Empowering smallholder farmers in markets: Experiences with farmer-led research for advocacy

Authors: Ton, G. & Proctor, F.
Publication date: 2013

The Empowering Smallholder Farmers in Markets programme (ESFIM) creates a space for learning-by-doing on institutional modalities to bridge the gap between the research community and national farmer organisations on issues relating to smallholder market access.

This book describes the dynamics in eleven countries that were included in the programme between 2008 and 2013. Chapter 11 focuses on ESFIM’s impact on capacities for evidence-based advocacy.

Systems concepts in evaluation. An expert anthology

Authors: Williams, B; Imam, I. (for the American Evaluation Association)
Publication Date: 2006 

In this monograph, different authors experts share their views on the use of system concepts in evaluation. The twelve chapters cover a variety of topics, ranging from the origins of systems thought to practical implications and tools. The monograph ends with some broader applications of systemic thought.