Resources

ORR Annual Report to Congress – FY15
February 13, 2017

The Office of Refugee Resettlement recently released its FY15 Annual Report to Congress. As described on ORR’s website, the report “demonstrates the ways that ORR continues to identify innovative service delivery methods, apply effective monitoring approaches, and track trends to make data-driven decisions […].” It also reflects the agency’s continued focus on data quality: “ORR […] Read more...

Podcast – Financial Capability for Refugees: Promising Practices for Upward Economic Mobility
September 15, 2017

What are the early financial experiences of New Americans? What promising practices may help accelerate their path to economic integration in the U.S.? For this podcast, META was joined by Kasra Movahedi of the International Rescue Committee to discuss a recent IRC study on financial capability programs, drawing on data from more than 2,400 refugee […] Read more...

Theory of Change and Logical Framework (Logframe) Templates
July 25, 2016

In some cases, donors provide the templates they want you to use for illustrating your project’s theory of change or describing your project’s performance monitoring and evaluation strategy. But when they don’t, these META templates may be useful. For example, you might use a theory of change template in the Logic Model section of a proposal, […] Read more...

Podcast – How Local Voices Can Help Us Understand Refugee Integration
April 24, 2018

How can we measure integration? Our latest podcast spotlights the interesting approach of the Refugees in Towns (RIT) project, an initiative of the Feinstein International Center at Tufts University. Stream below and subscribe on iTunes to ensure you don’t miss future episodes! For this podcast, META was joined by Karen Jacobsen, Professor at the Tufts University Fletcher […] Read more...