CLA and Developmental Evaluations
A Discussion Note introducing the concepts of complexity and its relation to USAID programming. The paper outline five complexity-aware monitoring methods
This resource describes how to prepare and maintain an Activity Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning Plan.
Child-Led Evaluation of the PPA programme in Kenya
These are the materials from an August 2015 event on measuring systems change and organizational capacity development hosted by USAID.
Data visualization helps us to communicate information clearly and efficiently to users, helping them to analyze data and evidence. Effective data visualization makes complex data more accessible, understandable and usable for decision-making. The KM Reference Group discussed data visualization with Presidential...
Here are the resources from a March 18, 2015 KM Reference Group meeting on Data Visualization
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.
Where implementers fit in the Performance Monitoring framework and best practices
Modern communities of practice (CoP) built on a foundation of technology and social media are emerging on a global scale. Considering the speed at which technology evolves, best practices also continue to evolve for building, maintaining and measuring the effectiveness of these modern communities. This report attempts to outline and discuss key lessons learned to date and provide several recommendations based upon available evidence and expert opinion. But each CoP – defined here as a group of professionals with similar interests – is unique in purpose and must find its own path to success.