Posts by: Leandro

The importance of integrated approaches to organizational change

The importance of integrated approaches to organizational change

Government agencies are increasingly committing resources and energy to improve the way they use knowledge to inform policy. These efforts take many different forms but, regardless of whether efforts are centered in a specific project or policy issue, we are…

Context matters for organizational change—but how exactly?

Context matters for organizational change—but how exactly?

Emily Hayter, Vanesa Weyrauch and Leandro Echt reflect on working with agencies in Peru and Ghana to help understand how they use evidence in policy Good use of knowledge and research is essential for well-informed policy decisions. We know there are…

Give voice to community within a community

Give voice to community within a community

[This blog post by Dr. Meena Nair, Head of Research and Dr. Annapoorna Ravichander, Head, Policy Engagement and Communication at Public Affairs Centre]   Knowledge stems from citizens as a legitimate source of evidence to inform policies; exactly the reason why…