SMC – Faith in Development’s policies and guidelines
On this page you will find current policy documents and guidelines. They are important tools for quality assurance of the work we do.
Policies govern how we work based on our mission as a meeting place, on our advocacy work and in international development cooperation. It also provides support for our member and partner organisations, primarily in the the international development cooperation work.
The Guidelines describe how we work and what one can expect from us based on our mission.
Policies and guidelines are usually developed by the SMC’s office in consultation with the member organisations and are decided by the SMC Board.
Guidelines for development cooperation
Adopted by the SMC Board, 2022-05-30
Policy for anti corruption
Adopted by the SMC Board, 2016-09-29
Policy for gender equality
Adopted by the SMC Board, 2016-03-10. Adjusted 2019-04-29.
Policy for climate and environment
Adopted by the SMC Board, 2016-04-28.
Policy for conflict sensitivity
Adopted by the SMC Board, 2019-12-05.
Policy for learning and evaluation
Adopted by the SMC Board, 2018-09-27
Policy for religious literacy
Adopted by the SMC Board, 2019-03-06.
Policy for HIV/Aids
Adopted by the SMC Board, 2010-03-11
Policy for human rights perspective
Adopted by the SMC Board, 2014-03-13
Policy for purchasing and procurement
Adopted by the SMC Board, 2022-01-27