Evaluations against pre-defined objectives are crucial both to remain accountable to your donors, partners, beneficiaries and other stakeholders and to promote institutional learning. If you want to to conduct ex-ante, mid-term or final evaluations based on robust methodologies, Mainlevel is your partner.

Consultancy services

Mainlevel evaluates your projects, programmes, strategies or organisational performance with the aim of delivering pragmatic lessons learned and recommendations. We base our evaluations on the most suitable methodology for your particular needs. Our evaluation expertise covers the full range of possible evaluation approaches – from pragmatic to very scientific approaches. Our services include:

Theory of change and results models

Developing solid theory of change and results models to ensure the evaluability of your intervention

Methodologies according to international standards

Applying existing international standards used by OECD-DAC, DCED, EU, GIZ, World Bank, SDC, etc.

Counterfactual-based evaluations

Implementing counterfactual-based evaluations by using experimental and quasi-experimental evaluation designs

Theory-based evaluations

Implementing theory-based evaluations based on psychological behavioral models, e.g. Theory of Planned Behaviour (Aijzen) and Goal Setting Theory (Locke/Latham)

Survey designs

Developing surveys leading to common understanding between the evaluation team and the client and user-friendly data collection

Capacity development

Increasing your evaluations capacities through tailored capacity development measures

IT solutions

From online-survey to mobile data collection, Mainlevel develops and advises you on digital solutions that can improve the collection and analysis of your evaluation data.