In 2010, Tanzania discovered natural gas reserves off its southern coast worth roughly 15 times its annual gross domestic product. A central challenge for the government was to ensure that the resulting windfall of resource revenues strengthened rather than undermined their democratic systems. This impact evaluation assesses whether making information available to citizens through deliberative polling exercises about how to use gas revenues affects decision-making at the political level.
Authors of this report estimate the impacts of teacher training programmes aimed at secondary school maths and science teachers on their subject knowledge, teaching practices and student test scores. These training programmes form a key component of the government's efforts to improve quality through the School Sector Development Programme.
Authors of this report evaluate the impact of an intervention that uses a behavioural science approach to increase vaccination coverage in Ethiopia by providing nonmonetary incentives to caregivers and health workers.