In Anglophone Africa, CLEAR works to develop and promote the use of evaluation in evidence-based policy-making to promote development.
Brazil and Lusophone Africa
The CLEAR Brazil and Lusophone Africa Center is based at São Paulo School of Economics (FGV), a Brazilian world-renowned think tank and higher education institution founded in 1944, dedicated to promoting Brazil’s economic and social development.
The CLEAR center in East Asia is located at Shanghai, China. Its host institution is the Asia-Pacific Finance and Development Institute (AFDI), which is established to promote capacity building in finance and development among APEC member economies.
The African Center for Advanced Studies in Management (CESAG Dakar - Senegal), in collaboration with the International Institute for Water and Environmental Engineering (2iE Ouagadougou - Burkina Faso), houses the CLEAR center for francophone Africa (CLEAR FA).
The CLEAR program and associated funds are managed by CLEAR Global Hub Team housed at the Independent Evaluation Group (IEG) of the World Bank Group WBG). The Global Hub is able to leverage the World Bank’s resources, expertise, and convening power to build a strong network.
The CLEAR center at CIDE supports the development of national and sub-national Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) systems in the region (Spanish-speaking Latin America) to measure the effectiveness and results of public policies and programs.
The CLEAR South Asia Center is hosted by the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) South Asia at Institute for Financial Management and Research (IFMR), Chennai since May 2011.
CLEAR is a global team. We aim to improve policy through strengthening monitoring and evaluation (M&E) systems and capacities. We innovate, test and learn locally and regionally, and we share and inspire globally.