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Policy and advocacy

Through a series of portfolio evaluations, we have refined an approach to evaluating advocacy efforts that provides our partners with compelling, evidence-based stories of their contribution to change.

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children hugging, refugee camp
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Developing and refining UNICEF’s Theory of Change and Results Framework for the Strategic Plan (2022-2025)

UNICEF works in the toughest places to protect the rights of every child. Their Strategic Plan targets the key barriers across...

birds and barbed wire representing slavery
Blog

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...

Report

Stamping out Slavery in Nigeria Programme and Evaluation

The UK FCDO-funded Stamping out Slavery in Nigeria (SoSiN) programme aims to improve the evidence base on modern slavery and...

human trafficking and unsafe migration
Blog

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...

Report

UNHCR Country Portfolio Evaluation: Angola (2016-2019)

This report relates to an independent evaluation of the United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) country operation...

Report

UNHCR Country Portfolio Evaluation: Iraq

This report relates to an independent evaluation of the UNHCR (United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees) Country...

Report

Evaluation of UNHCR’s Country Operation, Afghanistan

This evaluation is part of a series of evaluations of a similar nature also being undertaken in three other countries (Angola,...

Blog

MSD in disrupted markets: Important lessons from Nepal

Evaluating NMDP-Samarth (Nepal Market Development Programme-Samarth) - Nepal's first MSD (market systems development) programme

Project

Evaluation of the World Food Programme’s Gender Policy

Without equal opportunities, access to resources and representation for all, hunger will not be eliminated. The goal of the...

Report

Evaluation of the World Food Programme Gender Policy (2015-2020)

The WFP (World Food Programme) Gender Policy (2015-2020) was approved in May 2015. The evaluation provides evidence, analysis...

Yannick Vuylsteke

Senior Consultant

Yannick Vuylsteke is a Senior Consultant with over 10 years’ experience in development, governance evaluations and...

evidence during covid 19
Blog

Continuing results in development:
the importance of evidence during COVID-19

The COVID-19 (C19) pandemic has had profound effects on lives around the world and will continue to do so for years, if not...

Project

Evaluation of the Adaptive Social Protection in the Sahel Programme

Poor and vulnerable people face increased shocks and stresses to their livelihoods. These can be global, such as financial...

malaria net handed over to woman
Project

Global Fund Advocacy Portfolio Level Assessment

The Global Fund partnership mobilises and invests more than US$4 billion a year to support programmes run by local experts in...

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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...

Pierre Townsend

Principal Consultant

Pierre Townsend is a Principal Consultant with expertise in humanitarian, resilience and stability programming in fragile and...