Three reasons why M&E is (and has to!) rapidly change

Three reasons why M&E is (and has to!) rapidly change Monitoring and Evaluation is an exciting area of work because it is currently undergoing rapid changes. Countries and organizations are increasingly taking innovative approaches to monitor and evaluate the performance of programmes, policies, services or organizations. There are several reasons why this is happening. ‘Results’ ... Read More
 
The results chain: a beginner’s guide

The results chain: a beginner’s guide

The results chain: a beginner’s guide Monitoring and Evaluation is about measuring and tracking results. That is why it is important to understand what results are, and how to distinguish between different levels of results. In general, a “result” is something that happens or exists because of something else that has happened: the results of a football game the final ... Read More
 
Indicators in the Age of Open Data

Indicators in the Age of Open Data

Indicators in the Age of Open Data In the age of open data, indicators have to be clear, credible and proportional. It is a game changer for M&E: Communication skills using indicators suddenly become a core qualification. More and more organizations make their data on aid, development and humanitarian flows accessible online as a result ... Read More
 
Measure Results in Seven Steps

Measure Results in Seven Steps

CONFIRM THAT THE RESULT SHOULD BE MEASURED STEP 1: WHAT DO WE WANT TO KNOW? What is the information we would like to know in the future? How often do we want to know it? For example: Our goal is to help 10.000 women increase their income. What we would like to know is a) ... Read More