Real-world evaluation: lessons learned from an evaluation of a maternal health social franchising programme in India

Speaker: Tim Powell Jackson and Loveday Penn-Kekana

Date: Thursday, March 9th, 2017

Time: 12.45-14.00 pm

Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre, Keppel Street, LSHTM

This seminar presented the methods from an impact evaluation (using difference in difference methods) alongside a process evaluation (that follows the MRC framework) in three districts of Uttar Pradesh, India. The evaluation is of a social franchising for maternal health project (delivered by one international and one national NGO) that sought to improve utilisation and quality of maternal health care through engagement with the private sector.

You can read more about the study in recent publications: