About the Impact Measurement Guide
At IDinsight, we believe that using data to make critical decisions helps organizations learn, improve, and achieve greater social impact.
Over the years, we have developed and assembled a curated set of tools to help leaders in the development sector use data. Through the Impact Measurement Guide, we are now sharing these tools with you!
Using data isn’t something to be done only once – it’s an ongoing process that should be deeply embedded in an organization’s culture. The Impact Measurement Guide is meant to give you the tools to accomplish that. Use our decision guide to identify which major decision you need to make next for your program – and which method you should use to get the evidence you need.
All programs strive for impact. While a rigorous impact evaluation would be the best evidence that your program is achieving the desired results, they are not always possible or desirable given a program’s scale or stage of development. The good news is that there are many other methods that can help you learn, improve and check whether your program is moving in the right direction. See, for example: