Assisting organisations demonstrate their social and economic impact through research, evaluation, training & development
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A Tale of Two Typologies
Gianni Zappalà summarises two recent frameworks that assist our understanding of the nature of social problems and how the subsequent measurement of any social impact is contingent on a range of factors.

'Demonstrating Impact'
Philanthropy Australia talks with Gianni Zappalà on the topical issue of demonstrating social impact in the third sector.

Corporate Community Involvement
Read more about Corporate Community Involvement among leading companies in Australia & New Zealand

The Integration of Corporate Responsibility
Read more about patterns of corporate responsibility integration among a group of leading companies in Australia & New Zealand

The Rise of Conscious Business
Read about the limitations of Corporate Responsibility and emerging movements that are going beyond corporate responsibility that can be categorized as Conscious Business.

Centre for Social Impact
Dr Gianni Zappalà joined the Centre for Social Impact in November 2008 as Associate Professor.


Assisting organisations demonstrate their social and economic impact through Research, Evaluation, Training & Development

Orfeus Research is a niche consultancy specialising in the social dimension of Corporate Responsibility. We work with organisations to develop and design Corporate Community Involvement programs as well as review and assess the positive impact they create.

 Orfeus Research adds value through:

  • Expert knowledge of the latest international trends in Corporate Responsibility and Corporate Community Involvement (CCI)
  • Experience and understanding of the corporate, not-for-profit, community and government sectors
  • The ability to customize CCI strategies and programs to your organisation’s business needs     

Consulting services include:

  • Stakeholder consultation and engagement
  • Design and development of CCI programs
  • Measuring and evaluating the effectiveness and social and economic impact of CCI programs
  • Education and training programs and workshops on Corporate Responsibility, Evaluation and social impact assessment, and Conscious Leadership


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