We offer high quality independent advice connecting development policy with practice

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We build the skills of development practitioners in market systems thinking and application

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We support improved knowledge and learning through high quality and accessible resources

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We are an independent consulting, training and research organisation.

Our work is based on the conviction that successful, inclusive development must be shaped by a strong orientation to market systems. Our goal is to change the way that development is done. We have particular expertise in sector development, financial services, SME development, and the policy environment.

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Call for papers

26.02.2015

The Springfield team are guest editing a Special Issue of EDM this year on:…more

The Springfield team are guest editing a Special Issue of EDM this year on: Market development - wider applications of the approach. Instructions for authors can be found on the Practical Action website (or email us for guidance). close

Making Markets Work event (June 2015)

25.02.2015

Our next Making Markets Work training programme is filling up quickly, so i…more

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Latest soapbox

25.02.2015

Please check out the latest Soapbox uploaded to Springfield Centre website …more

Please check out the latest Soapbox uploaded to Springfield Centre website http://www.springfieldcentre.com/resources/soap-box/ "Disgusted of North Yorkshire .....". close