Inspiring Impact: Jargon Buster

  • Date of release: 2019
  • Type: Guidance & research reports
  • Sectors:
    Arts and culture, Children and families, Citizenship and communities, Community development, Crime and public safety, Disability, Domestic violence, Education and learning, Employment and training, Environment, Housing and homelessness, Infrastructure support, International development, Mental health, Older people, Physical health, Sport, Substance use and addiction, Volunteering, Young people
  • Difficulty: Very Easy
  • Cost: Free
  • Developer/Author: Inspiring Impact

Jargon buster: Words to help you navigate impact practice

People often tell us they come across different definitions, confusing explanations, and contradictory advice relating to impact practice. Our jargon buster clarifies the most commonly used terms, so you can be in the know as you navigate your way through The cycle of good impact practice.

This is a simple glossary of definitions for terms around impact management, outcomes planning and the components of a theory of change. It is a useful place to start when talking about the Theory of Change and impact practice concepts.


Inspiring Impact: Jargon Buster

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