What works to improve nutrition and food security in the Sahel?

This brief the main findings and lessons from a synthesis of four 3ie-supported impact evaluations of the World Food Programme’s interventions to improve nutrition and food security outcomes. It offers recommendations to improve operational efficiency and coverage in the Sahelian countries of Chad, Mali, Niger and Sudan.

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Does community-driven development build social cohesion or infrastructure?

Working paper Brief 3ie 2018

In community-driven development programmes, community members are in charge of identifying, implement


Evaluating advocacy initiatives: what works?

Working paper Brief 3ie 2018
This brief is based on a 3ie working paper that reviewed 56 impact evaluations and used positive deviance analysis to identify factors associated with successful advocacy programmes. It also summarises the paper’s findings on challenges related to evaluating advocacy and offers pointers for identifying suitable methods.