Research, Evaluation and Monitoring Agency

IIRD is
empaneled with
Ministry of Rural
Develpment
and Human Resources Development, Government of
INDIA for effective monitoring and evaluation of programs that are implemented in
rural areas.
 

"Monitoring is the continuous internal assessment of project implementation in relation to agreed schedules and the use of inputs, infrastructure and services by projects beneficiaries. Monitoring can provide qualitative and quantitative data using indicators that can serve as inputs to evaluation exercises. "

Since its inception, IIRD has conducted more than 225 studies in monitoring and evaluation at the District, Block, Gram Panchayat and Village levels so that alarm signals are captured well in advance for mid-course corrections.

The objective, as a research, evaluation and monitoring agency, for development activities is to provide policy makers, development managers, and civil society with better means for learning from past experience, improving service delivery, planning and allocating resources and demonstrating results as part of accountability to key stakeholders. The purpose is to strengthen all the rural development programs and ensure effectiveness, transparency and accountability in the implementation of the programs.   

At IIRD, our key expertise lies in Research, Evaluation and Monitoring besides consulting on development issues and undertaking implementation programs on various areas concerning development sector. We have a strong team of expert research and evaluation and monitoring professional(s) carrying vast experience and representing various development fields including health, education, water and sanitation, women and child development and economic development among others.

Empowering our expertise are the following strengths:

  • Extensive network depth across India
  • Vast experience pool across the development spectrum
  • Robust infrastructure facilities
  • Deadline oriented approach towards projects/ assignments
  • Quality over quantum 

The Division is fully equipped with:

  • Capable team of experienced, hands-on professionals
  • Robust infrastructure to deliver quality output
  • Extensive network depth to handle projects across geographies
  • Vast experience in the discipline of research, evaluation and monitoring.

The Program at a Glance

Study

Objective

Area of Operation

Sponsoring agency

 

Evaluation

Project  Operated by NGOs

Evaluation

16 NGO of Rajasthan

IEC, Medical & Health Services, GoR, Jaipur

Concurrent Evaluation of Village Contact Drive

Campaigning  Monitoring

Dausa

Medical & Health  Services GoR, Jaipur

Activities conducted by NGOs

Programme Appraisal

Jaipur, Churu

Medical & Health  Services GoR, Jaipur

Multi Indicator Survey

Evaluation

32 Districts  of Rajasthan

UNICEF

IEC Activities

Impact Assessment

4 Districts  of Rajasthan

Medical & Health Services, GoR, Jaipur

Evaluation of Mahila Swasthya Sangh

Assessment of  the role

Chittorgarh, Rajasthan

Medical & Health Services, GoR, Jaipur

Concurrent  Evaluation of Jan Mangal Project

Project Monitoring

Banswara, Rajasthan

Medical & Health Services, GoR, Jaipur

Concurrent Evaluation of  Swasthya Karmi Project

Project Monitoring

Banswara, Rajasthan

Medical & Health Services, GoR, Jaipur

Concurrent Evaluation

Performance Appraisal

Nagaur, Bikaner, Rajasthan

Adult Education  GOR

External Evaluation

Programme Evaluation

Shivpuri, Mandla, Raipur, Jhabua, M.P.

National Literacy Mission

External Evaluation
Programme Evaluation
Ratnagiri, Maharashtra
National Literacy Mission
External Evaluation
Programme Evaluation
Chamba, Solan, Hamirpur, Shimla, H.P.
National Literacy Mission
External Evaluation
Programme Evaluation
Mirzapur, Unnao, UP
National Literacy Mission
 

Study

Study on Gender Monitoring

Gender Issue

16 districts of Rajasthan

UNICEF

Study on Social Assessment  and Micro planning under DPIP

Social Assessment

Jhalawar District

World Bank

Study on Pro-poor participatory mapping

City Planning

Jaipur city

UNICEF

Study on Bench Mark Survey of Dang Area

Socio Economic Assessment

Baran

SSO, Govt. of Raj.

Study on Bench Mark Survey of Dang Area

Socio Economic  Assessment

S. Madhopur/ Karauli

SSO, Govt. of Raj.

Study on District Poverty Initiative project (DPIP)

Community Welfare

Jhalawar and Baran

World Bank

Study on Solid Waste Management

Solid Waste Management

Jaipur City

Nagar Nigam

Hospital Waste Management

Hospital Waste Management

Govt.  Hospitals

Nagar Nigam, Jaipur

Gender Monitoring

Gender Issue

 

UNICEF

Study on Life Education Through  Peer Group

Gender Issue

Jaipur Slums

SCF

Study on Life Skill Education and Counselling to Adolescents (SCF)

Gender Issue

Jaipur  Slums  (Hawa Mahal East)

Concerned Citizen and Community Health Organization

Study on District Primary Education Project (DPEP)

Social Assessment

Jhalawar, Rajasthan

World Bank

Study on District Primary Education Project

Social Assessment

Hanumangarh, Rajasthan

World Bank

Evaluation study of Village  Forestry  and Protection management Committees

Social Assessment

Jaipur

Department of Forest, GoR, Jaipur

Evaluation study of Village  Forestry  and Protection management Committees

Social Assessment

S.Madhopur

Department of Forest, GoR, Jaipur

Diagnostic study

Need Assessment and Trust Building

UNIDO & SIDBI

Bagru

Study on Infrastructure (Shilpgram)
Provide infrastructure facility
Bagru, Jaipur
UNIDO
 

Research

Blue Art Pottery

Technical  upgradation

Jaipur

SIDBI

Clay Pottery works

Technical upgradation

Jhalawar

SIDBI

Research Study on NAMDA Craft
Technical upgradation
Tonk
Department of Science and Technology (DST)