Design, Monitoring and Evaluation for Peacebuilding

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Author / Copyright Holder: Interview with Dr Amineh Hoti by Jack Farrell
The following answers come from Dr Amineh Hoti who was posed questions by Search for Common Ground's Jack Farrell ahead of next week's Effective Inter-Religious Action in Peacebuilding Conference. ...
Author / Copyright Holder: Interview with Dr Amineh Hoti by Jack Farrell
The following answers come from Dr Amineh Hoti who was posed questions by Search for Common Ground's Jack Farrell regarding Gender and Inter-Religious Peacebuilding ahead of next week's Effective Inter-Religious Action in Peacebuilding Conference. ...
Author / Copyright Holder: Interview with Dr Rick Love by Jack Farrell
The following answers come from Dr Rick Love who was posed questions by Search for Common Ground's Jack Farrell ahead of next week's Effective Inter-Religious Action in Peacebuilding Conference. ...
Author / Copyright Holder: Janice Freeman
The following blog is an interview with Adrienne Lemon, Design, Monitoring, and Evaluation Specialist for East and Southern Africa at Search for Common Ground. ...
Author / Copyright Holder: Lila O'Brien-Milne
How can peacebuilders communicate the value of evaluative learning to communities that are not basing their values on the mortal plane? ...
Author / Copyright Holder: Charles Guedenet & Shanthi Kalathil
In the following blog, Charles Guedenet & Shanthi Kalathil give examples of digital risks and mitigation measures, demonstrating the need for comprehensive risk assessments at the very outset, and reflect on methods and approaches for strengthening the rigor of M&E in closed or closing spaces. ...
Author / Copyright Holder: Nikki Bourassa
The following tips are for practitioners seeking to understand the basics of securing data from start to finish -- an utmost necessity for human-related data collection in sensitive areas, and an ethical responsibility otherwise. ...
Author / Copyright Holder: Lila O'Brien-Milne
How can women be empowered through the design, monitoring, and evaluation of interreligious peacebuilding? ...
Author / Copyright Holder: Jared Wright
In a field of limited budgets and finite resources, efficiency and productivity are essential to achieving longevity and success. Locally-led learning evaluations are vital to understanding the impact of peacebuilding work, improving efficacy, and providing guidance on how to strategically drive impacts. ...
Author / Copyright Holder: Jack Farrell
Reflecting on the World Bank Fragility Forum, how can we improve collaboration in the peacebuilding and development field? ...
Author / Copyright Holder: DR VALENTINA BAÚ
Photography is a powerful medium to unite people and communities around shared images and experiences. Yet despite the large number of initiatives that employ the media as tools for peacebuilding, few address issues of conflict through the use of photographs....
Author / Copyright Holder: Shiva Dhungana
Shiva Dhungana, DME Specialist with Search for Common Ground, reports back from the 2015 Community of Evaluators' – South Asia (CoE-SA) 3rd Evaluation Conclave in Kathmandu. ...
Author / Copyright Holder: Ella Duncan, DME for Peace
Here at DME for Peace we’ve been reflecting on 2015 and are asking, What does an emerging field need to thrive? Much has been said of the need for freedom to fail, but embracing failure is only as valuable as what it enables us to learn.  To quote an innovator for the ages, Henry Ford, “The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.”  For a real world example, we look to the emerging field of education for peacebuilding. ...
Author / Copyright Holder: Maud Bakirdjian
In April 2014 violent attacks by the terrorist group Boko Haram in Nigeria forced 30000 Niger nationals and 8000 Nigerians to flee into the relative safety of Niger’s Diffa region. In December 2014, several important effects were observed, revealing the positive role of SFCG in this crisis situation. How did SFCG programming reduce tensions and promote mutual understanding? ...
Author / Copyright Holder: Ella Duncan
At the 2015 American Evaluation Association (AEA) Conference in Chicago, DME for Peace had the pleasure to catch up with Jim Rugh. He shared with us his reflections on EvalYear, the AEA, and the future of the field of evaluation. ...
Author / Copyright Holder: ICT Works
At the 2015 MERL Tech conference, ICT Works shared experiences and learning from designing dashboards for development projects. The panel presentation unpacked the process of designing dashboards thoughtfully and promoting their use for data-led decision making, including both what worked well and challenges we’ve faced as dashboard designers....
Author / Copyright Holder: Ella Duncan, Innocent Hitayezu
How can peacebuilding programs get a better understanding of trust?    This question is at the heart of Innocent Hitayezu’s work with women and issues of reconciliation, and continues to shape his work as a peacebuilder and evaluator in Rwanda....
Author / Copyright Holder: Emmanuel Conteh, Search for Common Ground
A global team was brought together in Cape Town for an intensive training on Community-Company Mediation in Complex Environments. Emmanuel Conteh of Search for Common Ground shares what he learned at the workshop. ...
Author / Copyright Holder: Ella Duncan, Zacharia Diing Akol
It was a long path for a child in war-torn Jonglei State to become a researcher who shapes the growth of a new nation. Zacharia Diing Akol personal journey has taken him around the world and back to South Sudan, where he now works supporting good governance and policy as part of what Zacharia calls the “collective journey” to build South Sudan.  ...
Author / Copyright Holder: Celestin Nsengiyumva, Ella Duncan
Celestin Nsengiyumva is a peacebuilding evaluator working in Rwanda. Through M&E was not his original career path, Celestin now describes M&E tools and methodologies as the “cornerstone of success” for peacebuilding programs in his homeland of Rwanda....

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