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  1. Presenting Data Effectively: Communicating Your Findings for Maximum Impact

    Resource
    Guide
    2014

    This book, authored by Stephanie Evergreen, outlines a step-by-step process for enhancing the presentation of data in reports to increase its effectiveness.

  2. Social Impact Analysts Association's (SIAA) 2014 Annual Conference, Talking Data: Measurement with a message

    Event
    30th July, 2014

    The Social Impact Analysts Association’s (SIAA) 2014 Annual Conference, Talking Data: Measurement with a message, will be held in Toronto on November 3rd – 4th. Location: Toronto, Canada Theme: Talking Data: Measurement with a message

  3. Week 42: Dot plots, bullet charts, slopegraphs and more. We've updated our visualise data section!

    Blog
    28th October, 2014

    Following up from Stephanie Evergreen's seminar on Presenting data effectively, we've been working with her to improve our Data visualisation section. We've added new charts, updated descriptions and examples, and linked to more resources to help you develop charts.

    New charts

    We've added 7 new charts to our data viz section:

  4. Discussion Paper: Innovations in Monitoring and Evaluation

    Resource
    Discussion paper
    2013

    This discussion paper produced by the United Nations Development Programme discusses various innovations that are occurring in M&E, and the advantages and disadvantages of these methods.

  5. The 11th Evaluation Conference 'Evaluation of Cohesion Policy' Results, challenges, solutions (Cracow, Poland)

    Event
    Conference
    28th September, 2015 to 29th September, 2015
    Poland
    Paid

    International Evaluation Conference is an initiative devoted to building evaluation capacity in Poland. It has been organised yearly since 2005 and all the time it constantly attracts a large group of recognised experts in the field of evaluation and related disciplines.

    Also Available In: Polski
  6. Knight Lab- Storytelling Tools

    Resource
    Tool
    2017

    Northwestern University Knight Lab is a community of designers, developers, students, and educators working on experiments designed to push journalism into new spaces. Out of this collaboration have come a suite of tools for creating highly interactive, beautiful representations of data. The suite includes JuxtaposeJS, a tool for juxtaposing changes in two images over time, SoundciteJS, in which audio can be embedded into a paragraph of text, StorymapJS, a clean, annotated map interface for storytelling, and TimelineJS, a timeline creator which beautifully integrates audio-visual data into its interactive format.

  7. Three ways to improve your DataViz

    Blog
    27th March, 2018

    The feature image for this post is from @TerribleMaps.

  8. Choosing visual properties for successful visualizations

    Resource
    Guide
    2013

    This whitepaper, by Noah Iliinsky, IBM Visualisation Expert, covers the various visual properties of data visualisation and how to appropriately apply them to various types of data.

  9. Big Data Visualization: Review of the 20 Best Tools

    Resource
    Tool
    2015

    All links in this resource have been archived

    This webpage provides a list of useful tools for visualising data sets for those with and without coding skills. Most of the tools listed have basic, free accounts however the fact that usability is often greatly increased by monthly subscription fees is a drawback. However, the list does provide a good overview of what is available and it's likely that if you're looking for a simple way to represent your data, you'll find something useful - either by using the tools to create a visualisation, or simply looking through the examples to find inspiration to go off and create your own.

  10. Data Visualization Checklist

    Resource
    Tool
    2014

    Stephanie Evergreen (Evergreen Data) and Ann K. Emery have put together this handy checklist of best practice in creating strong, visually engaging graphs for data visualisation. It was specifically compiled with evaluation practitioners in mind and covers a range of areas such as the text, arrangement and colours in a graph.

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