In order to improve development results and to ensure accountability for the resources used to achieve them, development practitioners and funders must strive to continuously learn and improve their approach. The purpose of strong evaluation and performance monitoring practices is to apply learning gained from evidence and analysis. The development community must rely on the best available evidence to rigorously and credibly make hard choices, learn more systematically, and document program effectiveness.

Working Group Resource
This is the evaluation form to be distributed to Mission participants at the end of the training.
November 28, 2017
Working Group Resource
The collection of all PowerPoint slides for the USAID Evaluation Planning and Management (EPM) training.
November 28, 2017
Working Group Resource
A manual intended to guide a trainer to train Mission personnel in Evaluation Planning and Management.
November 28, 2017
Working Group Resource
This is the Evaluation Planning and Management knowledge test that is administered to Implementing Partners participants prior to and following the training.
November 28, 2017
Working Group Resource
This is the evaluation form to be distributed to Implementing Partner participants at the end of the training.
November 28, 2017
Working Group Resource
This handout provides a template for outlining and planning effective evaluations.
November 28, 2017
Working Group Resource
This handout accompanies an activity that explores recommendations that can be made throughout the Evaluation Planning and Management process.
November 28, 2017
Working Group Resource
This file provides a guide detailing the requirements and elements of a quality evaluation report.
November 28, 2017
Working Group Resource
In small groups, participants can use this handout to review and create a draft Theory of Change along with evaluation questions.
November 28, 2017
Working Group Resource
In small groups, participants can use this handout to review and create a draft Theory of Change along with evaluation questions.
November 28, 2017
Working Group Resource
This is a guide to a fun and interactive session to introduce participants to one another. Participants introduce themselves and note one thing they bring to the session and one thing they hope to take away.
November 28, 2017
Working Group Resource
The collection of all PowerPoint slides for the Evaluation Planning and Management (EPM) training.
November 28, 2017
Working Group Resource
A manual intended to guide a trainer to train implementing partner personnel in Evaluation Planning and Management.
November 28, 2017
Library Resource
Family Care First (FCF) Cambodia is a multi-stakeholder initiative that includes 27 implementing organizations and seeks to develop a comprehensive care system in Cambodia to prevent family-child separation and promote the re-integration of children from residential care institutions to families.... read more
November 27, 2017
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Organizational Challenge: In June 2016, USAID/Jordan decided that, while its systems were producing strong evaluations, there must be a way to further enhance the utility of the final recommendations for learning and subsequent adaptive management. The Program Office elected to use a CLA lens to... read more
November 21, 2017

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