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Learning Social Metrics from International Development
This article analyzes the best evaluation methods in international development, including examples of evaluation toolkits, with the aim of helping community development practitioners apply the methods to projects in the United States. The article also includes steps and recommendations to increase the quantity and quality of evaluations for community development projects.
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Other articles in this issue
Global Agricultural Value Chains: Sustainable Growth as a Means for Sustainable Development
International Housing Partnership Exchange
Catalyzing American Retail Investment in Community Development Finance: What Can We Learn from Other SRI Success Stories?
Unlocking Local Capital for Development: Shared Interest’s Guarantee Fund for South Africa
Translating Plain English: Can the Peterborough Social Impact Bond Construct Apply Stateside?
The Latest Frontiers for Financial Inclusion: Using Mobile Phones to Reach the Unbanked
CRA Goes Global: A Good Idea in the United States Could Use a Makeover and a Bigger Audience
Why Latin America Urgently Needs CRA, and Why CRA Won’t Work for Latin America
Using the Framework of the Community Reinvestment Act to Support Rural Communities in China