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Integrated delivery: We know it is needed, so how do we get it?

A brief history of ‘integrated delivery’

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User guide for remote and blended working

After a year adapting to the new normal, AVANTI has published a manual on remote and blended working.

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Remote data collection: Lessons from Adolescents 360

When COVID-19 hit last year and made travel difficult or impossible around the world, Itad and our partners had to rapidly...

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Thinking outside the box: Why young and emerging evaluators need opportunities to grow

We are delighted to announce the winners of the competition we hosted as part of our gLocal Evaluation Week workshops....

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Who really wins? Using prizes to stimulate social and environmental innovation

The climate emergency is perhaps the biggest challenge of our time. Meeting it requires fast-paced innovation and social...

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A theory of change for the mine action sector

Itad is co-presenting with the UK Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) and Dutch MFA some of their work on mine...

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60 seconds with…Betsie Lewis (2021)

Our ‘60 Seconds with…’ blogs are designed to provide a quick rundown of what our staff do here at Itad. Read the latest...

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World Ocean Day: The role of science and MEL in tackling marine litter

Understanding that our relationship with nature is a cycle is the first step towards building back better. For World Ocean...

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Ensuring an effective evaluation process: Reflections from the evaluation of the Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data

It is important for evaluators to remain objective and independent. In our experience at Itad, it is equally important this is...

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Maximising the value of third party monitoring

COVID-19 has brought greater challenges and complexity to delivering aid, particularly in insecure settings. An external...

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Insights from a geo-spatial study of mine action in Afghanistan

Itad’s George Bowles and Tom Gillhespy will present at a Mine Action Support Group (MASG)’s virtual meeting on 28 May. The...

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Building back better: How we are realising the potential of digital technology for MEL

Over this past year, the COVID-19 pandemic has had a profound effect on our lives, including our ways of working. Technology...

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Webinar on the concept and assessment of ‘health systems strengthening’

Itad’s Natasha Palmer, who is part of the HSS Evaluation Collaborative, spoke at a webinar hosted by ReBUILD for Resilience...

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Adapting to changing objectives in M&E: Lessons from measuring work

As M&E practitioners, we’ve seen it happen many times. Learning and accountability objectives change during the course of a...

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Evaluation of FMO (the Dutch Development Finance Institution)

The final report of the evaluation of FMO (the Dutch Development Finance Institution) provides insights into FMO’s...

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Itad hosts workshops for emerging evaluators at gLOCAL Evaluation Week 2021

Join us at this year’s gLOCAL Evaluation Week 2021, where we will host two online workshops aimed at young and emerging M&E...