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Specialist Jove Tapiador
Jove I. Tapiador is the monitoring and evaluation specialist for the USAID Philippines E-PESO project
by Jove Tapiador
Building working models for evaluation and learning is important to assess the long-term impact and performance of a project. Models can range from conceptual frameworks to algorithms in electronic spreadsheets — or to more sophisticated computer-aided visual simulations. But how do we build a model from scratch when data is sparse to begin with? What methods can…