How to outsource your project evaluation

If you’re working towards a big goal or want to measure the impact of your programs, you’re going to need an evaluation. There are lots of options for evaluation. You can do it yourself, outsource to an expert or do a mix of both.

If your evaluation is about improving internal processes or you need to access funding, you might need the independence of an external evaluator. This evaluation management guide explains what you need to do before commissioning and managing an external evaluation, including:

  • How to find an evaluator
  • What to include in an evaluation brief
  • Tips for evaluation on a shoestring
  • How to build evaluation capability.