Duggan & Bush on Evaluation in Settings Affected by Violent Conflict: What Difference Does Context Make?

Saturday, February 9th, 2013

From AEA365:| A Tip-a-Day by and for Evaluators. Posted: 08 Feb 2013 12:51 AM PST "We are Colleen Duggan, Senior Evaluation Specialist, International Development Research Centre (Canada) and Kenneth Bush, Director of Research, International Conflict Research (Northern Ireland).  For the past three years, we have been collaborating on a joint exploratory ...

Evaluating Peacebuilding Activities in Settings of Conflict and Fragility: Improving Learning for Results

Tuesday, November 13th, 2012

DAC Guidelines and Reference Series Available as PDF Publication Date :08 Nov 2012Pages :88ISBN :9789264106802 (PDF) ; 9789264106796 (print)DOI :10.1787/9789264106802-en Abstract Recognising a need for better, tailored approaches to learning and accountability in conflict settings, the Development Assistance Committee (DAC) launched an initiative to develop guidance on evaluating conflict prevention and peacebuilding activities.  The ...

Evaluation and Assessment of Poverty and Conflict Interventions (EAPC)

Monday, August 22nd, 2011

[from the MercyCorps website] "A significant body of knowledge exists on the relationship between poverty and conflict. Research has shown that low per capita income and slow economic growth drastically increase the chances that a country will experience violence. Driven in part by these findings, donors and their partners are implementing ...

Evaluation in Conflict Prone Settings: Londonderry, June 2010

Monday, December 21st, 2009

Date: 7th - 11th June 2010 Venue: Londonderry, Northern Ireland As part of its 11th International Summer School, INCORE (International Conflict Research Institute) will be running a course on Evaluation in Conflict Prone Settings. The course covers the basics of conducting evaluations of initiatives in conflict-prone settings. The focus of ...