Practical Examples

Guidance Note 3: Theory of Change approach to climate change adaptation programming


Authors: Bours, D., McGinn, C. & Pringle, P. (for SEA Change CoP, UKCIP)
Publication date: 2014

This Guidance Note describes the Theory of Change approach and explains why it is a good fit for climate change adaptation programming. It highlights its differences with the more familiar logic model / logical framework (‘logframe’) approaches – and also shows how they can be used together.

Learning about Theories of Change for the Monitoring and Evaluation of Research Uptake


Authors: Barnett, C. & Gregorowski, R. 
Publication date: September 2013

This IDS Practice Paper captures lessons from recent experiences on using 'theories of change' amongst organisations involved in the research-policy interface.