Knowledge products

As consultants, much of our work is found in client reports, which may or may not be in the public domain. These knowledge products are the opportunity to make available Itad’s thinking and knowledge, collected from across our projects. There is a range of material here, including working papers, think pieces, academic articles, project publications, and webinars.

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Summary: Routes to resilience: insights from BRACED year 2

BRACED is the biggest global effort to build resilience locally, in highly vulnerable places, yet at scale. Two years into the projects’ implementation the BRACED Knowledge Manager has collated and synthesised evidence from project monitoring reports, to understand how resilience is being built …

The Role of External Actors in Supporting Social and Political Action towards Empowerment and Accountability with a Focus on Fragile, Conflict- and Violence-Affected Settings

This paper explores the role and experience of external actors, particularly donors, in supporting social and political action in fragile, conflict and violence affected settings.

The results achieved by programmes using a market systems approach

What does the current evidence base say about the impact of programmes using the market systems approach?

Evaluating complex programmes: Reflections on realism and resilience

What works and why in implementing and achieving outcomes in adaptation and
resilience-building projects? This paper considers the challenges faced and lessons learned in the mid-term review of BRACED projects to provide insights into using realist principles to evaluate complex, …

What works for Social Accountability? Findings from DFID’s Macro Evaluation

A wide-ranging evaluation of the UK Department for International Development’s (DFID) support to social accountability initiatives has found that service delivery is improved when local citizens are informed and learn about their rights and entitlements and have the opportunity to engage in …

Improving national statistics in Kosovo

In Kosovo’s tourism sector the availability of accurate national statistics and capable national bodies charged with collecting it, is problematic. This case study describes why and how the Promoting Private Sector Employment (PPSE) programme in Kosovo assessed the information gap and formed a …

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