USAID Using, Improving Evaluation Systems To Inform Programming

MFAN: What USAID is Doing to Learn from Evidence
Melissa Patsalides, director of USAID’s Office of Learning, Evaluation and Research in the Bureau for Policy, Planning and Learning, discusses the agency’s “approaches to, and emphasis on, evaluation” and outlines several ways “USAID has made great strides in improving evaluation quality and use of evaluation findings to inform decisions and improve programs” (3/22).