Welcome to Bath SDR, curators of the QuIP – Qualitative Impact Protocol. All organisations aiming to have social impact face the same quandary: how do you know whether or how you contributed to an observed social change? The QuIP is an approach to evaluation, originally researched and developed at the University of Bath, UK to tackle the attribution challenge using respondents’ own testimonies. This is a non-experimental, goal free approach which challenges approaches to sampling, tackles bias in data collection, adds rigour to the analysis of qualitative data, and encourages real engagement with findings through the use of innovative interactive data visualisations. Please scroll down to see more and a short animation on the QuIP.
Bath SDR is a non-profit research organisation set up by the authors of the QuIP; we are passionate about doing business differently and disrupting the status quo in research and evaluation. Our aims are to: