Institute of Development Studies (IDS)
Nancy Okail is a foreign aid evaluation consultant. She had recently obtained her DPhil degree in development studies from the Institute of Development Studies which explored power relations in the field of foreign aid. Her work is mainly focused on aid effectiveness and approaches to participatory monitoring and evaluation. She has worked with several governmental bodies and donor organisations on the impact evaluation of development projects in various areas including: rural development, microcredit schemes, gender equality and empowerment of poor and marginalised groups with particular interest in the analysis of power relation and the use of reflective practices to promote change
This story chronicles my involvement in the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) monitoring survey on aid effectiveness in a North African country in 2006. The OECD monitoring survey was a tool designed to assess how aid w...