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MEASURE Evaluation staff and colleagues engage webinar participants in monitoring and evaluation of population, health and nutrition topics.

Key Issues in Impact Evaluation: A MEET and GEMNet-Health Virtual Event

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The webinar reviewed key issues in impact evaluation and began a week-long, virtual discussion on the topic between the MEET and GEMNet-Health communities.

April 2014

Discussion led by Sian Curtis, Gustavo Angeles, and Martha Skiles

The webinar reviewed key issues in impact evaluation and began a week-long, virtual discussion on the topic between the MEET and GEMNet-Health communities.

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Child Marriage Prevention in Amhara Region, Ethiopia

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The webinar focused on a recent study on the effect of communication exposure and social influence on parents’ and guardians’ attitudes towards child marriage in Ethiopia.

February 2014

Discussion led by Anastasia Gage

The webinar focused on a recent study on the effect of communication exposure and social influence on parents’ and guardians’ attitudes towards child marriage in Ethiopia.

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Monitoring Referrals to Strengthen Service Integration

Webinar on the Referral Systems Assessment and Monitoring Toolkit

November 2013

Discussion led by Cristina de la Torre

The webinar introduced the Referral Systems Assessment and Monitoring Toolkit designed by MEASURE Evaluation for assessing and monitoring referral system functioning.

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Evaluating Impact of OVC Programs: Standardizing our methods

Child Status Network webinar on evaluating the impact of OVC programs

August 2013

Discussion led by Jenifer Chapman

The Child Status Network webinar focused on an orphans and vulnerable children program evaluation toolkit developed to support PEPFAR-funded programs and in large part, to fulfill the aims presented in the USAID Evaluation Policy.

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Lessons from the Field: How to Address Implementation Challenges of Organizational Strengthening Projects

CEEME webinar on implementation challenges of organizational strengthening projects

July 2013

Discussion led by Ummuro Adano and Yadira Almodóvar-Díaz

A webinar from the CEEME Community of Practice provided an overview of the project development cycle frequently used in organizational strengthening efforts. Presenters used a case study to highlight some typical implementation challenges and identify potential solutions and ways to prevent them.

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Monitoring Scale-up of Health Practices and Interventions

Webinar on the Guide to Monitoring Scale-up of Health Practices

July 2013

Discussion led by Bridgit Adamou

A MEASURE Evaluation PRH webinar presenting the Guide to Monitoring Scale-up of Health Practices and Interventions and discussing key considerations for monitoring scale-up.

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The Prevalence, Experience and Management of Pain Among HIV Outpatients

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Study on pain among HIV outpatients in Kenya and Uganda

July 2013

Discussion led by Dr. Richard Hard, King's College London

A study conducted under MEASURE Evaluation by Dr. Harding and colleagues at King’s College London identified and characterized the prevalence and management of pain among HIV outpatients in PEPFAR sites in Kenya and Uganda.

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Measuring Success in Repositioning Family Planning

Webinar on the Framework for Monitoring and Evaluating Efforts to Reposition Family Planning.

June 2013

Discussion led by Nicole Judice and Liz Snyder

Countries can use the Framework for Monitoring and Evaluating Efforts to Reposition Family Planning to monitor and evaluate progress in the policy and advocacy process to increase political and financial commitment for family planning.

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Enhancing Family Planning and Reproductive Health Decision Making through GIS Data Linking

Participants discuss results of a 2011 case study in Rwanda to assess the utility of a geographic information system to link, visualize, and analyze multi-sectoral data for FP/RH decision making.

May 2013

Discussion led by James Stewart

MEASURE Evaluation PRH addresses how GIS data linking can help improve family planning and reproductive health program decision making. Participants discuss results of a 2011 case study in Rwanda to assess the utility of a GIS to link, visualize, and analyze multi-sectoral data for FP/RH decision making.

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Strengths and Challenges in Implementing Women's Justice and Empowerment Initiative

Evaluation of the Women’s Justice and Empowerment Initiative (WJEI) implementation.

