ARCO Summer School on Monitoring & Evaluation and Impact Evaluation

Posted on May 17, 2017 in Blog | No Comments

ARCO Summer School on Monitoring & Evaluation and Impact Evaluation methodologies will take place in Bethlehem from July the 17th to the 21st. The summer school is organized by Bethlehem University/MICAD in collaboration with VIS (International Volunteer Service for Development) The Italian Bishop Conference – CEI and ARCO. The Summer School is divided in two modules. The first module […]

Save the Date: Agenda 2030 e Misurazione del Benessere

Save the Date: Agenda 2030 e Misurazione del Benessere

Posted on May 12, 2017 in Blog | No Comments

Save the date: 23 Maggio h15-18 Seminario”L’Agenda di Sviluppo Sostenibile e la misurazione del benessere a livello locale” organizzato nell’ambito del Festival dello Sviluppo Sostenibile promosso da ASviS – Alleanza Italiana per lo Sviluppo Sostenibile. Il seminario è rivolto a esperti, ricercatori, studenti e decisori pubblici per stimolare una riflessione sull’implementazione dell’Agenda e la misurazione […]

ARCO’s Summer School on Impact Evaluation Methodologies – Ed. 2017

ARCO’s Summer School on Impact Evaluation Methodologies – Ed. 2017

Posted on Mar 23, 2017 in Blog | No Comments

The 2017 Edition of ARCO’s Summer School on Impact Evaluation Methodologies gives you the opportunity to choose among two different schools! The first session will be held in Luxembourg from July the 10th to the 12th. The Summer School is organized by LISER, ARCO, DISIA (Department of Statistics, University of Florence) and co-sponsored by the […]

ARCO research published on the Magazine of the Italian Agency for Cooperation and Development

ARCO research published on the Magazine of the Italian Agency for Cooperation and Development

Posted on Mar 6, 2017 in Blog | No Comments

In its last issue published in March 2017, the Magazine of the Italian Agency for Cooperation and Development “La Cooperazione Italiana Informa” included an article on the paper published by our scientific director Prof. Mario Biggeri with our researcher Federico Ciani and Andrea Ferrannini on The European Journal of Development Research.: “Aid Effectiveness and Multilevel Governance: […]

ARCO is looking for an International or national expert (Turkish speaking) in M&E

ARCO is looking for an International or national expert (Turkish speaking) in M&E

Posted on Feb 13, 2017 in Blog | No Comments

ARCO is looking for an International or national expert (Turkish speaking) in M&E for an assignment of up to 64 expert‐days in the period 14/4/2017-30/9/2017 The expert should have the following profile. a) General qualification: At least Master’s degree in social science, agriculture or business (or related background) At least 5 to 8 years of professional […]

Field research in Gaza Strip on enterprises managed by Women with Disabilities

Field research in Gaza Strip on enterprises managed by Women with Disabilities

Posted on Feb 13, 2017 in Blog | No Comments

From January the 21st to February the 3rd, ARCO was again on the field in Palestine for the sustainability assessment of 15 enterprises managed by women with disabilities. The research was implemented in Gaza Strip in the domain a of the international cooperation project WE WORK led by the Italian NGO Educaid and funded by […]

ARCO is currently implementing the final evaluation of the emancipatory research on the wellbeing of women with disabilities in Palestine

ARCO is currently implementing the final evaluation of the emancipatory research on the wellbeing of women with disabilities in Palestine

Posted on Nov 22, 2016 in Blog | No Comments

On November 16th-20th, Federico Ciani, the coordinator of the research unit on inclusive development is currently implementing the final evaluation of the emancipatory research process facilitated by ARCO in Beit Sahour, Nablus and Ramallah (West Bank – Palestine). The emancipatory research was implemented in the domain of the international cooperation project Particip-Action funded by the […]

World café about disability and employability: the ICF framework for work inclusion for people with disabilities

World café about disability and employability: the ICF framework for work inclusion for people with disabilities

Posted on Nov 22, 2016 in Blog | No Comments

On Monday 14th of November in our office in Prato, we had a productive meeting with 43 professionals of the local social and health system from the areas of Florence, Prato, Pistoia, Empoli and nearby districts. With the World café methodology, we discussed the main feature of the disability evaluation form we are working on […]

ARCO per il “Fondo per il contrasto alla povertà educativa minorile”

ARCO per il “Fondo per il contrasto alla povertà educativa minorile”

Posted on Nov 18, 2016 in Blog | No Comments

In occasione della pubblicazione dei primi due Bandi finanziati dal Fondo per il Contrasto alla Povertà Educativa Minorile, istituito dal Protocollo di intesa tra ACRI e Governo ed attuato dall’impresa sociale Con i Bambini, il Comitato di Indirizzo Strategico del Fondo ha definito come prioritaria l’elaborazione di una strategia di valutazione d’impatto delle azioni che […]

ARCO researcher implements a training on impact evaluation for aerc members in Swaziland

ARCO researcher implements a training on impact evaluation for aerc members in Swaziland

Posted on Oct 31, 2016 in Blog | No Comments

From October the 25th to the 28th, Federico Ciani, the coordinator of the research unit on Inclusive Development held a three days training on quantitative impact evaluation techniques in Mbabane (Swaziland). The training included both theoretical sessions and practical sessions where the researchers applied the methodologies learnt during theoretical sessions through the use of econometric […]