All posts tagged with "Laura Ahearn"

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USAID released its Digital Strategy in April 2020, outlining a series of 16 initiatives across four implementation tracks to be managed by the Innovation, Technology, and Research Hub’s Technology Division (ITR/T) within the Bureau for Democracy, Development, and Innovation... read more
Library Resource | Sep 16, 2021 | Case Study
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The Program Cycle Learning Study (PCLS) used a qualitative case study approach to provide a systematic and holistic understanding of how four Missions understand and implement the Program Cycle. The study offers examples of how Missions implement the Program Cycle on a day-... read more
Library Resource | Mar 31, 2020 | Technical Resources
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This blog post is a summary of a study entitled, “Deep Dive of Akros Community-Led Sanitation Program in Zambia.” How can people be encouraged to take charge of their community’s sanitation needs and become self-reliant in latrine construction and use? Open defecation,... read more
Blog | Nov 16, 2019 | 
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With the passage of the Evidence-Based Policymaking Act in January 2019, each federal agency is now required to have an agency-level “evidence-building plan” -- in other words, a learning agenda. “The head of each agency shall include in the strategic plan required under... read more
Blog | Aug 14, 2019 | 
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As part of its efforts to advance understanding about the effects and effectiveness of collaborating, learning, and adapting (CLA) in improving development outcomes, LEARN will conduct an in-depth review and comparison of two cases selected from the 2015 and 2016 CLA case... read more
Library Resource | Jul 10, 2019
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If adaptive management is about responding to changes, we need information about those changes -- and good information at that One method that is used often and is particularly well suited to this type of learning is interviews, especially in-depth, semi-structured... read more
Blog | Feb 19, 2019 | 
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The Landscape Analysis of Learning Agendas at USAID/Washington and Beyond report details the increasing interest in learning agendas and the progress that USAID/Washington is making on using evidence to inform our work. The report surveys the number and types of efforts... read more
Library Resource | Apr 11, 2017
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