2 edition of review of issues in nutrition program evaluation found in the catalog.
review of issues in nutrition program evaluation
David E. Sahn
1981 by Office of Nutrition, Bureau for Development Support and Office of Evaluation, Bureau for Program and Policy Coordination, U.S. Agency for International Development in [Washington, D.C.?] .
Written in English
|Statement||by David E. Sahn, Robert M. Pestronk.|
|Series||A.I.D. program evaluation discussion paper ;, no. 10|
|Contributions||Pestronk, Robert M., United States. Agency for International Development. Office of Nutrition., United States. Agency for International Development. Office of Evaluation., Community Systems Foundation.|
|LC Classifications||TX360.5 .S24 1981|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 220 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||220|
|LC Control Number||98211866|
Get this from a library. A review of issues in nutrition program evaluation. [David E Sahn; Robert M Pestronk; United States. Agency for International Development. Office of Nutrition.; United States. Agency for International Development. Office of Evaluation. Program evaluation is an essential component of nutrition education interventions, 1 assessing the extent to which a program produces specific results and impacts.
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Input evaluation of a nutrition education programme is an important part of the preparation for implementation of the programme. It takes a critical look at the adequacy and appropriateness of the resources available to carry out the programme. A programme can be said to have at least four types of input: the programme plan.
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What distinguishes program evaluation from ongoing informal assessment is that program evaluation is conducted according to a set of guidelines. With that in mind, this manual defines program evaluation as “the systematic collection of information about the activities, characteristics, and outcomes of programs to make judgments about the.
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