COWASH Research

The CMP approach has been studied and analysed under several research projects including one PhD level research and three Master’s level research papers. The research papers are providing critical analysis and more in-depth information on impacts and challenges of CMP in order to further develop the practices and guidelines of CMP approach and support evidence based decision making. This section includes both academic research papers and more practical case studies on CMP. 



Training Impact Assessment of 2004 EFY trainings

COWASH Capacity Building Specialist with support from the HRD Specialist carried out Training Impact Assessment of COWASH trainings provided in 2004 EFY. The report is attached. Another research is planned to be conducted for 2005 EFY trainings. This is called Training Impact Research and it will be outsourced to a consultant company.

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The research project on Community Managed Project (CMP) approach (ReCMP) has progressed as planned (30.05.2014)

The CMP related research project, ReCMP is approaching its final stages. All the planned M.Sc. and B.Sc. thesis researches have been completed and are published in http://www.cmpethiopia.org/page/500. The reader is recommended to review the actual research reports.

Also the summary of the completed works, Evaluation of CMP Research Project 2012-2014 – Findings and Recommendations, can be found in the http://www.cmpethiopia.org/page/184.

According to all the research results so far, the CMP approach seems to be as efficient as the project reports from Amhara and Benishangul-Gumuz have shown. This is mainly seeing in the implementation efficiency, strong ownership and technical functionality of constructed water points.

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Evaluation of the ReCMP findings and recommendations 30.5.2014

The research project on Community Managed Project (CMP) approach (ReCMP) has progressed as planned(30.05.2014)

The CMP related research project, ReCMP is approaching its final stages. All the planned M.Sc. and B.Sc. thesis researches have been completed and are published in http://www.cmpethiopia.org/page/500. The reader is recommended to review the actual research reports.

Also the summary of the completed works, Evaluation of CMP Research Project 2012-2014 – Findings and Recommendations, can be found in the http://www.cmpethiopia.org/page/184.

According to all the research results so far, the CMP approach seems to be as efficient as the project reports from Amhara and Benishangul-Gumuz have shown. This is mainly seeing in the implementation efficiency, strong ownership and technical functionality of constructed water points.

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Training Impact Research

Lisan Management was contracted to carry out Training Impact Research in Tigray and Amhara Regions for the COWASH trainings provided in 2005 EFY. This is the final report of the research.

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