This resource, part of the context-driven adaptation collection (see https://usaidlearninglab.org/context-driven-adaptation-overview), provides tips on how to enable context-driven adaptation, or thinking and working politically (TWP), within a USAID strategy. It also relates TWP to the journey to self-reliance. As...
Updated version of the OCA tool for facilitated self-assessment of organizational strengths and weaknesses
This webinar provides an update on the work of a cross-Agency team working on a measurement approach to organizational capacity development. We will also share some thoughts on how to be rigorous in a contribution paradigm, and ideas on how to apply learning from capacity development measurement in making adjustments to programming.
The Local Solutions team is happy to endorse the Organizational Performance Index (OPI) tool as an appropriate indicator for tracking organizational capacity development. The OPI was developed by Pact but is freely available for public use through a Creative Commons license provided credit is given. OPI as an index...
Shifting Aid Models to Manage for Systemic Change
Liberating Structures book
This handbook provides guidance to Missions in how to implement Human and Institutional Capacity Development (HICD) in development programs. It was published in August 2011 by the EGAT (now E3) bureau. USAID's innovative Human and Institutional Capacity Development (HICD) initiative provides methodologies and tools...
The purpose of the K4Health Blended Learning Guide Follow-Up Questions is to assist trainers who provide step-down (also referred to as cascading) training workshops.
A Discovery Report on Learning
This webinar is part of a four-part series on monitoring and evaluation. It will introduce The Pre-Evaluation Guide, which provides several easy steps to help prepare for an evaluation.