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U4 Issue | Mar 2012
Corruption indicators have been used in budget support Performance Assessment Frameworks (PAFs) for a variety of purposes, including to control for misappropriation ...
Performance Assessment Framework (PAF), General Budget Support (GBS), , Corruption, Anti-corruption, Indicator Measurement, Monitoring, Evaluation, evaluation measurement
CMI Report | Nov 2011
The Service Delivery Indicators (“the Indicators”) provide a set of metrics for benchmarking service delivery performance in education ...
Global health and development, Tanzania, Senegal
Understanding Inequalities in Child Health in Ethiopia: Health Achievements Are Improving in the Period 2000– 2011
Journal Article | Sep 2014
Objective: In Ethiopia, coverage of key health services is low, and community based services have been implemented to improve access to key services. ...
Book | Aug 2013
Nepal is in the process of forming a federal state, where the borders of the provinces is one essential, but disputed, issue. The book discusses underlying ...
Federalism, Poverty, Social indicators, Nepal
The Proxy Challenge: Why bespoke proxy indicators can help solve the anti-corruption measurement problem
U4 Brief | Jul 2013
Practitioners working in anti-corruption face perennial challenges in measuring changes in corruption levels and evaluating whether anti-corruption efforts ...
Event | 1 Sep 2016
The Proxy Challenge Competition was launched in 2013 to help aid donors better assess the results of anti-corruption efforts. In 2014, U4 ran the first edition of the challenge, and brought together a body of promising, bespoke proxy indicators. In this second round we still aim to find the best proxy indicators that can track progress of anti-corruption reform initiatives. We need reliable, intuitive, accessible, and cost-effective assessment methods that are useful across country-contexts.
Corruption, Aid, Monitoring and evaluation
Project | Jan - Feb 2003
The Regional Indicative Strategic Development Plan (RISDP) will be the major operational tool for the activities of the SADC regional cooperation initiative. ...
regional integration, development planning, , SADC, Southern Africa
News | 31 Jul 2013
U4 and DFID are exploring how to use proxy indicators to better evaluate anti-corruption efforts. Development practitioners, monitoring and evaluation professionals, and researchers are invited to submit proposals.
News | 9 Dec 2016
We need more imaginative ways of addressing corruption. It is important to generate indicators that can be used by development agencies. U4, ...
Evaluation and measurement
CMI Report | Feb 2013
Nepal is in the process of forming a federal state, where the borders of the provinces is one essential, but disputed, issue. The report discusses underlying ...
Federalism, Poverty, Social indicators
Project | Aug - Dec 2003
This case study project is related to an attempt by the World Bank to come up with a set of measurable social indicators. The Bank wishes to: - ...
Malaysia Botswana Social Development Investment, Africa: Botswana., Asia: Malaysia
Book Chapter | Dec 2007
Indices of political instability Ivar Kolstad International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences, Ed
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2006
This paper emphasizes the importance of collecting information on corruption, while still stressing critical aspects of the most applied sources of such ...
Corruption, Index, Data
Book Chapter | May 2008
The Regional Indicative Strategic Development Plan: Problem and Prospects Garth le Pere; Elling N.
SADC, trade, Southern Africa
News | 14 Jul 2010
May 6, 2010 An independent review by six leading human rights and Sudan advocacy groups reveals that the Sudanese peace processes for Darfur and Southern Sudan show no significant progress. They are at best stagnating and at worst backsliding toward complete failure and a return to full-scale, national war.
CMI Report | Jan 2000
The report consists of two parts. Part 1 comprises an assessment and overview of the prevailing macro-economic situation in Bangladesh. With this background, ...
U4 Brief | Dec 2014
When people move between positions as regulator or legislators and private companies within the same sector this can lead to conflicts of interest, regulatory ...
The Kinship in Public Office indicator: Kin connectivity as a proxy for nepotism in the public sector
U4 Brief | Dec 2014
Measuring nepotism in the public sector is challenging because of its elusive nature. This brief reviews methodologies developed to measure the extent ...
Project | Mar - Dec 2010
The project will pilot tools for measurement of service quality in health facilities and schools. A unique part of the project is it emphasis on the knowledge ...
Book Chapter | Jan 2019
Global indexes are commonly used to measure a country’s performance, including on the implementation of human rights conventions. Such audit-like ...