Ted Jackson has been appointed Honorary Associate of the Institute of Development Studies in the United Kingdom. Based at the University of Sussex, the 50 year-old Institute is one of the world’s most accomplished think tanks on development.
AEA365, the American Evaluation Association’s blog platform, has published From Fuzzy to Clear—tips on evaluating governance program—by Edward Jackson, Anne Bichsel, Geske Dijkstra and Karin ter Horst.
Nancy MacPherson, Managing Director of the Evaluation Office of the Rockefeller Foundation, is the inaugural winner of the new American Evaluation Association award for contribution by an evaluation leader to the public good.
The Rockefeller Foundation has released two working papers on the opportunities and challenges for a new wave of practice and thought in social impact evaluation associated with impact investing, social finance and social enterprise.
In emerging sectors, like the impact investing industry, evaluators must help build the field as a whole as well as evaluate individual interventions.
On September 2, 2015, Wilton Park with the Centre for Development Impact, DFID, the Rockefeller Foundation and other partners, published a report
Jackson and Associates is proud to have worked with a team from the MasterCard Foundation to produce the recently published report, Youth at Work: Building Economic Opportunities for Young People in Africa.
All of us at Jackson and Associates wish to pay tribute to our friend and colleague, Esther Njuguna of Nairobi, who passed away this week after a long illness. Esther was a wonderful human being and a fine professional. Our thoughts are with her family. Esther will be missed.
On June 15, 2015, Dr. Ted Jackson presented highlights of the firm’s evaluation of SDC’s governance programming and mainstreaming to the Evaluation Network of the Development Assistance Committee of the OECD in Paris.
The report of the Evaluation of SDC’s Governance Programming and Mainstreaming has been published by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation, and E.T. Jackson and Associates.