This resource describes how to conduct at least one portfolio review per year that focuses on progress toward strategy-level results.
From February to June 2020, the DRG Center is hosting a series of virtual panel discussions titled "The DRG Tipping Point."
This resource describes how to integrate the Journey to Self-Reliance into the CDCS Mid-Course Stocktaking process.
A training module for all levels to understand how different types of capital contribute to and can be leveraged for resilience
Adaptive Management at the Strategy Level: Portfolio Reviews and Mid Course Stocktaking
This content is currently under revision to align with the recently updated ADS 201.For guidance and support associated with revisions to ADS 201, please see the Program Cycle overview page. This document, an ADS 201 Additional Help resource, provides direction on how to develop a...
Collaborating, Learning and Adapting Framework and Maturity Tool documents
The USAID/E3 Forestry and Biodiversity Office has released three Biodiversity Programming How-To Guides: 1) Developing Situation Models; 2) Using Results Chains to Depict Theories of Change; and 3) Defining Outcomes and Indicators for Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning. These provide in-depth guidance on key tools and practices to support teams (USAID and implementing partners) as they design and manage programs within USAID’s Program Cycle and in accordance with the Agency’s Biodiversity Policy.
From fall 2015 through the spring of 2016, USAID/Zimbabwe developed its Country Development Cooperation Strategy (CDCS) for 2016–2021. This is our first full CDCS following a three-year transition strategy. We used a collaborative, scenario-based process during an intensive, four-week period to learn how to incorporate...
Recently, the DRG Center presented the findings from six DRG Integration Case Studies (Ethiopia, Indonesia, Rwanda, Guatemala, Malawi and Nepal) to 50 representatives of key USAID offices, universities, and implementing partners. Now we present our Synthesis Report, which gathers all of the evidence and synthesizes lessons for the entire agency. Also included are Tip Sheets for Integrating DRG in the Field and Two-Pagers on each of the six Case Studies.