Organizational Development

 What We Offer 

  • Expertise in learning and evaluation to enable informed decision making about the future of programs and organizations
  • Strategic planning supportto help clients enhance performance at all levels of their organizations
  • State-of-the-art facilitation and customized interventions to improve performance

How We Work

  • Highly participatory processes that engage clients to articulate desired outcomes and lead change through all stages of organizational development
  • Transparent communication and adaptive management that respond to evolving needs
  • Built-in sustainability measures that reinforce the links between individual capacity and organizational performance

What Makes Us Different

  • Appreciative organizational assessments to understand existing practices, build on success, and respond to challenges
  • Comprehensive, facilitative processes to help organizations and programs develop strategic plans and benchmarks for success
  • Rigorous monitoring, evaluation, and research to support continued organizational development after our work concludes

Evaluation of Regional Architecture for UN Women

EnCompass conducted a corporate evaluation of UN Women’s Regional Architecture. UN Women’s mandate is to progress efficiently and effectively toward the goal of achieving gender equality and women’s empowerment. The Regional Architecture decentralized UN Women’s...

Evaluating Our Way to Smarter Organizations

This paper advocates for the creation of an overall evaluation plan— or “evaluation system” — for all nonprofit organization programs. Such an evaluation plan would aim to build the capacity of nonprofit organizations implementing social programs by enabling them to...

Building Strong Training Programs for Oceana Staff

EnCompass worked with Oceana, the largest international advocacy organization focused on ocean conservation, as the DC-based NGO’s learning and development partner. Oceana has offices in North America, Central America, South America, Europe and Asia and...

UN Agency, Gender Awareness Workshop

EnCompass designed and delivered a workshop on gender awareness for 30 staff members of a United Nations agency. The workshop focused on increasing awareness of the individual mental models and cultural norms that affect beliefs and attitudes regarding gender....