The Skoll Global Threats Fund (SGTF), in partnership with others, launched EpiCore in November 2015 with the goal of increasing the speed and accuracy of the outbreak verification and appropriate public health response. SGTF engaged Mathematica as an evaluation partner in December 2016.
EpiCore Platform Evaluation
Evaluation of the Roma Parenting Support Projects in Serbia
On this project we provided support to the Results for Development Institute in developing an appropriate evaluation design for the Roma parenting program evaluation sponsored by the Open Society Foundations.
Workshop on Evaluation in Mexico City
In 2017, Mathematica offered a two-day training on impact evaluations of social programs for 50 government officials in Mexico City. The main objective was to the build capacity of government officials to conduct impact evaluations that generate evidence for policymakers.
Zambia: Increasing Economic and Social Empowerment for Girls and Women
Mathematica is evaluating the impact of the EMPOWER project designed to increase acceptable work and training opportunities for vulnerable women and for adolescent girls, heighten awareness of child labor and gender inequality, and increase public-private collaboration.
Technical Assistance for the Impact Evaluation of Social Development Programs in Mexico: Estrategia de Microregiones and Habitat
Mathematica provided technical assistance for an evaluation of a program that channels government resources to mostly rural areas with high marginalization indices.
Costing of Orphans and Other Vulnerable Children Programs in Uganda
Mathematica conducted a cost analysis of orphans and other vulnerable children programs delivered by three NGOs in Uganda.
Evaluation of the International Organization for Migration’s Counter-Trafficking Efforts (Macedonia, Norway, Bangladesh, Kyrgyz Republic, Nigeria, South Africa)
Mathematica designed and implemented a study of a strategy and activities to counter human trafficking.
Social Assistance System Modernization, Monitoring, and Evaluation in Ukraine
Mathematica provided evaluation technical assistance and training to help the Ministry of Labor and Social Policy evaluate the Social Assistance System Modernization (SASM) project to better reach the most impoverished Ukrainians.