UNICEF Impact Evaluation Series: Building Blocks of Impact Evaluation


Impact evaluation provides information about the impacts produced by an intervention. It can be undertaken of a programme or a policy, or upstream work – such as capacity building, policy advocacy and support for an enabling environment. This goes beyond looking only at goals and objectives to also examine unintended impacts.

This video summarizes the different elements of impact evaluation and options for planning and managing its various stages.

UNICEF Impact Evaluation Series: Data Collection & Analysis


Impact evaluations need to go beyond assessing the size of the effects (i.e., the average impact) to identify for whom and in what ways a programme or policy has been successful. This video provides an overview of the issues involved in choosing and using data collection and analysis methods for impact evaluations. 

So you want to consult with children? - A toolkit of good practice

Author: Save the Children Child Participation Working Group 
Publication Date: 2003 

If you would like to involve children in discussions about issues that affect them but don't know how to do it, then it is hoped that this toolkit will provide you with a lot of useful material for getting started. If you've already begun to involve children in policy or other discussions, you may find some useful ideas here to help you take this work forward.

Anti-Trafficking Programs in South Asia: Appropriate Activites, Indicators and Evaluation Methodologies

Author: Huntington, Dale
Publication Date: March 2002

Summary Report of a Technical Consultative Meeting.

QUILT Partnership Checklist: Shaping A Partnership

Publication Date: 2001 

The QUILT project developed this checklist to assist early education programs in developing strong partnerships that provide high quality, full-day, full-year comprehensive services to young children. Partners can use this tool to raise questions and prioritize critical issues to work together in building a partnership.

A Guide for Monitoring and Evaluating Child Health Programs

Authors: Anastasia J. Gage, Disha Ali, Chiho Suzuki
Publication Date: 2005


Participatory Evaluation With Young People

Authors: Barry Checkoway & Katie Richards-Schuster