Evaluation Competencies for Evaluation Specialists

This USAID document describes the key competencies that are required of evaluators undertaking evaluation of their programs. It outlines a set of indicators under six key competencies that can be used to evaluate the effectiveness of evaluators or assess their suitability for the role of evaluator. 


  • Technical Leadership
  • Evaluation Planning 
  • Evaluation Designs 
  • Evaluation Data Collection and Analysis Methods 
  • Evaluation Report and Utilization Management 
  • Personal and Social Competencies 


USAID (nd), Evaluation Competencies for Evaluation Specialists. Retrieved from http://usaidlearninglab.org/sites/default/files/resource/files/annex_usaid_evaluation_specialists_competencies.pdf 


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