We are excited to share our latest initiative, the Evidence Dialogues Interview Series, which will feature leaders and influencers in the field of international development who will reflect on their own evidence journeys and the role of evidence in decision-making. In our inaugural interview, Seth Berkley, CEO, GAVI, speaks about how reliable evaluation evidence has been useful for GAVI’s mission to improve vaccine delivery and immunization around the world. He underscores the importance of reaching zero-dose families and building resilient health systems between epidemics to deliver countermeasures during outbreaks.
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.
A framework for examining women’s economic empowerment in collective enterprises
3ie’s flagship empowerment program, ‘Swashakt: Empowering Indian Women’s Collectives’ supports projects that set up or replicate models for enhancing the scale and returns of women’s collective enterprises. It has reached more than 6900 women across 480 villages in 10 Indian states who have become a part of farm or non-farm women’s collective enterprises.
Sanitation-linked livelihoods project: Six key insights from a learning study
Over the last four years, several Indian states have taken strides to empower collectives of women and other vulnerable communities to operate and maintain sanitation enterprises and for the provision of sanitation service delivery. In this blog, we discuss the key findings emerging from our learning study to know about the feasibility and sustainability of collective-led sanitation work across three states.