This document, an ADS 201 Additional Help resource, provides direction on how to develop a Collaborating, Learning and Adapting (CLA) plan for a Mission's Performance Monitoring Plan (PMP).It outlines the information to include in a CLA plan, describes the processes Missions can use to understand their current CLA...
Collaborating, Learning and Adapting Framework and Maturity Tool documents
The Open Contracting Partnership is driven by two goals, as articulated in its 2015-2018 strategy: building global norms and demand for open contracting; and strengthening implementation of open contracting on the ground. The pursuit of both goals hinges on learning and evidence.While the strategy describes these...
This paper provides an overview of the facilitation approach with information drawn from its use in market systems development.
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...
This Devex article provides an overview of USAID forward, describing the context, defining themes (strategy, design, and competition), and examining implications.
Written for non-profits, implementing partners can use this to support their monitoring, while USAID can use it for learning about their programs through monitoring CDCS/ CLA.
This guide both describes the roles that market facilitators must play, and details the progression of competence in the roles of a market facilitator.
Alps, the Accountability, Learning, and Planning System of ActionAid International, is a framework that sets out the key accountability requirements, guidelines and processes in ActionAid Internationa