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March 23, 2016
(IRI’s M&E Scholars Program is an intensive course designed to help field-based M&E specialists to better understand, design and apply cutting edge concepts, methods and practices to their work. The program includes a condensed three day workshop in Washington DC, which is what James writes... Read More
December 21, 2015
At IRI we believe that the principles of evaluative thinking reflect the democratic values of transparency, accountability and responsiveness. That is part of the reason we take the monitoring and evaluation (M&E) of our work so seriously. One example of our efforts to prioritize meaningful M... Read More
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Natalie Trisilla

Evaluation Specialist
September 28, 2015
A few weeks ago, I was on a flight from New York to St. Thomas in the US Virgin Islands.  I was going on vacation.  We were about two hours into the flight, and I’d already endured several comments from my friends about my selections on the in-flight entertainment system.  While... Read More
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Elizabeth Lewis

Deputy Director, Africa Division