Practice highlights from 2019

Our practices have had a productive year, continuing to support clients to deliver results in development.

We have started work on exciting new projects, hired some fantastic new staff and put a lot of effort into sharing what we have learned. Here are the highlights for the year, picked by our practice leads.

Human Development

It has a been a really great …

A world at risk? A role for evaluators in strengthening Global Health Security.

‘We are not prepared for the threat of a fast-moving respiratory pandemic that could spread across the globe within 36 hours and eventually kill up to 80 million people.’

These chilling words called for action in a recent annual report on global preparedness for health emergencies by the Global Preparedness Monitoring Board (GPMB), an independent group of 15 …

Capturing learning in Global Health: reflections from Itad’s Global Health Day

On the 19th April, the health theme at Itad welcomed friends and colleagues to an afternoon of exchange on ‘Capturing learning in Global Health’. Around 40 people joined us to think about what learning means for us in our work and what we need to do to help it happen. Here, two health theme members and two of our independent consultants reflect on what the day …