The State of Measurement Practice in the SGB Sector

Authors: Edens, G. & Lall, S.
Publication date: 2014

This report reviews the current state of measurement in two types of organizations that directly support small and growing businesses (SGBs) – impact investors and capacity development providers. Using a mixed-methods approach, the authors collected data and interviewed over 30 organizations across these two categories, and analyzed key trends in measurement practice. 

Using evaluation for a change: Insights from humanitarian practitioners

Authors: Hallam, A. & Bonino, F.
Publication date: 2013

The main objective of this paper is to motivate and encourage humanitarian evaluators, by highlighting and discussing concrete ways to address the challenge of poor or ineffective use of evaluation.