• Emerging Opportunities: Monitoring and Evaluation in a Tech-Enabled World

    Emerging Opportunities: Monitoring and Evaluation in a Tech-Enabled World, a discussion paper written by Linda Raftree and Michael Bamberger under a grant from The Rockefeller Foundation to Itad, provides an overview of how the practice of
  • 3D Impact Analysis: A New Tool to Approach Impact Evaluations

    In this seminar, Rob D. van den Berg proposes an approach to ‘3D impact analysis’ which starts from the recognition that demand for impact evidence is wide ranging and should be analysed structurally before it can be met by evaluations.
  • Choosing appropriate designs and methods for impact evaluation - Department of Industry, Innovation and Science

    The Department of Industry, Innovation and Science has commissioned this report to explore the challenges and document a range of possible approaches for the impact evaluations that the department conducts.
  • Global innovations in measurement and evaluation

    This report by NPC highlights their research into the latest developments in theory and practice in measurement and evaluation. The authors found that new thinking, techniques, and technology are influencing and improving practice.
  • Innovations in evaluation: How to choose, develop and support them

    This brief opens up some of the issues and questions about why and how to adopt innovations in evaluation, and discusses how innovations can be useful in addressing eight long standing challenges in evaluation.
  • A short primer on innovative evaluation reporting

    This book by Kylie Hutchinson presents a number of innovative ways of reporting, including different methods for presentations, narrative summaries, presenting findings visually and making use of digital outputs.
  • Week 7: Innovation in evaluation

    This is the first in a series of blogs on innovation which includes contributions from Thomas Winderl and Julia Coffman.
  • Week 8: Guest blog: Innovation in development evaluation

    Development aid is changing rapidly – so must development evaluation.
  • Week 9: Innovation in evaluation part 3: what’s the latest in advocacy evaluation?

    Julia Coffman is Director of the Centre for Evaluation Innovation. In the third blog of our innovation in evaluation series, she looks some recent innovations in a notoriously tricky area: advocacy evaluation.
  • Week 12: Evaluation innovation in transparency and accountability

    Innovation is a relative concept. It is about new practice … for the topic and person or group in question.
  • Global innovations in measurement and evaluation

    This guest blog is by Anoushka Kenley from NPC, who is one of the authors of NPC's recent report on Global Innovations in Measurement and Evaluation. 
  • How to choose, develop, and support innovation in evaluation

    This blog is an abridged version of the brief Innovations in evaluation: How to choose, develop and support them, written by Patricia Rogers and Alice Macfarlan.
  • L’évaluation en contexte de développement

    Ce manuel est destiné aux personnes souhaitant s’initier à l’évaluation de programmes, en particulier en contexte de développement et de coopération internationale. À cet égard, tout en déroulant le fil d’une démarche évaluative classique, il présente…
  • An accountability framework for technological innovation

    This brief provides a range of recommendations to support organisations that are conducting research and design (R & D) to be more accountable.