What is the purpose of post-closure evaluations from the perspective of those commissioning them? What is their value-added as opposed to other forms of follow-up study? Which challenges do commissioners and evaluators face?
ONTRAC 61 brings together three different perspectives regarding post- closure evaluation: that of an organisation commissioning a post-closure evaluation; that of a consultant who carried out a post-closure evaluation using his own resources; and that of a research team that was commissioned to do a large study.
With articles by INTRAC Associate Chris Wardle and Nazgul Zakiriaeva, VSO’s Monitoring and Evaluation Manager Janet Clark, Sarah Kinsbergen and Christine Plaisier from the Centre for International Development Issues Nijmegen, and INTRAC Research Officer Sarah Lewis.