What is the impact of international development initiatives? How well are national governments doing in terms of open government? Next week at the OpenGov Hub, we have two Brown-Bag Lunch (BBL) sessions that will focus on the numbers and impact of large-scale, transparency projects.
Open Government By Numbers: the Current State of Play from OGP
Wednesday, Oct 29th, 2014
What was the rate of completion of OGP action plan commitments? How many OGP action plan commitments were “model” OGP commitments? Were more ambitious action plans implemented? Join us for a discussion with OGP's Independent Reporting Mechanism team to discuss their first 43 progress reports.
Measuring Impact in International Development: How and When?
Thursday, October 30th, 2014
Impact is the million dollar question in development: everyone who works for or funds a nonprofit wants to know if they are making a difference. Yet for the importance of impact, there is often a lack of clarity in how and when to measure it. Join us for a discussion with Innovations for Poverty Action on M&E approaches.