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Understanding theory of change in international development

Stein, Danielle and Valters, Craig (2012) Understanding theory of change in international development. (JSRP and TAF collaborative project) (JSRP Paper 1). Justice and Security Research Programme, International Development Department, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

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This paper is the first output from a collaborative research project between JSRP and The Asia Foundation (TAF). The paper reviews the concepts and common debates within the 'Theory of Change' literature, resulting from a detailed analysis of available donor, agency and expert guidance documents. A number of key issues are highlighted in the paper and these inform the collaborative research. Following this review of the literature, Stein and Valters undertook fieldwork in Sri Lanka and Nepal hosted by the local TAF office and further outputs are scheduled for publication in early 2013.

Item Type: Monograph (Working Paper)
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Additional Information: © 2012 The Authors
Divisions: International Development
Justice and Security Research Programme
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
J Political Science > JZ International relations
Date Deposited: 01 Apr 2014 11:19
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2023 23:27
Projects: Justice and Security Research Programme (JSRP)
Funders: UK aid, UK Government

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