The Development Evidence Portal

The Development Evidence Portal (DEP) is the world’s largest database of impact evaluations and systematic reviews on interventions to improve lives in low- and middle-income countries. It is updated monthly and contains more than 10,000 impact evaluations, systematic reviews and evidence gap maps. The DEP provides advanced searching capabilities and a rich set of options for filtering studies to help you find the evidence you need.

Transparency, Reproducibility and Ethics (TRE) Initiative

Research that generates evidence requires accountability, transparency, and learning. As both an evidence producer and consumer, 3ie sees the research transparency and reproducibility movement as a means to understand and mitigate challenges to the credibility of social science research. Our renewed Transparency, Reproducibility, and Ethics (TRE) Policy is a step towards stronger integration of ethical principles into practice.

Evidence Impact: Taking HIV self-testing from pilot programs to global implementation
Evidence Impact: Taking HIV self-testing from pilot programs to global implementation

The way HIV self-testing moved from pilot programs to worldwide adoption in less than a decade shows how rigorous impact evaluations can make a difference. After substantial investment helped develop evidence on the effectiveness of HIV self-testing, countries are changing policies and offering the self-tests. It shows how evidence-informed decision-making can work in the real world.

Improving delivery and impacts of pro-poor programmes

Working paper 3ie 2021
 
Authors of this paper examine how the convergence of the National Rural Livelihoods Mission with the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MNREGS) in the early stages of the self-help group life cycle influences the project implementation and household outcomes.

16 - 17
December 2021
Online

3ie at Livelihoods India Summit 2021

Conference 16 - 17 December 2021 Online 3ie and LEAD at Krea University are leading a track on Women-led Collective Enterprises at the virtual Livelihoods India Summit 2021.

Enabling women’s economic empowerment through collective enterprises in rural India

Programme overview Brief 3ie 2021
 
This brief provides an overview of 3ie's Swashakt programme, which supports the implementation and evaluation of nine projects to set up and strengthen enterprises of women's empowerment collectives in nine Indian states.

Strengthening women’s empowerment and gender equality in fragile contexts towards peaceful and inclusive societies

Systematic review 3ie 2021
 
The authors of this systematic review assess the effects of gender-specific and transformative interventions on women’s empowerment and gender equality in fragile and conflict-affected states and their contribution to building peaceful and inclusive societies.

Community advocacy forums and public service delivery in Uganda: Impact and the role of information, deliberation and administrative placement

Impact evaluation 3ie 2021
 
The authors of this report examine the impact of community advocacy forums or citizen barazas in holding the government accountable and on public service delivery in Uganda.

Do aquaculture interventions improve productivity, income, nutrition and women’s empowerment in low- and middle-income countries?

Systematic review Brief 3ie 2021
 
This brief is based on a review that synthesizes evidence on the effectiveness of interventions supporting farming of aquatic organisms and aiming to improve productivity, income, nutrition and women's empowerment in low-and middle-income countries.

What stimulates the demand for grid-based electrification in low-and middle-income countries?

Working paper 3ie 2021
 
Authors of this paper outline the findings from a rapid evidence assessment that synthesizes available rigorous impact evaluations of interventions that stimulate demand for electrification in resource-constrained settings.

Improving delivery and impacts of pro-poor programmes

Working paper 3ie 2021
 
Authors of this paper examine how the convergence of the National Rural Livelihoods Mission with the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MNREGS) in the early stages of the self-help group life cycle influences the project implementation and household outcomes.

16 - 17
December 2021
Online

3ie at Livelihoods India Summit 2021

Conference 16 - 17 December 2021 Online 3ie and LEAD at Krea University are leading a track on Women-led Collective Enterprises at the virtual Livelihoods India Summit 2021.

18
November 2021
Online

3ie at 3D Seminar at the Georg-August-Universität Göttingen

Seminar 18 November 2021 Online

The Digital Development Dialogue (3D) seminar is a monthly online forum for policy and research exchange. In the seminar on 18 November, 3ie's Etienne Lwamba, in discussion with Angela Heucher from DEval, will present insights from our recently-launched systematic review ‘Strengthening women’s empowerment and gender equality in fragile contexts’.

Closing soon
15
December 2021

Finance Associate, 3ie, New Delhi

Posted on: 30 November 2021 Jobs
 

3ie is inviting applications for the position of a Finance Associate to be part of the Finance team in Delhi. Key responsibilities include verifying payment vouchers for proper documentation and approvals, ensuring compliance with policies and procedures, coordinating with teams for clarifications, audit support, among other tasks. The application deadline is 15 December 2021.

Closing soon
04
December 2021

Consultant – Complex Evaluation Specialist, Washington, DC, 3ie

Posted on: 9 September 2021 Jobs
 

3ie is inviting applications from highly qualified candidates to provide input and technical guidance on complex evaluations of policy and institutional reform (PIR) to support an ongoing project with the Millennium Challenge Corporation. Key responsibilities include contributing to developing search strategy and protocol for scoping review of PIR interventions, reviewing and quality-assuring deliverables, including decision tree/menu of monitoring, evaluation and data collection methods, among others. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and the position will remain open until filled.

 

Associate Director, Communications and Policy Engagement, CEGA

Posted on: 16 August 2021 Jobs
 

The Center for Effective Global Action (CEGA) seeks a full-time Associate Director of Communications and Policy Engagement to lead its communications and external engagement. Reporting to the Executive Director, the candidate will work closely with CEGA leadership (especially the Director of Operations), program staff, faculty, and partners to increase CEGA’s sustainability and impact by developing and disseminating high-quality content for priority audiences and collaborating with them to proactively position and time communications.

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