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Tanya Beer and Julia Coffman highlight common cognitive traps that can trip up philanthropic decision making, and suggest straightforward steps to counteract them. 

Author: Tanya Beer and Julia Coffman
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Published Date: May, 2014

Anna Williams explores organizational preparedness and situational suitability for evaluation that supports strategic learning, and how to understand if this type of evaluation is working.  

Author: Anna Williams
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Published Date: March, 2014

Provides concrete examples of how to tackle the unique challenges of evaluating human rights work.

Author: Rhonda Schlangen
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Published Date: January, 2014

This brief produced in collaboration with ORS Impact summarizes 10 theories grounded in social science about how policy change happens.

Author: Sarah Stachowiak
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Published Date: November, 2013