April 2013

Discussion led by Shelah Bloom, Suzanne Maman, Elly Arnoff, and Lauren Hill

This discussion covers evaluation of the Women’s Justice and Empowerment Initiative (WJEI) implementation. Researchers conducted intensive field studies in Benin and Kenya and document reviews with telephone interviews in South Africa and Zambia.

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Measuring Ethnic and Sexual Identities: Lessons from Two Studies in Central America

Measuring ethnic and sexual identity constructs as part of health research.

March 2013

Discussion led by Dr. Katherine Andrinopoulos, an Assistant Professor at Tulane University, John Hembling, M&E Specialist, and Tory M. Taylor, M&E Specialist.

This discussion focuses on selected experiences measuring ethnic and sexual identity constructs as part of health research.

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What Makes a Good Performance Management Plan? A new tool for managers

Tory M. Taylor (Tulane University) presents a tool to conduct performance management plan reviews for managers.

March 2013

Discussion led by Tory M. Taylor

This webinar introduces a tool to assist project managers in conducting effective Performance Management Plan (PMP) reviews. The tool is a brief, comprehensive checklist that provides feedback to implementing partners and covers essential elements of a comprehensive PMP.

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Using the PLACE Method to Inform Decision Making

How PLACE has been used for HIV surveillance, program monitoring and planning.

February 2013

Discussion led by Dr. Sharon Weir, MEASURE Evaluation, and Professor Peter Figueroa, University of the West Indies, Jamaica

Presentation on the PLACE method and how it has been used for HIV/STI surveillance, behavioral surveillance, program monitoring, size estimation of most-at-risk populations, and program planning.

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Including AIDS-affected Young People in Research on OVC: Challenges and Opportunities

How to involve young people in OVC research.

November 2012

Discussion led by Lucie Cluver, Oxford University and Young Carers Project

The Child Status Network discusses how to involve young people, especially HIV-positive young people, in research about orphans and other vulnerable children.

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M&E for Social Service System Strengthening

Overview of best practices for monitoring and evaluating social protection systems and child protection systems.

October 2012

Discussion led by Mari Hickman and Kelley McCreery Bunkers

This Child Status Network reviews best practices to monitor and evaluate social protection systems and child protection systems, while highlighting priority areas for continued dialogue and development.

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Using Maps in Decision Making to Strengthen Programs for Orphans and Vulnerable Children

Mapping OVC program data for decision making.

September 2012

Discussion led by Jen Curran

The Child Status Network to discusses the mapping of orphans and vulnerable children program data for decision making.

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Measuring Success Tool kit

How to use the Measuring Success: Using Data for Health Program Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation tool kit.

September 2012

Discussion led by Ilene Speizer, Jack Hazerjian, and Laili Irani

This webinar provides instruction on the use of the Measurement, Learning, & Evaluation Project's capacity building tool kit, Measuring Success: Using Data for Health Program Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation.

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Community Trace and Verify in Tanzania

The Child Status Network discusses a participatory M&E approach applied in Tanzania.

July 2012

Discussion led by Dawne Walker

A Child Status Network webinar on the Community Trace and Verify tool and a participatory M&E approach, both applied in Tanzania.

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Findings from a National Situation Analysis of Orphans and Vulnerable Children in Zambia

The Child Status Network discusses findings from a baseline study and situation analysis of OVC in Zambia.
June 2012
 
Discussion led by Mathew Ngunga
 
 
A Child Status Network webinar on the findings from a national situation analysis of orphans and vulnerable children in Zambia – a report from the baseline study of the STEPS OVC project.
 
 

Creating Enabling Environments for M&E (CEEME) Seminar Review

Review of experiences, results and lessons learned from the CEEME seminar conducted January 30 – February 3, 2012.

April 2012

Discussion led by Ummuro Adano

Presentation on the experiences, results and lessons learned from the CEEME seminar conducted January 30 – February 3, 2012.

