Find resources by method or process in the Rainbow Framework

The BetterEvaluation Rainbow Framework sorts more than 300 evaluation methods and processes into 7 clusters of tasks: Manage, Define, Frame, Describe, Understand Causes, Synthesise, and Report and Support Use. Each method and process has a number of curated resources linked to it. You can navigate through the Rainbow Framework to learn more about the different evaluation tasks, methods and processes, and find resources this way.

Or, if you are simply looking for resources to do with a specific method or process, you can use this form.

Displaying 1821 - 1826 of 1826

Introduction to Collaborating, Learning and Adapting (CLA) in the Program Cycle

This free, one-hour online course by USAID gives an introduction to the Collaboration, Learning, Adapting (CLA) approach. Course objectives include: understand how collaborating, learning and adapting can help you achieve development outcomes more effectively; practice applying practical CLA approaches; learn where to find available CLA tools and resources.

Evaluation of Legal Aid NSW Civil Law Service for Aboriginal Communities

 A mixed-methods, Aboriginal-led evaluation of the Civil Law Service for Aboriginal Communities (CLSAC). This report uses the Aboriginal evaluation framework, Ngaa-bi-nya, which means to ‘examine, try and evaluate’ in the language of the Wiradjuri people of central NSW to whom author Megan Williams belongs. 

Image featuring artwork by Jessie Waratah Simon Fitzpatrick

DFID Ethics Principles for Research and Evaluation

This paper from the UK Department for International Development (DFID) outlines the principals on ethical practice in research and evaluation that must be adhered to on all projects funded by the department.

Center for Lobbying in the Public Interest (CLPI)

Founded in 1998 as a project of the Independent Sector, the Center for Lobbying in the Public Interest (CLPI, now the Council for Nonprofits Everyday Advocacy) is now a national, nonprofit organization that helps charitable organizations increase their effectiveness and impact through advocacy.

Analyzing Social Capital in Context: A Guide to Using Qualitative Methods and Data

This paper from the World Bank Institute outlines a variety of qualitative analysis methods and tools that can be used in social capital research.