The Development Evidence Portal

The Development Evidence Portal (DEP) is the world’s largest database of impact evaluations and systematic reviews on interventions to improve lives in low- and middle-income countries. It is updated monthly and contains more than 10,000 impact evaluations, systematic reviews and evidence gap maps. The DEP provides advanced searching capabilities and a rich set of options for filtering studies to help you find the evidence you need.

Mapping evidence to strengthen impact on resilience and food security
Mapping evidence to strengthen impact on resilience and food security

3ie is collaborating with partners at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and University of Notre Dame to explore ways to automate evidence screening and accelerate the production of evidence gap maps—to support the strategic and programmatic approaches of USAID's Bureau for Resilience and Food Security. Collaborators across the partner organizations share project insights in this blog.

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Evidence Dialogues: How community engagement interventions can increase routine immunization

Although the COVID-19 pandemic drew attention to the need for one specific vaccine, the disruptions it caused also exacerbated existing challenges in ensuring all the world's children receive their shots. This blog highlights takeaways from a discussion of the findings and implications of an upcoming 3ie systematic review on the effects of community engagement interventions on the uptake of routine childhood vaccines.

Data Scientist or Senior Data Scientist (Delhi/remote)

Posted on: 8 August 2022 Jobs
 

3ie is looking for a Data Scientist or Senior Data Scientist based in Delhi, with scope for remote working. Key responsibilities include providing technical and management leadership and support in the application of data science (including spatial data science) methods to impact evaluations and evidence synthesis, including the use of big data and predictive analytics. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

Closing soon
25
August 2022

Finance Assistant, Delhi Office

Posted on: 4 August 2022 Jobs
 

3ie is looking for a Finance Assistant based in New Delhi to support the team on payment disbursals, financial documentation, expense processing, monthly closing activities, annual audit, and other accounting transactions. The application deadline is 25 August 2022.

04
August 2022
Online

Evidence Dialogues webinar: Filling knowledge gaps to transform the food system

Conference 04 August 2022 Online

In this webinar, we will present findings from our three recent outputs in this area (1) a living evidence gap map, (2) a rapid evidence assessment on women’s empowerment within the food system, and (3) a systematic review on the use of fiscal policies to support a healthy diet.

Fiscal policies for healthy diets: Can taxes and subsidies change what you buy?

Systematic review Brief 3ie 2022
 
While several countries have implemented tax and subsidy policies to support healthy diets, systematic evidence of their impacts is limited, especially in low-and middle-income countries. The authors of this brief summarize the findings of a systematic review on the effects of fiscal policies on diet quality and health.

Fiscal policies for healthy diets: Can taxes and subsidies change what you buy?

Systematic review Brief 3ie 2022
 
While several countries have implemented tax and subsidy policies to support healthy diets, systematic evidence of their impacts is limited, especially in low-and middle-income countries. The authors of this brief summarize the findings of a systematic review on the effects of fiscal policies on diet quality and health.

Effects of women’s empowerment interventions in food systems

Other briefs 3ie 2022
 
This brief summarizes findings from a rapid evidence assessment of studies on women's empowerment interventions and their effects on nutritional outcomes.

Land tenure formalization and regularization activities in low-income countries

Other briefs 3ie 2022
 
This brief summarizes the findings of a rapid evidence assessment on land tenure formalization and regularization activities in low-and middle-income countries.

Do performance-based contract models perform?

Other briefs 3ie 2022
 
This brief summarizes findings from a rapid evidence assessment that synthesizes available rigorous impact evaluations of performance-based contracting in road construction in L&LMIC countries.

04
August 2022
Online

Evidence Dialogues webinar: Filling knowledge gaps to transform the food system

Conference 04 August 2022 Online

In this webinar, we will present findings from our three recent outputs in this area (1) a living evidence gap map, (2) a rapid evidence assessment on women’s empowerment within the food system, and (3) a systematic review on the use of fiscal policies to support a healthy diet.

06 - 07
July 2022
Online

Call for papers: New methods for impact evaluations in conflict and humanitarian emergency settings research workshop

Workshop 06 - 07 July 2022 Online

International Security and Development Center (ISDC) invites submissions of research papers (including work in progress and working papers) for a workshop on new methods for rigorous impact evaluations of interventions in conflict and humanitarian emergency settings to be held in a hybrid format in Berlin on 6-7 July 2022. Priority will be given to interesting discussions of new data and quantitative methods for these settings, rather than findings.

30
June 2022
Online

Evidence Dialogues webinar: Community Engagement To Increase Immunization: What Have We Learnt?

Conference 30 June 2022 Online

This session included a brief presentation of findings, including qualitative and cost-effectiveness findings, from a new systematic review. A panel discussion will then highlight how policymakers and health sector specialists can translate these approaches into practice as they catalyze action to ensure all children get all the shots they need.

Data Scientist or Senior Data Scientist (Delhi/remote)

Posted on: 8 August 2022 Jobs
 

3ie is looking for a Data Scientist or Senior Data Scientist based in Delhi, with scope for remote working. Key responsibilities include providing technical and management leadership and support in the application of data science (including spatial data science) methods to impact evaluations and evidence synthesis, including the use of big data and predictive analytics. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

Closing soon
25
August 2022

Finance Assistant, Delhi Office

Posted on: 4 August 2022 Jobs
 

3ie is looking for a Finance Assistant based in New Delhi to support the team on payment disbursals, financial documentation, expense processing, monthly closing activities, annual audit, and other accounting transactions. The application deadline is 25 August 2022.

Quantitative Research Assistant Consultants (remote)

Posted on: 3 June 2022 Jobs
 

3ie is recruiting Quantitative Research Assistant Consultants to support various projects of our Synthesis and Reviews Office, including evidence gap maps, systematic reviews, and rapid evidence assessments. Key responsibilities include supporting systematic search and screening processes, extracting data from studies, including quantitative data, and data analysis. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.