GPG’s work encompasses project delivery, strategic analysis and evaluation. Our ‘know-how’ has been built by combining the experience in each of these three areas to inform and shape our approach to the others. This has resulted in a distinctive theory of change. All of our work is characterised by a desire to find practical application for our insights.

We provide a range of resources for; politicians, parliaments and political parties; practitioners seeking to manage governance support projects in country and; donor agency staff seeking to improve development strategy, project design and impact measurement.

Our resources are in three sections:


GPG’s practical and political experience in diverse and complex countries is combined with its research, innovation and knowledge development work. We produce a range of resources on different aspects of political development, drawing on practical insights from our programmes to innovate on the process of managing political change.

Politically agile programming

GPG have developed a series of 'Politically agile programming' notes designed to show how political economy analysis might be applied in practice.

Guide to parliaments

A straightforward guide to parliamentary structure, the legislative process, outreach to voters and legislature-executive relations.

News & Publications

GPG staff write and publish papers, often in conjunction with other organisations on a range of issues.