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SAREL Wins CLA Case Competition

:: by Dalton Brantley ::

SAREL was recently chosen as one of five recipients of USAID’s CLA Case Competition. The purpose of this competition was to source examples of CLA in action among USAID missions and implementing partners. 63 qualifying entry from 11 USAID missions and operating units and 38 implementing partners in 27 countries were submitted. From a pool of 27 finalists, five cases were selected to receive awards and be featured in a CLA showcase this fall. You can read the full article, entitled “Encouraging a CLA Culture” here.

TMG Showcases Resilience Initiative Impact Evaluation Baseline Study at the USAID/Africa Bureau’s Evaluation Summit Marketplace

:: by Dalton Brantley ::

USAID’s Africa Bureau held an Evaluation Summit last week with USAID mission staff and other USAID professionals working to offer new tools and methods to improve evaluations in Africa.  The three-day workshop addressed the themes of how to improve evaluation quality and how to use evaluations to promote organizational learning.

On Thursday, the last day of the Summit, USAID invited The Mitchell Group to participate in the Evaluation Summit Marketplace. At the Marketplace, TMG had the opportunity to meet and talk to USAID mission and HQ staff to share our work and disseminate evaluation capabilities, practices, frameworks, and tools ...