A review of how systems thinking and political economy lenses fit together.
CLA and Developmental Evaluations
These are the materials from an August 2015 event on measuring systems change and organizational capacity development hosted by USAID.
Attending to Interrelationships, Perspectives, and Boundaries
Synchronizing Monitoring with the Pace of Change in Complexity
Where implementers fit in the Performance Monitoring framework and best practices
Complexity-Aware Monitoring at USAID
Screencast: Complexity-Aware Monitoring Discussion Note
This crowd sourcing effort involved volunteers who virtually collaborated with USAID staff to review Agency data on specific USAID economic growth activities, and help code that data with geographic information
With increasing incidences of poverty and conflict in fragile states, a global call has been raised to do more to help and to be more effective in helping. Interventions are expected to not only improve the well being of the poor but also to demonstrably impact peace and stability. But how can we measure whether interventions have had an impact?