Tag Archives : Data Collection

Ghana’s Roadmap for Development Through Data

  Global development goals are often stated in numbers like these: By 2020, CARE and our partners will support 150 million people from the most vulnerable and excluded communities to overcome poverty and social injustice. But, how will we know when we’ve achieved them? The answer lies in data, but in many developing countries where CARE works; technology access and…

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Tanzania: Sunrises, Half Days and Indicator Mapping 

Project Information and Impact Reporting System (PIIRS) Summer Student Experience  By Gabrielle D’Angelo       Collaborating with the Tanzania Office staff at the Southern Africa metrics and PIIRS training  This summer I was given the opportunity to spend nine weeks in the beautiful seaside city of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Upon first arriving in Tanzania on May 28th, I attended the week-long Southern Africa Metrics and PIIRS Training conference.…

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Jordan: Surprised by an Efficient Monitoring System 

Project Information and Impact Reporting System (PIIRS) Summer Student Experience  By Andreina Cordova       Andreina Cordova, 24, arrived in Amman, Jordan on June 5th. Read about her experience in her own words.   Who are you working with the most?  Currently, my supervisor is Firas Izzat Mahmoud Saleh, Programs Quality Director. He is an amazing and diligent supervisor who has provided me with not just resources but the time and attention to make…

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