Social Impact is conducting an ex-post impact evaluation of the Millennium Challenge Account Lesotho water sector activities. The evaluation will focus on the quantity, reliability, and quality of the water supply to urban domestic, industrial, and commercial consumers. It also looks at how new and rehabilitated infrastructure has affected the operations of the local utility.
SI conducted impact and performance evaluations of the MCC El Salvador Compact infrastructure activities. These activities were part of the Community Development Activity and Connectivity Project and included water and sanitation, rural electrification, and connectivity projects.
The Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) engaged SI to conduct an impact evaluation of its Mongolia Energy and Environment Project (EEP). This evaluation focused on a subsidy program for energy-efficient household heating stoves. The stoves were designed to reduce air pollution, fuel consumption and health costs.
Social Impact is implementing a nationally and regionally representative survey to help MCC design the Kosovo Threshold Program. The study explores labor force participation, with a strong focus on measuring formal and informal employment, vulnerable employment, underemployment, and entrepreneurship. The study also aims to shed light on factors inhibiting participation in the labor market, how Kosovans use their time, and how gender norms affect women’s labor force participation.
MCC’s Jordan Compact aimed to increase the supply of fresh water to homes and businesses in Zarqa Governorate, improving economic growth and quality of life. Social Impact is implementing a rigorous, quasi-experimental impact evaluation designed to measure individual and synergistic impacts of three water projects in the Compact.
Social Impact is conducting an impact evaluation of the Millennium Challenge Account Tanzania Water Sector Project. The project rehabilitated and upgraded water treatment plans in urban Morogoro and Dar es Salaam to improve water supply and quality. The evaluation is focused on learning whether there were improvements in the quantity, reliability, and quality of the water supply. The evaluation also looks at how people used water, their choices for drinking water, and how much they spent related to water.
SI is evaluating the Millennium Challenge Corporation’s (MCC) five-year Compact Program with the Government of Malawi. The Compact is focused on reducing poverty and increasing economic growth through the power sector in Malawi.