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As part of our mandate as a knowledge producer and translator for our main audiences, we maintain a range of free online publication series: briefs, impact evaluation reports, systematic review technical and summary reports, replication papers, evidence gap map reports, scoping, and working papers.

Latest publications

Latest publications

Improving maternal nutrition in the first trimester

Other briefs 3ie PDF icon 2024  
The authors of this rapid response brief examine the available evidence on the effects of nutrition education and counselling during pregnancy.

Measuring cost-effectiveness in impact evaluation

Working paper 3ie PDF icon 2024  
The authors of this handbook provide practical guidance on how to design, implement, and report cost-effectiveness metrics in experimental and quasi-experimental impact evaluation designs.

Promoting Sustainable Energy Development through Access, Renewables and Efficient Technologies: An Evidence Gap Map

Evidence gap map 3ie PDF icon 2024  
This report presents the findings of a systematic search to identify and map the impact evaluations and systematic reviews of interventions that aim to promote sustainable energy in low-and middle-income countries. This map was commissioned by Sustainable Energy for All (SEforALL).

Using contribution analysis to measure the use of evidence in closed research projects

Learning summary Brief 3ie PDF icon 2024  
The author of this brief summarizes high-level lessons learned by 3ie in monitoring, measuring, and verifying instances of evidence uptake and use from 3ie-funded or produced work between 2018 and 2020. This brief includes insights from using 3ie's adapted approach to contribution tracing.

Reducing land conflict and improving service delivery: An impact evaluation of a project in East Darfur, Sudan supported by the UN Secretary-General’s Peacebuilding Fund

Learning summary Brief 3ie PDF icon 2024  
This brief presents new evidence on the effectiveness of a peacebuilding project in Darfur, Sudan supported by the United Nations Secretary-General's Peacebuilding Fund. It shows that the project reduced the number of land conflicts and improved service provision.

Impact evaluation of the UN Secretary-General’s Peacebuilding Fund-supported East Darfur Assalaya-Sheiria-Yassin Triangle of Peace and Coexistence project

Impact evaluation 3ie PDF icon 2024  
This report presents new evidence on the effectiveness of a peacebuilding project in Darfur, Sudan supported by the United Nations Secretary-General's Peacebuilding Fund. It shows that the project reduced the number of land conflicts and improved service provision.

Sexual and reproductive health and rights in low- and middle-income countries: An evidence gap map

Evidence gap map Brief 3ie PDF icon 2024  
The authors summarize the impact evaluations and systematic reviews of the effects of sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) interventions in low- and middle-income countries. This map was commissioned by the German Institute for Development Evaluation (DEval), the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), and Co-Impact.

Sexual and reproductive health and rights in low- and middle-income countries: An evidence gap map

Evidence gap map 3ie PDF icon 2024  
This report provides an overview of the available impact evaluations and systematic reviews on the effects of sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) interventions in low-and middle-income countries. This map was commissioned by the German Institute for Development Evaluation (DEval) with funding from the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), and Co-Impact.

Lessons learned from the implementation of the Special Food Security Program (PSSA)

Learning summary Brief 3ie PDF icon 2024  
The authors of this brief present learnings from the implementation of the Special Food Security Program (PSSA) to support low and middle-income countries’ efforts to develop the region’s agro-pastrol potential and boost agricultural production.

Weaving through generations: Productivity and women's autonomy in family-owned businesses in rural India

Learning summary Brief 3ie PDF icon 2024  
The authors of this brief summarize the analysis of an ongoing 3ie mixed-methods study that aims to provide insights into the workings of family-owned weaving businesses and understand their economic or commercial productivity when multiple or single generations are involved. This brief is a part of the Swashakt Evidence Program, which is funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.