Evaluation Manual ***updated version***
A handbook for initiating, managing, and conducting evaluations in MSF
Sabine Kampmüller, Vienna Evaluation Unit, MSF-Austria 2017
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The ALNAP Guide on Evaluating Humanitarian Action (EHA Guide for short) supports evaluation specialists and non-specialists in every stage of an evaluation, from initial decision to dissemination.
EHA Guide

Evaluation Humanitarian Assistance Programmes in Complex Emergencies
Alistair Hallam, Relief and Rehabilitation Network, 1998
 Evaluating Humanitarian Assistance Programmes in Complex Emergencies

An ALNAP guide for humanitarian agencies
ALNAP, 2006
 Evaluating Humanitarian Action Using the OECD-DAC Criteria

Course Reference Manual
ALNAP and Channel Research
 Evaluation of Humanitarian Action

ALNAP Guide to real time evaluations, Pilot Version
John Cosgrave, Ben Ramalingam, and Tony Beck, ODI 2009
Real time evaluations of humanitarian action

Project and Programme Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Guide
IFRC, 2011
Project and programme monitoring and evaluation (M&E) guide




An MSF guide to Using Qualitative Research Methodology
Michael Quinn Patton and Michael Cochran, 2002
A Guide to Using Qualitative Research Methodology

Highlighting Qualitative Method for Data Collection
MSF-Holland 2005

Recommendations for further reading




Assessment Toolkit
Part I: Practical steps for the assessment of health and humanitarian crises
Alena Koscalova, Vienna Evaluation, 2017
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Rapid Health Assessment of Refugee or Displaced Populations
MSF/Epicentre, 2006

The Priorities: Check-Lists, Indicators, Standards - situation with displacement of population
MSF-OCB, 2011
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Guideline to Conduct a Mobile Health 'Explo' in HIV/TB projects
Guillermo Martínez PérezSouthern Africa Medical Unit and Vienna Evaluation Unit, 2014
 Guideline to conduct an mhealth 'Explo' in HIV/TB projects
Guidelines for Assessment in Emergencies
ICRC, 2008
 Guidelines for assessment in emergencies


Mapping the vulnerability of communities: Example from Búzi, Mozambique
Stefan Kienberger 2008
Toolbox and Manual


Guide for field personnel working in camps or sites and wishing to rapidly draw maps and estimate population figures
coordinated by Vincent Brown and Rebecca F. GraisEpicentre, 2007
 Rapid population estimation in emergencies

Essential terms related to assessment
Vienna Evaluation Unit, 2012




MSF-OCA Guide to Gazetteers
Guide to Gazetteers

MSF-OCA Guide to Google Earth
Guide to using Google Earth

MSF-OCA Guide to Global Position Systems (GPS)

MSF Instructions to 'Joekit' and 'Tallykit'
Instructions to "Joekit" and "Tallykit"