Forming partnerships with private sector actors
A summary of lessons learned by Market Systems Development Practitioners on forming and managing such partnerships.
This document provides practical tips on how to find and contact partners, how to make deals, what to finance and how, what to consider when making contractual arrangements and how to manage partnerships.
Building and managing appropriate results measurement systems
Lessons learned by a smaller Market Systems Development Program applying the DCED Standard
Increasing Market Employability (IME) Swisscontact Macedonia
Written by Hans Posthumus and Rozandi Louw
Five Practitioners' notes
In November 2017, Alexandra Miehlbradt and Hans Posthumus conducted a training workshop with advanced practitioners in results measurement. Based on the presentations and discussions, they developed five Practitioners’ Notes. Each Note outlines key challenges and provides solutions and tips from the field. You can read a one page guide to the notes here.
Good practices for SDC Program Managers
SDC 2016, revised Jan 2019
What donor agency staff need to know, in order to take full advantage of the DCED Standard for Results Measurement in the programmes they supervise. Written by Hans Posthumus for SDC.
Typical challenges in results measurement
Ten cases that describe how programs have addressed typical challenges in results measurement. Funded by SDC/DCED, developed by the HPC consortium: Aly Miehlbradt, Ben Fowler, Hans Posthumus, Nabanita Sen, Mihaela Balan, Phitcha Wanitphon and Wafa Hafiz
Assessing impact in Tourism markets
BEAM Exchange 2016
How multipliers may help to estimate impact in Tourism. How programs may support national stakeholders to collect data. Two experiences by the Promoting Private Sector Employment (PPSE) program in Kosovo, funded by BEAM Exchange, written by Hans Posthumus