“Good M&E should be integrated into performance management” – after 3.5 years as Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E) Manager of the BIF pilot it may well be that this and a dozen related sentences have become part of my sleep talk. Recognising that this most certainly does not reach a relevant target audience, Caroline Ashley and I have written a report for others involved in monitoring…Continue
Posted on March 10, 2014 at 11:30
Posted on February 4, 2014 at 12:00
Whenever typed into a word document, the spell check picks up on it. People not directly involved in ‘donor interventions’ or ‘monitoring & evaluation” activities are unlikely to be aware of it and even within the group of people that are – nobody really wants to talk about it. At a public event last night around challenge funds, various speakers referred to it as such (the term nobody really wants to talk about), but then it seemed to be central to the discussion anyway:…Continue
Posted on January 30, 2014 at 11:45
As we are approaching the end of the BIF pilot, we are busy counting, categorising, clustering and cross-tabulating data collected over the lifetime of the pilot and already look forward to sharing final results.
In advance of that we have just published two new spotlights that may be of interest to practitioners wanting to understand some of the complexities of impacts at the BoP, how they can be categorised and shared: …Continue
Posted on November 11, 2013 at 13:30