In early January, we invited USAID staff and partners to kick off the new year with a new CLA practice during CLA Challenge Week, January 22-26, 2018. We called it a CLA Sprint! In response, 70 individuals and teams logged their CLA... read more
Jan 29, 2018
| Amy Leo
Josh Woodard is a Regional ICT & Digital Finance Advisor, Asia-Pacific with FHI360. When I first met with my counterparts at the Rockefeller Foundation and USAID earlier this year to discuss the event we were planning to hold... read more
Jan 17, 2018
| Learning Lab
Erica Kuhlik is a Results and Measurement Advisor with Pact. Since the release of the revised ADS 201 in September 2016, Pact has accelerated efforts to incorporate innovative approaches to collaborating, learning, and adapting (CLA... read more
Jan 16, 2018
| Learning Lab
When you have a work-related question, where do you go? Do you consult a favorite blog? A technical journal or publication? Or do you turn to a trusted colleague? USAID Learning Lab is a trusted resource for USAID staff and partners... read more
Jan 11, 2018
| Learning Lab
In 2018, we’re taking our Collaborating, Learning and Adapting (CLA) Resolutions to the next level by inviting the USAID Learning Lab community to participate in CLA Challenge Week, which is Monday, January 22 - Friday, January 26... read more
Jan 2, 2018
| Learning Lab
Louise Stenberg is a Senior Advisor for Capacity Development at Pact. Last month kicked off an ongoing discussion on Oxfam’s blog about the challenges and complexities of capacity development in the aid industry. In the original... read more
Dec 21, 2017
| Learning Lab
This visual summarizes findings from a recent literature review on evidence-based decision-making. This work is supported by the Global Development Lab (the Lab). We will be sharing the full report here once it is available. If you... read more
Dec 18, 2017
| Learning Lab
In January 2017, the USAID LEARN team was inspired by Feedback Labs to document and share our 2017 Collaborating, Learning, and Adapting (CLA) resolutions. Since one of our team values is to “walk the talk” of CLA, we recently took... read more
Dec 14, 2017
| Amy Leo
Kat Haugh is a Monitoring, Evaluation, Research and Learning Associate on the USAID LEARN contract. Recipients of the USAID Learning Lab newsletter may remember that we sent a poll in July 2017 in order to align our annual... read more
Dec 12, 2017
| Kat Haugh
Development Challenge: South Sudan is suffering from economic collapse and a man-made famine which has displaced over one-third of the population. Promoting Resilience through Ongoing Participatory Engagement and Learning (PROPEL)... read more
Dec 11, 2017
| Learning Lab