How to build a theory of change for an impact evaluation | Video by Howard White

Speaker: Professor Howard White, Former Executive Director, 3ie

A comprehensive theory of change is integral to designing a high quality and policy relevant impact evaluation. In this video, Professor Howard White uses the example of a school feeding programme to illustrate the steps involved in building a theory of change for an impact evaluation.

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3ie’s How-To videos

3ie’s How-To videos on impact evaluation use a simple step-by-step approach for explaining theoretical concepts. The videos draw from examples of impact evaluations to show you how to apply technical concepts.

The videos in this series explore various topics related to designing, implementing and using impact evaluations. A short quiz at the end of each lecture will help you assess your understanding of the subject covered in the video.