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Data Demand and Use Series 8 of 8: Strengthening an Organization’s Capacity to Demand and Use Data

How to sustain data-informed decision making.

March 2012

Discussion led by Nicole Judice and Dauda Sulaiman Dauda

Bringing data users and producers together, applying tools to improve data use, and training health professionals in data-informed decision making cannot be sustained unless mechanisms are put in place to ensure that host organizations are supportive and committed to continued data use.

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Data Demand and Use Series 7 of 8: Performance of Routine Information System Management (PRISM) Framework

Discussion reviews four tools to assess RHIS according to the PRISM framework.

February 2012

Discussion led by Natasha Kanagat

The PRISM framework consists of four tools to assess Routine Health Information System (RHIS) performance; identify technical, behavioral and organizational factors that affect RHIS; aid in designing priority interventions to improve performance; and improve quality and use of routine health data.

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Data Demand and Use Series 6 of 8: Framework for Linking Data with Action

Discussion on how to assist program managers and policy makers link upcoming decisions with the data sources that can inform their work.

February 2012

Discussion led by Tara Nutley

The Framework for Linking Data with Action assists program managers and policy makers link upcoming decisions with the data sources that can inform them.

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Data Demand and Use Series 5 of 8: 7 Steps to Improve HIV/AIDS Programs Guide

The 7 Steps to Improve HIV/AIDS Programs Guide presents concrete steps and illustrative examples that can be used to facilitate the use of information as a part of the decision-making processes.

February 2012

Discussion led by Nicole Judice

The 7 Steps to Improve HIV/AIDS Programs Guide presents concrete steps and illustrative examples that can be used to facilitate the use of information as a part of the decision-making processes guiding program design, management and service provision in the health sector.

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Data Demand and Use Series 4 of 8: Data Demand and Use Training Materials

The Data Demand and Use Training Materials increase skills of M&E officers to conduct data analysis, interpretation, presentation and use to improve health programs.

February 2012

Discussion led by Tara Nutley

The Data Demand and Use Training Materials increase the skills of M&E officers and health program staff to conduct data analysis, interpretation, presentation and use for health program improvement.

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Data Demand and Use Series 3 of 8: Assessment of Constraints to Data Use

Discussion on a rapid assessment tool designed to identify barriers and constraints that inhibit effective practices in data use.

January 2012

Discussion led by Tara Nutley and Molly Cannon

Assessment of Constraints to Data Use is a rapid assessment tool designed to identify barriers and constraints that inhibit effective practices in data use.

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Data Demand and Use Series 2 of 8: Information Use Map

The Information Use Map assesses and identifies opportunities for improved data use and feedback mechanisms.

January 2012

Discussion led by Erik Geers

The Information Use Map assesses and identifies opportunities for improved data use and feedback mechanisms for stakeholders across different levels of the health system.

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Data Demand and Use Series 1 of 8: Stakeholder Engagement

The Stakeholder Engagement tool helps ensure that the appropriate stakeholders in decision processes have been identified and involved.

January 2012

Discussion led by Molly Cannon

The Stakeholder Engagement tool helps ensure that the appropriate stakeholders in decision processes have been identified and involved.

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Beyond Indicators and Reporting: M&E as a Systems Strengthening Intervention

Tensions arise when implementing M&E interventions and options for resolving them. Dr. Sian Curtis places these experiences in the context of current global discussions related to country ownership and health systems strengthening.

January 2012

Discussion led by Dr. Sian Curtis

Tensions arise when implementing M&E interventions and discussing options for resolving them. Dr. Sian Curtis places these experiences in the context of current global discussions related to country ownership and health systems strengthening.

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Child Status Index Usage Assessment

Webinar discusses Child Status Index Usage assessment findings.

January 2012

Discussion led by Elizabeth Snyder, Jen Chapman, and Molly Cannon

Discussion on findings of a Child Status Index (CSI) Usage Assessment conducted by MEASURE Evaluation and new CSI usage guidance to be shared.

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