This report describes the evaluation design for the Community-Based Health and Nutrition to Reduce Stunting Project, or Nutrition Project, under the Millennium Challenge Corporation Indonesia Compact. The report includes a review of the current literature, project description, program logic, evaluation...
MCC Indonesia Nutrition Project Impact Evaluation Design
Evaluation and Learning for the Maternal Health Quality-of-Care Strategy in India: Midline Evaluation Report
This report presents findings from evaluation activities covering the period between April 2017 through March 2018 of the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation’s maternal health quality of care (MHQoC) strategy in India.
Effect of a Sanitation Intervention on Soil-Transmitted Helminth Prevalence and Concentration in Household Soil: A Cluster-Randomized Controlled Trial and Risk Factor Analysis
Improved sanitation has been associated with a reduced prevalence of soil-transmitted helminth (STH) infection and has been hypothesized to prevent fecal contamination from spreading throughout the household environment.
Sickle Cell and α+-Thalassemia Traits Influence the Association between Ferritin and Hepcidin in Rural Kenyan Children Aged 14–26 Months
The relation between subclinical hemoglobinopathies and concentrations of the iron-regulatory hormone hepcidin is not well characterized.
Indonesia Got Schooled: 15 Years of Rising Enrolment and Flat Learning Profiles
Indonesia has instituted wide-ranging educational reforms over the past twenty years, but recent international assessments of student learning indicate that these reforms may not have translated into learning gains—the country is performing comparatively poorly and worse than its regional neighbours.
Survey Data Collection in Sub‐Saharan Africa (SSA): Challenges, Strategies, and Opportunities
Advances in Comparative Survey Methodology examines the most recent advances in methodology and operations as well as the technical developments in international survey research.
WASH for Life: Findings from an evaluation of the partnership between the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene team and USAID’s Development Innovation Ventures
This brief summarizes the findings of an evaluation of WASH for Life, a $17 million grant facility for innovative water, sanitation, and hygiene projects with the potential to scale, managed by USAID’s Development Innovation Ventures and co-funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
A Behaviour Change Intervention with Lipid‐Based Nutrient Supplements had Little Impact on Young Child Feeding Indicators in Rural Kenya
Poor infant and young child feeding (IYCF) practices are associated with linear growth faltering.
Bridging the Information Gap between Citizens and Local Governments: Evidence from a Civic Participation Strengthening Program in Rwanda
This paper evaluates a program sponsored by the Millennium Challenge Corporation to promote civic participation in local governance in Rwanda.
MCC Indonesia Nutrition Project Impact Evaluation Interim Report
This report presents the findings from interim data collection for the Nutrition Project that took place between October and December 2017.