The purpose of this document is to provide a foundational understanding of probability sampling to USAID staff to equip them as well-informed commissioners and consumers of surveys, evaluations, and other products (hereafter referred to as studies) that require probability sampling. We hope that it will serve as a resource for commissioners to make informed decisions about surveys and to use monitoring, evaluation, and learning (MEL) resources effectively. The main audience for this document includes monitoring, evaluation, and learning specialists, Contracting Officer’s Representative (CORs), and Agreement Officer’s Representative (AORs).
From February to June 2020, the DRG Center is hosting a series of virtual panel discussions titled "The DRG Tipping Point."
From May 27-30, USAID's Center of Excellence on Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance (DRG Center) organized and delivered a virtual three session workshop titled "USAID Workshop on Communicating Democracy, Human Rights and Governance" that included over 60 communications partners and USAID regional and technical...
USAID Guatemala created these videos to introduce Mission staff and partners to the CLA framework, main concepts and definitions. The series of videos were part of a workshop on CLA conducted in 2017.
This guide provides information for Agency staff and implementing partners on remote monitoring techniques and when they can be employed.
Action Against Hunger currently responded to the COVID-19 outbreak through providing immediate preventions’ activities at community level to its current and former projects’ direct beneficiaries and their household’s members in Jordan. As a result of the Government of Jordan lockdown decision on 18 March, 2020, Action...
This Discussion Note outlines key considerations for USAID staff and evaluators when deciding to conduct an ex-post evaluation and then planning for, designing, implementing, and using findings from ex-post evaluations. Those commissioning an ex-post evaluation should consult with an evaluation specialist and consider...
In this virtual session, we will explore some of the fundamentals of Social and Behavioral Change (SBC).
USAID approved its groundbreaking policy on Promoting the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (PRO-IP). What are some of the best practices to engage with Indigenous Peoples, to safeguard against harm, and support their development priorities and self-reliance in order to achieve USAID's mission?
In our increasingly connected life, the online space is an integral part of our everyday life and the distinction between online and offline is increasingly blurred. But the strategies to operate successfully online are not just about having an "online presence", but about how to use data, and to use it effectively; and this does raise new ethical complexities and questions.