CM International have been appointed as the evaluators of the Global London programme funded by ERDF and being delivered by Greater London Enterprise.
Global London is London’s largest ERDF-funded programme (£10m) providing support for SMEs in London seeking to develop and succeed in trading internationally. Under the banner of UKTI in London, the programme consists of events, direct support with International Trade Advisors and a direct menu of support from UKTI. CM International is conducting a two-phase evaluation. Phase 1 considers the delivery structures and model of the programme as an Interim stage evaluation due to be completed in March 2011. Phase 2 will consider the economic impact of the programme including an assessment of outputs, outcomes and impacts consist with the London ERDF programme and an assessment of value for money and strategic added value. This is due to be completed in 2013 at the end of the programme.