Monitoring, Evaluation and Impact Assessment for Human Rights

The Rights Evaluation Studio provides evaluation services to help measure and demonstrate the results and impact of human rights projects and programmes.

Whether you are a human rights NGO, donor, or are seeking to take a rights-based approach to project design and evaluation, we can help you to evaluate your programmes, measure your impact and take a rights-sensitive approach to support learning, better informed decision making and quality programme design.

Past and Present Clients


We offer a range of services to help you monitor and evaluate your work and measure the impact of your projects and programmes:

  • Project, programme and organisational evaluations and impact assessment
  • Developing plans, tools, systems and bespoke methods for monitoring and evaluation
  • Developing indicators and streamlined systems to monitor them
  • Training, mentoring and support in monitoring, evaluation and impact assessment
  • Logframes, project design & bid-writing
  • Anything else related to monitoring, evaluation and learning

We specialise in projects and programmes concerning:

  • Human Rights
  • Advocacy, Strategic Litigation and Legal Support
  • Democracy
  • Capacity Building
  • Rule of Law and Access to Justice

Approaches and Methods

We know human rights programmes can be difficult to evaluate. We specialise in measuring impact and outcomes in complex environments and for complex programmes. We take a creative and flexible approach whilst maintaining rigorous and robust research and evidence standards to meet the needs of your evaluation and organisation. We have practical experience of using:

  • Interviews and Focus Groups
  • Surveys
  • Outcomes Harvesting
  • Process Tracing
  • Case Studies
  • Quantitative and Qualitative Data Analysis
  • Most Significant Change
  • Tracer Studies
  • Document Review and Desk Research
  • Participatory Approaches

Values and Principles

We use a set of core values to provide effective evaluation support – making sure you have the information you need to make realistic and practical improvements to your work:

  1. Evidence-based learning
  2. Rigorous data collection and analysis
  3. Transparency
  4. Inclusivity
  5. Creativity
  6. Practicality