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BetterEvalution discussion: weighing the benefits of advocacy

BetterEvaluation has just published its first Discussion Paper: ‘The value iceberg: weighing the benefits of advocacy and campaigning’. My colleague, Jim Coe, and I wrote it after long discussions about how concepts of ‘value’ and ‘results’ are being applied to advocacy and campaigning. We discuss these in the paper, and present ten alternative strategies for […]

Investing in Insight

November 1, 2013 Developing monitoring and evaluation practice in an organization or coalition is an exercise in patience. It requires incubating a culture of evaluative thinking and instituting new processes. The “what”—the indicators to be measured, the evaluation framework—work best if the organization also has the capacity, processes and appetite to use them. Knowing what […]

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