DC Research provide clients with independent, objective and rigorously researched advice upon which to base resourcing decisions and develop policy and strategy. This service area breaks down into the following discrete categories:

  • Project Appraisals: Independent verification of proposed projects as part of wider regeneration programmes
  • Resource Mapping: Spatial mapping of mainstream (primarily public sector) funding sources spent in specific geographic areas
  • Policy development and issue specific research
  • Performance Management Support: Independent setting of targets and development of evaluation, impact and performance measurement frameworks.
Example projects include: