March 2016Fruits from Comparing Apples and Oranges
Apples and oranges may have more in common than we realize at first. With a clear research topic in mind, when one looks past the comparability of the two regional or country contexts, there are new and exciting similarities to be found. Article by Shandana Khan Mohmand, Institute of Development Studies, University of Sussex.
March 2016How to improve your Research User Ratings
How do you get your target users hooked onto your research output? Which tools are most eye-catching? Mark Lewis discusses these and more questions in this article.
February 2016How do you compare Latin American and African development experiences?
How can Latin American and African development experiences be compared in a meaningful way, for the regions to be able to learn from each other effectively? Mark Lewis, ELLA Programme director, share the efforts made by the ELLA partners to answer this question during the Comparative Evidence workshops in Bogota, Colombia and Accra, Ghana.
November 2015How to measure impact of south-south research and knowledge exchange initiatives?
This article discusses the difficulty of demonstrating the impact of south-south knowledge exchange initiatives, and what the ELLA team has done to overcome this. Authors: Alicia Quezada, Practical Action Consulting Latin America Manager, and Andrea Baertl, ELLA Programme Research Uptake Adviser.