Measurement &

Measurement and evaluation are pivotal in understanding the effectiveness of homelessness interventions. Through transparent evaluation, we remain committed to delivering the highest standard of services and making a tangible difference in the lives of those affected by homelessness.

What is Measurement and Evaluation?

Measurement and evaluation (M&E) is a systematic process that helps organizations assess the performance of projects, programs, or policies, determine their impact, and make informed decisions based on these assessments. It’s about collecting, analyzing, and interpreting data to understand whether a particular intervention or approach is achieving its intended outcomes.

M&E is crucial for ensuring accountability, learning from successes and failures, and continuously improving organizational effectiveness. It serves as a vital feedback mechanism, enabling organizations to fine-tune their strategies and interventions based on concrete evidence, ultimately enhancing their mission to address homelessness and make a lasting impact.

How We Help

Tailored Design

We design M&E frameworks tailored to the unique needs and objectives of each project or program.


Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)

We help organizations define clear, measurable KPIs that align with their goals and desired outcomes.

Diverse Methods

From surveys and interviews to focus groups and observations, we employ a range of data collection methods to gather comprehensive insights.


Technology Integration

We leverage modern technologies, such as mobile data collection tools and digital platforms, to enhance the accuracy and efficiency of data gathering.

Quantitative & Qualitative Analysis

We employ a mix of statistical techniques and qualitative methods to derive meaningful insights from the collected data.


Trend Identification

By analyzing data over time, we identify patterns, trends, and areas of concern or opportunity.

Outcome Evaluation

We assess the direct results of interventions, determining their effectiveness in achieving short-term and medium-term goals.


Impact Evaluation

We delve deeper to understand the broader, long-term changes that can be attributed to a particular intervention or program.

Stakeholder Engagement

We engage with all relevant stakeholders, from beneficiaries to project staff, ensuring a holistic understanding of the project’s impact.


Learning Workshops

We organize workshops and sessions to share findings, discuss implications, and collaboratively brainstorm improvements.

Real-time Tracking

We set up systems that allow organizations to monitor progress in real-time, ensuring timely interventions when needed.


Adaptive Management

Based on monitoring results, we help organizations adapt and refine their strategies for better outcomes.

Transparent Reporting

We assist organizations in crafting clear, comprehensive reports that detail findings, insights, and recommendations.


Stakeholder Communication

We ensure that evaluation results are communicated effectively to all stakeholders, fostering a culture of transparency and accountability.

M&E Training

Recognizing the importance of in-house M&E capabilities, we offer training sessions to equip teams with essential M&E skills.


Tool Development

We assist organizations in developing customized M&E tools, from data collection forms to digital dashboards.

Why Monitoring and Evaluation Matters

Measurement and evaluation stand as pivotal cornerstones for organizations dedicated to making a meaningful impact in homelessness support. It ensures that valuable resources, whether time, funds, or efforts, are utilized effectively, resulting in concrete and positive changes in the lives of homeless individuals. M&E encourages an organizational culture rooted in evidence-based decision-making, guaranteeing that strategies and actions are anchored in real-world data.

Our approach to M&E hinges on the belief that continuous learning and improvement are fundamental to achieving a lasting impact in the fight against homelessness. We commit to rigorous data collection, insightful analysis, and collaborative engagement to empower organizations with the knowledge and tools required to make a genuine and enduring difference.


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Cicero Group is a premier management consulting firm focused on implementing data-driven strategies for a broad mix of private, public, and social sector organizations across the globe. We work with top management to assess needs and provide data-driven decision support to capture and build value in a variety of industries and across a full range of organization structures.

We bring deep functional expertise in advanced research and analytics, strategy, operational excellence and trajectory transformation to identify and capture value for our clients. These are the pillars of Cicero Group’s overarching purpose: Help clients create and continuously deliver extraordinary results.

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