EvalC3: a tool to help investigate causes of success and failure in development aid projects.
The bi-annual ICTD conference comes to Singapore this May, exploring issues relating to the use of information, communication technologies...
Technology for monitoring, evaluation and learning (MEL): we need to address complexity, interoperability and affordability.
Asking how do we do it effectively? why are the so many out there? What are the tools we can use to evaluate intervention?
This initiative of the World Bank's Global Governance Practice, includes evaluating four such projects from Brazil, Uganda, India and Cameroon. Exploring how digital channels of engagement impact on citizens’ ability to communicate with their governments, and the government’s ability and desire to listen.
Creating a custom M&E solution has very unique risks and rewards that are different from the approach of selecting a pre-built, solution out-of-the-box. IPAS presented a webinar on their development of a custom system using Microsoft Dynamics CRM. These are my notes.
In this time of austerity DFID has maintained its commitment to spend 0.7% of UK gross national income on aid. Making aid spending more transparent is an excellent aim but it requires better data collection and more of it. At Aptivate we are considering the burden this places on small NGOs and what IT can do to help.