Lauren Kelly

Lauren Kelly is a Senior Evaluation Officer and Rural Development Specialist with over 17 years of international evaluation experience.

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Third party monitoring in volatile environments – do the benefits outweigh the risks?

Writing on the What Work’s World Bank Group blogsite last July, Lauren Kelly and Marie Gaarder called for a “wide debate” about the important issues raised by the increasing trend of development agencies to use third parties to carry out monitoring, data collection and other work in fragile and conflicted-affected locations too risky for their own staff.