Vision, Mission & Values


To harness the power of data to eliminate deprivation and social inequality.



We use our expertise in research and technology to provide tools, analysis and support for organisations working for social good.


Supportive – We always lend a hand, whether it is within the team or externally, to help each other be the best we can

Friendly – We are a down to earth bunch and pride ourselves on our relaxed and personable approach

Independent -We are an independent organisation and committed to providing impartial analysis

Responsive – We are always evolving and ready to adapt to the changing world around us

Empowering – We provide services that enable others to work better and more efficiently

Rigorous – We are thorough in our work, ensuring high quality in everything we do

Trustworthy – We provide reliable and expert knowledge




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