If you are an emerging evaluator or established professional looking to expand your professional network, consider becoming a CLEAR-AA affiliate. We are trying to expand the pool of evaluators that form our practitioner community. We are interested in exploring ways of collaborating around existing projects, adding to our database of consultants, and also in contributing to a community of practice on evaluation in the region. (more…)
It’s live!! The 2016 YALI Washington Mandela Fellowship is now accepting applications. Will you be one of the 1,000 selected?
Go to yali.state.gov/apply to start your application and stay tuned for updates and tips on creating a great application.
Want to develop theory of change for impact evaluation?
Check out this 11-minute video of Howard White (shared by Paromita Mukhopadhyay). This is the first ‘how-to’ video in a series of three put out by 3ie on designing, implementing and using impact evaluations.
Recently published in the Journal of Development Effectiveness, this article looks at the systematic collection and learning from impact evaluations from 1981 t0 2012. All articles were stored in 3ie’s web-based repository.
The article shows that, “of the 2259 studies published from 1981 to 2012, annual publication increased dramatically after (more…)
The World Bank recently released a paper entitled Devising an appropriate strategy for capacity building of a national monitoring and evaluation system: lessons from selected African countries. Read it here.
This note examines key stages of national monitoring and evaluation systems’ (NMESs) development in different country contexts and argues for tailored approaches to building M and E capacities. (more…)