This web-site is designed to provide civil society organisations with quick and practical general guidance as you undertake an evaluation . The site is divided into a number of topics taking you through the different steps when conducting a monitoring and evaluation:
Plan an Evaluation
Manage an Evaluation
Conduct an Evaluation
Assure the Quality of an Evaluation
In partnership with the Commonwealth Foundation, One World Trust worked on a project across three Commonwealth countries, Belize, India and Uganda, and one region, the Pacific islands, to stimulate discussion among CSOs on what it means to be accountable.
Working with Society for Education and Research (SPEAR) in Belize, Voluntary Action Network India (VANI)in India, Development Network of...
This tool is designed to identify corruption risks in local authorities. Questions are designed to be adapted to local context, covering topics such as:
(1) transparency, (2) freedom of information, (3) anti-corruption measures taken by local authorities, (4) whistleblowing, (5) budget and fiscal issues and, (6) Internal audit
Authors/Editors: Pirkko Poutiainen, Shanti Risal Kaphle, Edisa Peštek, Lauren Matthews, Sarah Hemingway, and Laure-Anne Courdesse
This framework includes the methodology used for human rights-based assessment and analysis as well as a set of tools to assist assessment teams. Rights-based Municipal Assessment and Planning Project (RMAP) is a joint project by the Office of the High Commissioner...
The C2C Toolkit provides a practical framework for local governments to assess human rights
1. Offers step-by-step guidelines to ensure local government policies comply with the legal obligations of the Charter. 2. Can help local governments go beyond minimum compliance to build a culture of human rights in the community. 3. Can help foster deeper understandings of how human...
Authors/Editors: Oliver Grone, Svend Juul Jorgensen & Mila Garcia-Barbero
To support the assessment of standards and indicators, a self-assessment tool for hospitals has been developed. Self-assessment is a process by which all professionals in a healthcare organization carry out their own quality evaluation against a set of standards. It is based on the philosophy of continuous quality...
This questionnaire, developed by the organisation Verified Voting, can be used to assess elections, more specifically, election transparency and the ballot accounting that takes place in some jurisdictions at the close of early voting sites on each day of early voting. It covers the following areas:
Poll Closing Checklist
This handbook is designed to help USAID Mission staff to assess institutional integrity at the micro-level. It guides the user through five steps to identify and select integrity failures and vulnerabilities for which donor interventions should be considered. Assessment findings should provide reliable quantitative, qualitative, and comparative information that can be used to design, implement...
This Monitoring Accountability checklist can be used as a diagnostic tool to assess service delivery performance in the public sector and accountability from a rights based perspective.
The checklist questions cover the following areas:
What public funds/resources are available to officials/service providers? How do they plan to use them?
How effectively are public funds spent?
This checklist can be used as a diagnostic tool to assess the extent of gender equality in elections including the representation of woman and men in the decision-making process. The checklist is intended for electoral authorities, political parties, election observers, election monitors, gender activist, researcher and others concerned with assessing whether an election is free and fair,...