Do you know FCDO? Learn all the ins and outs of this development funder

The history, current priorities, and how to get started on your capture strategy today.

This course provides an introduction to the United Kingdom's Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office (FCDO, formerly DFID). By the end of this course, you will understand how FCDO operates, how your organization can engage early to capture opportunities, and exactly how working with FCDO is different than working with USAID.

Enroll by April 30, 2024 for early access pricing!

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    1. A message from the instructor

    2. How to use this course

    3. Before we begin...

    1. Where are we in the business development life cycle?

    2. Glossary of Key Terms

    1. How FCDO Got Here

    2. The Politics of It All

    3. Bouncing Back

    4. Additional Reading

    5. FCDO Funder Focus Guide

    6. Test Your Learning

    1. Thematic Priorities

    2. Geographic Priorities

    3. Additional Reading

    4. Comparing FCDO and USAID Priorities

    5. Test Your Learning

    1. Program Design Process

    2. Additional Reading

    3. Early Market Engagement

    4. Test Your Learning

    5. Early Market Engagement Guide

    6. Opportunity Monitoring

    7. Comparing FCDO and USAID Design Processes

    8. Test Your Learning

    9. Test Your Learning: The Pros Respond!

    1. Current FCDO frameworks

    2. Additional Reading

    3. Test Your Learning

    4. Grants vs Contracts

    5. Even More Additional Reading

    6. Comparing FCDO and USAID Contracting Options

    7. Test Your Learning

About this course

  • 33 lessons
  • 2 hours of video content

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Financial aid and scholarships may be available to those who qualify. If you are interested in financial aid, please contact [email protected].