CSC leads to an estimated 57% increase in the use of modern contraception.

“Effects of a social accountability approach, CARE’s Community Score Card (CSC) on reproductive health-related outcomes in Malawi: A cluster-randomized controlled evaluation.” The cluster-randomized controlled evaluation assessed the CSC’s effect on reproductive health related outcomes in Ntcheu, Malawi. Results demonstrated a large and significant effect on use of modern contraception, with…...

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ODI Research into CSC “CARE’s experience with Community Score Cards”

CARE’s experience with Community Score Cards. What works and Why? by Joseph Wales and Leni Wild This policy brief explores the experience of CARE International in implementing community score card programmes in four countries – Ethiopia, Malawi, Tanzania and Rwanda – and aims to address the significant research gap around…...

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Review of 8 CSC Projects in 5 countries

“A review of CARE’s Community Score Card experience and evidence” Sara Gullo, Christine Galavotti and Lara Altman, Health and Policy Planning, 2016 “While the evaluations had many limitations, consistency of the results, as well as the range of outcomes, suggests that the CSC is contributing to significant changes. All projects…...

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Post-disaster shelter in India (Summary): Conclusions and recommendations

The introduction, conclusions and recommendations from the full report. The study evaluates the medium- to long-term effectiveness of post-disaster shelter responses and recommends measures to strengthen future shelter programmes, whether undertaken by CARE or other agencies, to most effectively address the complex and interconnected needs of disaster-affected women, girls, men…...

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