Each activity is required to have an Activity Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning (MEL) Plan to support management of the activity and to inform USAID and the implementing partner about whether and how an activity is making progress toward stated results. The How-To Note:... read more
This updated template may be used as the basis for developing an evaluation Statement of Work (SOW). The template is based on an extensive peer review conducted in 2018 following the release of the Evaluation Toolkit in September 2015. It is designed to be used primarily by... read more
Is a genuinely sustainable, locally-led, politically-smart approach to economic governance and Business Environment Reform possible? Lessons from 10 years implementing ENABLE in Nigeria
This paper examines what it means to be genuinely sustainable, locally-led, and... read more
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Thinking and Working Politically: A Guide for Practitioners provides an overview of the process and methodology for applied PEA in use within USAID, and guidance on how PEA can support a broader effort around politically-informed programming. This group of... read more
Are you failing to get the response you expect from you evaluation RFP? This 10 point checklist is for commissioners of evaluation to aid in developing and reviewing evaluation RFPs. It highlights 10 common perils to avoid when developing an evaluation RFP based on many... read more
Join American University for a webinar on July 18, 2017 at 1 pm ET with alumna Samantha Phillips, Director of Emergency Management in the City of Philadelphia.She will lead a discussion on Evaluating Performance in Disaster Management.
APQC's Annual Knowledge Management Conference is the place to be for networking and sharing innovative ideas with the best and brightest minds in KM. Learn how to leverage your largest asset - knowledge - directly from the people who pioneered it as a business practice.
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This experimental methodology takes a fresh look at the notion of value for money, by redefining ‘value’ as the changes experienced in terms of new knowledge, attitudes and behaviour. Shifting the focus from what has been delivered to what has been achieved brings the... read more