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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 Day, we spoke to Peter...

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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 perspective through...

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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 MASG, which meets...

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Itad at the International Realist Conference 2021

Itad joined the International Realist Conference 2021 in February. We presented our work on the HMG Climate Change Compass evaluation, as well as...

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Making the most of 0.5% – what now for the UK aid budget?

The UK government has announced that the 2015 commitment to spend 0.7% of Gross National Income (GNI) on foreign aid will be reduced in 2021 to...

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The UK’s approach to tackling modern-day slavery in Nigeria: Five missed opportunities

I recently read the ICAI review of the UK’s approach to tackling modern-day slavery through the aid programme and it led me to reflect. The...

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Tackling human trafficking: Lessons from the Stamping out Slavery in Nigeria project

Modern-day slavery is still a prevalent practice in Nigeria, with Edo State at the centre of human trafficking. The UK FCDO-funded Stamping out...

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AVANTI in 2020: Adapting to the new normal

In 2020, AVANTI had to adapt to the new normal like many other projects that previously relied on international travel. The team found ways to...

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How has COVID-19 affected data quality in the agriculture sector? Highlights on a recent e-Panel

An e-Panel, co-hosted by AVANTI and EvalForward, set out to explore this question. Our panellists, Armand Zoa, Joas Tugizimana and Tim Njagi,...

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Mobilising private finance into low-carbon markets: Insights from the UK’s International Climate Finance

To tackle the global climate crisis and achieve a worldwide low-carbon transition, it will be essential to stimulate the growth of...

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Balancing the UK’s development objectives and national interest: Three lessons for the FCO/DFID merger

There has been wide-ranging debate over the last weeks about the UK Government announcement to merge DFID and FCO into the new FCDO. One concern...

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Measuring political access and influence in fragile and conflict-affected settings

Understanding political context and the influence of political interests is critical in delivering national and development objectives. This is...

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Evaluation of the UK Caribbean Infrastructure Fund

Investment in infrastructure across the Caribbean has supported growth, trade and created new jobs. Ongoing investment is needed to support...

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Evaluation of the Global Research on Antimicrobial Resistance project

Despite the long-standing recognition of AMR (Antimicrobial Resistance) as a major public health problem, lack of information about its...

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Mid-Term evaluation of the Alliance for Green Revolution in Africa’s 2017-2021 strategy

The African continent faces myriad challenges in achieving food and nutrition security for its growing population. These challenges are rooted in...

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MEL unit for CSSF Middle East

The Conflict Stability and Security Fund (CSSF) in the Middle East operates in one of the most complicated conflict-affected regions of the...

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Evaluation of the 2016 – 2021 Unified Budget, Results and Accountability Framework (UBRAF)

The establishment of the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) in 1996 represented a key step in a broader transformation of...

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UK Public Health Rapid Support Team Performance Evaluation and Independent Monitoring Agent

Itad has been contracted to conduct a performance evaluation and ongoing independent monitoring to support programme delivery for the UK Public...

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International Health Regulations (IHR) Strengthening Project, Global Public Health Division, Public Health England – Third party monitoring and evaluation agent

Itad is supporting the IHR Project alongside Public Health England, to generate the intended outcomes and impact as the third-party monitoring...

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Global Evaluation of UNICEF’s Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Programming in Protracted Crises, 2014-2019 

The average humanitarian crisis, which requires a UN-coordinated response, lasts more than nine years. Vulnerability in such contexts increases...

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Monitoring, evaluation and research services to DFID’s Global Mine Action Programme 2 (2018-2021)

The Global Mine Action Programme 2 (GMAP2) continues DFID’s work of reducing the humanitarian and development impact of landmines and explosive...

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AVANTI – advancing knowledge for agricultural impact

National governments in the fields of agriculture and rural development across many low- and middle-income countries face challenges to tracking...

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How can capacity building improve how policy makers use evidence?

Itad has just finished a three-year realist evaluation of the Building Capacity to Use Research Evidence (BCURE) programme – a £15.7 million,...

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Strengthening government and donor M&E systems in Pakistan

Itad led a small team including two Pakistani consultants, and reviewed M&E systems across Pakistan government and development partners.