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.

How process evaluation can help improve program design and implementation
How process evaluation can help improve program design and implementation

A process evaluation can serve several purposes. It can be used to strengthen the impact evaluation design, it can help improve project implementation, and it can provide recommendations on how to improve the design and implementation of future projects. This blog by 3ie Senior Research Fellow Michael Bamberger is the first in a two-part series that looks at different process evaluation approaches and the benefits of using process evaluation.

In the fast-growing field of food systems impact evaluations, a shift toward evaluating consumer behaviour
In the fast-growing field of food systems impact evaluations, a shift toward evaluating consumer behaviour

We have identified 82 new studies as part of our second update to 3ie's living Food Systems and Nutrition Evidence Gap Map, originally published in early 2021. This blog underscores the interventions new research focuses on and the evidence gaps it tries to address in this rapidly-changing field.

Closing soon
10
July 2022

Consultant Research Assistant

Posted on: 27 June 2022 Jobs
 

3ie is looking for a Telugu-speaking Consultant Research Assistant residing in Andhra Pradesh or Telangana to support our women’s economic empowerment evidence program, Swashakt. Key responsibilities include accompanying and assisting the team during field visits, translating Telugu documents to English (and vice versa), and conducting IDIs, KIIs and FGDs in Telugu, among others. The deadline for applications is 10 July 2022.

30
June 2022
Online

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

Conference 30 June 2022 Online

This session will include 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.

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.

Consultant – Data Science and/or Machine Learning (Senior) Specialists for Evidence Synthesis (remote)

Posted on: 3 June 2022 Jobs
 

3ie is looking for one or more data science/machine learning experts to help improve the timeliness and efficiency of our synthesis projects, as well as develop an infrastructure of continuous evidence surveillance of the international development literature. We are open to hiring one person with all relevant skills or multiple people with specialized expertise for particular types of tasks. Applications will be accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

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.

Incorporating process evaluation into impact evaluation: what, why and how

Working paper 3ie 2022
 
The authors of this paper lay down guidelines that can provide impact evaluators with tools and ideas on how to explore and add relevant elements of process evaluations to experimental and quasi-experimental impact evaluation designs.

Understanding caste-based differences in self help groups: Evidence from India’s NRLM program

Working paper 3ie 2022
 
Authors of this paper analyze the caste-based differences in office bearer positions, participation and benefits received by women who are members of self-help groups under India’s National Rural Livelihoods Mission.

30
June 2022
Online

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

Conference 30 June 2022 Online

This session will include 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.

06 - 10
June 2022
Copenhagen, Denmark

The 14th European Evaluation Society, Biennial Conference

Conference 06 - 10 June 2022 Copenhagen, Denmark The EES 2022 Conference aims to provide an opportunity for evaluators, commissioners and users to come together to design the contours of necessary paradigmatic shifts and identify concrete actions.

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.

Closing soon
10
July 2022

Consultant Research Assistant

Posted on: 27 June 2022 Jobs
 

3ie is looking for a Telugu-speaking Consultant Research Assistant residing in Andhra Pradesh or Telangana to support our women’s economic empowerment evidence program, Swashakt. Key responsibilities include accompanying and assisting the team during field visits, translating Telugu documents to English (and vice versa), and conducting IDIs, KIIs and FGDs in Telugu, among others. The deadline for applications is 10 July 2022.

Research Assistant Consultants (remote)

Posted on: 3 June 2022 Jobs
 

3ie is looking for Research Assistants for consultancy assignments with our Synthesis and Reviews Office to support various ongoing projects, including evidence gap maps and systematic reviews. This is an excellent opportunity for recent graduates to gain paid entry-level experience in applied research and international development. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

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.