.