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Savings and climate resilience – A review of successes and challenges in current programming

Climate change is the most urgent challenge of our time, and the impacts disproportionately affect people living in poverty.


Leveraging high-performing agents to deliver customer value

Throughout Sub-Saharan Africa, innovation is transforming how people conduct financial transactions and live their lives.

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Samarth-NMDP Programme Final Evaluation Report

This is the final evaluation report of the UK Department for International Development (DFID)- funded evaluation of the...


Mugu-Humla Link Road Household Baseline Survey (2019)

This report provides the results of two rounds of household surveys conducted between May and July 2019 that together provide...


Nepal Rural Access Programme – CONNECT Component Review

CONNECT is a component part of the Nepal Rural Access Programme Phase 3 (RAP3), one of the longest-standing and largest...


RAP-3 Endline Impact Assessment Report 2019

The independent Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning component of the third phase of DFID Nepal’s Rural Access Programme...


Final Evaluation Report: FoodTrade East and Southern Africa

The FTESA report is now live on our website. Check out the five-year regional programme, that supported food staples market...


FoodTrade East and Southern Africa Final Evaluation: Key findings, lessons and recommendations

Summarising the FoodTrade East and Southern Africa final evaluation, you can now read the key findings and how the FTESA aimed...


Lessons & recommendations for promoting structured trade & systemic change in market development programmes

Read our Learning Note for FTESA and discover how this note presents lessons and recommendations on how market development...


Learning Note: Does Market Development work in Nepal?

Following the completion of an evaluation of Samarth-NMDP1 for the UK Department for International Development (DFID), the...


External Review of Enabling the Business of Agriculture

This document describes the findings of an independent review of the Enabling the Business of Agriculture (EBA) project. The...


Executive Summary: External Review of Enabling the Business of Agriculture

The ultimate goal of Enabling the Business of Agriculture (EBA) is to provide governments with clearly defined good practices...


The role of Road Maintenance Groups in the Local Roads Network sector in rural Nepal

This policy brief explores the role of Road Maintenance Groups (RMGs) that a number of donor programmes fund in Nepal to...


Technical Assessment of Completed RAP roads (Independent Verification Round 2)

The objective of the Rural Access Programme 3 (RAP) is to reduce poverty in western Nepal. The programme aims to deliver...


Management of the Local Roads Network in Federal Nepal – Policy Brief

People living in remote areas of Nepal demand and aspire to be physically connected year-round to markets and service centres....


The market-based approach to resilience in Ethiopia: qualitative evidence from South Omo

Participatory discussion with two pastoralist communities in South Omo and key informant interviews with project staff and...