The African Peer Review Mechanism: Learning from an Indigenous African Evaluation Tool

Steven Gruzd

Steven Gruzd

Steven Gruzd is head of the Governance and APRM Programme at the South African Institute of International Affairs in Johannesburg.
Steven Gruzd
African countries seem to be forever undergoing assessments and evaluations. Many stem from the governments of international development partners who have poured money into a plethora of projects, programmes and plans, and want to know what has worked and why. ... Read more »

Development evaluation for the benefit of the people

Richard Levin

Richard Levin

Prof. Richard Levin is the SAMEA Chairperson and current Principal of the National School of Government in South Africa.
Richard Levin

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Good governance, democracy and development evaluation Good governance, participatory, people-centred democracy and development evaluation are intimately linked. Indeed evaluation cannot be understood outside of “development”, but is an integral part of the development process. While there is an increasing emphasis ... Read more »