Suggestions on how to develop clear Terms of Reference (TOR) for reviews and evaluations and include examples of best practice in TOR, and a template to use in developing TOR.
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Here is a sneak peek of the latest version of our new home page. The new 'rainbow' graphic helps quick navigation to particular methods. It reinforces the message that good evaluation is not just about appropriate methods for collecting, synthesising and analyzing data, but also about other components, such as appropriate framing of the evaluation's purpose, identifying intended users, clarification of the underpinning values, causal analysis, effective reporting and supporting use of the evaluation findings.
The Institutional Learning and Change (ILAC) Initiative of the CGIAR, in partnership with WFP, FAO and IFAD, organized a worskhop on evaluation in Rome, at FAO, on 19 September 2011.
BetterEvaluation is an international collaboration to improve evaluation practice and theory by sharing information about evaluation methods and approaches.
As part of the 'Impact Evaluation in Action' session at last week's InterAction 2011 Forum last week, participants were invited to consider a recent impact evaluation they had been involved in, and to identify one thing that worked well, and one remaining challenge. Thank you to everyone who contributed to this exercise, generating rich information about the particularly important issues in impact evaluation. Please add any comments about the statements or how they have been categorized.
BetterEvaluation is an international collaboration to improve evaluation practice and theory by sharing information about evaluation methods.
We are currently working with our beta-partners to develop material and identify resources for the site, as well as undertaking a major design and structure revision. We will be demonstrating the new site in September at the SAMEA (South African Monitoring and Evaluation Association) conference in a pre-conference workshop on 5th September in Johannesburg.