This book captures the experiences and voices of over 6,000 people who have received international assistance, observed the effects of aid efforts, or been involved in providing aid. Over time, across very different contexts and continents, people’s experiences with international aid efforts have been remarkably...
Tips to make designs more reflective of power dynamics and incentives
This paper describes how adaptive management can be fostered if participatory 'evaluative thinking' activities are used to analyze assumptions in theory of change models.
This paper, written by Craig Valters for The Justice and Security Research Forum, provides an analysis of how Theories of Change are used in the day-to-day practice of an international development organisation.
Uganda Health, HIV and Education CLA Framework
This report presents background information and key content related to a USAID-sponsored workshop on Theories of Change Indicator Development.
This one-page guidance document shares tips for producing USAID development hypotheses, including "do's," "don'ts," and examples.