Food Security and Nutrition Network

Theory of Change Adaptive Learning and Validation Conference and Workshop

Event Details
Monday, March 20, 2017 (All day) to Friday, March 24, 2017 (All day)
Capital Hotel and Spa, 22 Mazoria, Haile G/Slassie Avenue, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

These events focused on how to utilize the Theory of Change (ToC) approach to test and demonstrate project results and promote collaboration, learning, and adapting (CLA). The one-day conference, which was held on Monday, March 20, 2017, was geared toward senior staff and government officials. The event covered tools for managerial integration of the CLA approach, strategic means of efficient leveraging of limited project resources, mechanisms for producing engaging donor reports and employing assessment techniques that are of interest to project managers. The four-day work session (March 21-24) targeted monitoring, evaluation, and learning professionals in an intensive course, covering a range of technical skills that can be used in ToC validation, including but not limited to geospatial analysis, data visualization, outcome mapping, and qualitative data coding.