Mainstreaming communications through the programme cycle to effect change.
IMC Worldwide is a multi-disciplinary international development consultancy with five decades experience in fields such as engineering and infrastructure, monitoring and evalution, economics, and communication and knowledge management.
We are among DFID’s primary project implementers, with ₤32m in revenue in 2016, and now managing 25+ projects globally, some of which are among DFID’s flagship programmes.
In Pakistan, we manage DFID’s ₤120m schools infrastructure programme, and in Nepal, we manage DFID’s ₤20m rural roads construction programme.
Multi-country portfolio: communication audit/analysis, audience and influencer mapping, behaviour change, press engagement, community radio, branding
Communication management of multi-million pound DFID programmes
Understanding of DFID communication and learning agendas priorities
International IMC comms network: In-house UK Communication team linked with project comms teams worldwide
In-house team delivering strategic comms on 7 live projects
Editorial and storytelling: reporting and interviewing, case studies, human interest stories
Digital: training, websites, intranets, knowledge platforms, instant messaging, community management
Production: film, animation, data vis, infographics (in-house and partner agencies)
Our communication capability is provided by an in-house Communication team and network of communications teams on projects worldwide.
DFID Pakistan schools Construction and rehabilitation: 2,000 schools built/upgraded, ₤120m, 2014-2019
Behaviour change campaigning across 2 provinces
Multi-channel engagement strategy: video documentation, Facebook, website, press sensitisation workshops
Better Environment Schools Teams (BEST), student-led, promoting WASH behaviour change within schools
Community Committee for School Infrastructure groups formed for each school
DFID Ideas to Impact, worldwide: 5 innovation prizes to solve development challenges, ₤10m, 2015-2018
Multi-country prize launch strategies
Overarching communication and learning strategies
Sector-wide learning events co-organised with DFID, USAID, and Rockefeller Foundation
Digital storytelling: video, podcasting, action research