Scaling up: Participatory monitoring and evaluation of a federal empowerment program
Article first published online: 5 NOV 2004
Copyright © 1998 Wiley Periodicals, Inc.
New Directions for Evaluation
Special Issue: Understanding and Practicing Participatory Evaluation
Volume 1998, Issue 80, pages 81–94, Winter 1998
How to Cite
Gaventa, J., Creed, V. and Morrissey, J. (1998), Scaling up: Participatory monitoring and evaluation of a federal empowerment program. New Directions for Evaluation, 1998: 81–94. doi: 10.1002/ev.1119
- Issue published online: 5 NOV 2004
- Article first published online: 5 NOV 2004
This chapter provides a detailed case study of participatory evaluation in a large-scale community-revitalization program, using grassroots “citizen learning teams” to monitor and track progress. Lessons and implications for scaling up participatory evaluation in government programs are discussed.