impact assessment

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The CGIAR Independent Science and Partnership Council‘s Standing Panel on Impact Assessment (SPIA) is soliciting expressions of interest for experimental impact evaluation projects. SPIA invites researchers from academic institutions and from CGIAR Centers/CRPs to submit proposals for impact evaluation projects that are based on an experimental design (randomized design or natural experiments). Continue reading

Livestock and Fish, Apr/2014

Opinion piece by Pamela Anderson and Josh Lozman published in the Impatient Optimists Blog of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation: 'Food Security and Nutrition and the Post-2015 Development Goals', 24 Mar 2014. Continue reading

ILRI clippings, Mar/2014

Opinion piece by Pamela Anderson and Josh Lozman published in the Impatient Optimists Blog of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation: 'Food Security and Nutrition and the Post-2015 Development Goals', 24 Mar 2014. Continue reading

ILRI clippings, Mar/2014

The REVALTER project is working livestock development Pathways in Vietnam. In an effort to create sustainability typologies of the local pig farms, Jo Cadilhon and colleagues asked different stakeholders what sustainability means to them. The responses indicate that the sustainability of pig value chains is predominantly linked to food safety. Economic considerations come second; the environmental aspect only comes third. Continue reading

Livestock and Fish, Mar/2014

Innovation platforms are widely used in agricultural research to connect different stakeholders to achieve common goals. This twelfth brief reflects on some of the challenges of measuring outcomes and impacts around innovation platforms. Continue reading

ILRI clippings, Mar/2014

The CGIAR research program on Livestock and Fish held a Monitoring, evaluation and learning (MEL) planning meeting last week in Limuru, close to Nairobi, Kenya. The MEL team of the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) had invited colleagues involved in the Livestock and Fish program from ILRI and from other CGIAR partner centres. The main … Continue reading

Livestock and Fish, Dec/2013

In June 2013, Keith Child joined the CGIAR Research Program on Livestock and Fish as a principal scientist working on impact assessment and learning. In his position, Keith will provide strategic guidance to the monitoring, evaluation and learning systems within the program. His challenge is to help the program, which aims to consolidate research into … Continue reading »

Livestock and Fish, Aug/2013

A 2 day Tanzania dairy value chain impact pathways workshop was held on 7-8 May 2013 to communicate and validate the program’s intervention logic in the Tanzania dairy value chain, question and clarify the program’s potential to achieve impact in the Tanzania dairy value chain, and to develop an initial framework for program monitoring and evaluation/impact assessment. Workshop participants were drawn from a wide range of stakeholders: program implementers in the ...

Livestock and Fish,

In June 2013, Keith Child joined the CGIAR Research Program on Livestock and Fish as a principal scientist working on impact assessment and learning. In his position, Keith will provide strategic guidance to the monitoring, evaluation and learning systems within the program. His challenge is to help the program, which aims to consolidate research into integrated intervention strategies that will achieve development impact at scale, understand its overall impact and help translate lessons learned into a continuous cycle of ...

Livestock and Fish,

From 5 – 9 August, 2013 a 5-day workshop was held in Managua, Nicaragua to define value chain impact pathways and develop an initial framework for the program’s implementation strategy in the country.

The workshop incorporated participants from a wide range of stakeholders, including representatives of smallholder farmer...

Livestock and Fish,

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Iddo Dror
Head of Capacity Development
Kidoido
Economist-Impact Assessment
Munenobu Ikegami
Economist
Sapna Jarial
Special Project Scientist- Livestock System Research
Tigist Endashaw
Training Assistant

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Beetal Goats in Pakistan

People working on impact assessment

Iddo Dror
Head of Capacity Development
Kidoido
Economist-Impact Assessment
Munenobu Ikegami
Economist
Sapna Jarial
Special Project Scientist- Livestock System Research
Tigist Endashaw
Training Assistant