Development programme funded by donor agencies require regular assessment of performance, in tune with project objectives and compared to expected outcomes. Periodic impact assessment exercise support interventions by facilitating learning from the results and enabling concurrent decision making during the implementation phase.
The baseline of the project enable setting up the benchmark through tools like Logical framework model, which acts as the yardstick for subsequent midline and endline studies. The diagram below portrays stages of impact assessment for a typical WASH exercise.
At LightCastle, we conduct project evaluation studies for our clients, including- baseline, endline and midline evaluations. We have developed expertise in Donor Committee for Enterprise Development (DCED) standard for result measurement in market development projects. We also provide wider support in terms of making sense of the insights by advising appropriate systemic changes for the programme. Our expertise remain the field of livelihood, Agriculture and WASH related interventions.
At LightCastle, we empower our clients by offering real time access to field data via a web based dashboard with analysis. This would enable the project team to remain ahead of the game.