This section provides an optional Assumptions Monitoring Template that is intended to help USAID identify appropriate mechanisms for tracking the validity of assumptions that have an important bearing on the achievement of a CDCS Goal or any specific DO included in a strategy.
1.1. Main characteristics of monitoring, evaluation, and impact evaluation 2 1.2. How M&E can contribute to impact evaluation 6 2. How to build impact evaluation into M&E thinking and practices 7 2.1. Articulate the theory of change 7 2.2. Identify priorities for undertaking impact evaluation 10 2.3. Identify information/data needs 10 2.4.