abre can draw on experience from over 100 research and evaluation assignments and the examples below provide an introduction to some of them.  You can also read about several other completed assignments by clicking the links below.  If you can’t see any examples that match your particular sectors or specialisms, please get in touch and we can share details of projects that might be more relevant.

1. Strategy & Baselining – read more

  • Economic strategies in the Blackwater Valley (with Kada Research)read more
  • Mapping £7bn public expenditure in Birmingham (at ekosgen)read more
  • Community survey of policing services for 16,000 households in Ottawa (at OPS)read more
  • Market testing incubation and sector networks in Yorkshire (at ekosgen)read more
  • Local economic strategies for Sheffield and Doncaster (at ekosgen)read more

2. Project Management & Process Review – read more

  • Bid support for RDPE funding in Devon (at ekosgen)read more
  • Process auditing an employability scheme in South Yorkshire (at ekosgen)read more

3. Impact Assessment & Impact Evaluation – read more

  • Evaluation of employment support for 16-18 year olds in Staffordshire (abre) – read more
  • Evaluating pan-European support for low carbon pioneers (with Kada Research)read more
  • Evaluation of two national venture capital funds for BIS (at ekosgen)read more
  • Impact assessment of ten-year Leader Programme for Defra (at ekosgen)read more
  • Evaluation of Regional Selective Assistance in the West Midlands (at ekosgen)read more