News

Jul/2018

FAKT organized a two-day training for consultants on basics in evaluation. Planning, implementing and standards of evaluation as well as methodology were topics.

Jun/2018

FAKT wins framework contracts with GIZ for 12 consultants in their first call for central project evaluations, 2018-2020. FAKT was successful in all 6 lots where it had put in offers. GIZ has newly established central project evaluations as an instrument of steering, transparency and learning.

Apr/2018

A training course on digital data collection was conducted in April 2018 in Stuttgart for FAKT associated consultants. Inputs on various tools and experiences were followed by working group discussions of specific cases.

Jan/2018

An advanced training course on Sustainable Development Goals was conducted in January 2018 for FAKT associated consultants. Inputs by experts on the SDGs and on SDG monitoring were followed by discussions on how to implement the SDGs in various fields of consultancies.

Nov/2017

A day’s exchange of consultants on “qualitative indicators”, its varying definitions and practice took place in October 2017 for FAKT associated consultants.

Sep/2017

Informal apprenticeship, long considered as inferior by policy makers, is still the most common form for acquisition of vocational skills in developing countries.

Aug/2017

The culture section of DeGEval, the German-language evaluation society, invited for a day in April 2017 on professionalization in evaluation through systemic perspectives.

May/2017

An advanced training course on Systemic Issues and Appreciative Inquiry took place in April 2017 for FAKT associated consultants.

May/2017

Beginning of this year, FAKT organised an international thematic workshop on Social Enterprise and Employment Promotion at 'Haus der Wirtschaft Baden-Württemberg' in Stuttgart.

Jan/2017

On October 6th, 2016 FAKT conducted an in-house training for consultants on the analysis of organizations. The first part of the event focused on analyzing the internal logics that play out in different types of organizations.

Jan/2017

As a consultant to the GIZ project “Development fund for co-operation with civil society in Kyrgyzstan” FAKT-Consult and its British partner INTRAC (International NGO Training and Research Centre) have supported GIZ in its endeavours to (1) strengthen civil society in Kyrgyzstan especially in rur

Jan/2016

Concept development for disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation projects.

Dec/2015

Neue Publikation von Brot für die Welt, Ausgabe Aktuell 53, zum Thema "Fracking im globalen Süden" ist erschienen.

Feb/2015

Access to markets proved to be a crucial pre-condition for the development of rural areas with a high percentage of agricultural producers.

Nov/2014

Our associate consultant Gottfried Horneber has published an article on the international conference held in Congo on the occasion of the 10th Anniversary of the “Informal Network Cassava, Bananas and Rice”.