Hi Everyone,My name is Jonathan White and I am completing my Masters at the Fletcher School. For my thesis, I am mapping approaches to anti-corruption. The purpose is to identify macro-level theories…Continue
The OrganizationSearch for Common Ground (SFCG) is an international non-profit organization that promotes peaceful resolution of conflict. With headquarters in Washington, DC and a European office in…Continue
SEARCH FOR COMMON GROUND: INSTITUTIONAL LEARNING TEAM (ILT)DESIGN MONITORING AND EVALUATION INTERNSHIP – Summer 2013Search for Common GroundSearch for Common Ground is one of the largest…Continue
There is an emerging discussion in international development on theories of change. On the one hand you have methodological discussions and debates in theory-based evaluation on the testability and evaluability of theories of change, and on the other an emphasis on program design and the role and qualities of a good theory of change. This DM&E Tip attempts to capture the key points of the discussions on both sides (perhaps duality is a simplification, but it will suffice for this…Continue
When we talk about the current state of DM&E in the peacebuilding field, we often lament the fact that we do not have…Continue
One of the more recent developments in peacebuilding DM&E has been the increasing emphasis on developing explicit theories of change as part of project or program design. In our upcoming interview with the Senior Technical Advisor for Justice & Peace at Catholic Relief Services, Tom Bamat suggests that the…Continue
We know that conflict and violence affects all people, but not in the same way. Men and women can be perpetrators and victims; but, often they play different roles and have different needs before, during and after a conflict.
The differences in gender roles and responsibilities means that in order to be effective we have to target certain activities…Continue