PRISM: Toolkit for Evaluating Outcomes and Impacts

This toolkit focuses on improving the quality of monitoring and evaluation (M&E) of projects when planning to evaluate outcomes and impacts. Whilst its stated focus is on small and medium sized projects, it could equally be applied to large projects.…

Reddish Egret Conservation Action Plan (2014)

This is a very good example of a plan developed to provide a framework for conservation of a species with a broad geographic range. The Reddish Egret is found along the coasts of the United States, Mexico and several countries…

USAID – Effectiveness of Enterprises as a Conservation Strategy

The USAID initiative – Learning Group Explores the Effectiveness of Enterprises as a Conservation Strategy, received an Honorable Mention in the 2018 Case Study competition. The team working within USAID developed a Conservation Enterprise Learning Agenda that defines a theory…

Planning for Sustainability and Responsible Exits (WWF 2017)

This is a very useful resource for conservation teams to consult as they are designing their projects and programs. It encourages looking at different aspects of sustainability and being more intentional about building sustainability into projects and programs. The guide…

Project Team, Scope, Vision and Targets (FOS 2013)

Description: Comprehensive powerpoint presentation on much of the first step of the Open Standards, using the Sacramento River Basin as an example to illustrate points. It is vetted as very good, but lacks guidance on thematic scope. Full citation: Foundations…