Toolkit for implementing the Standard

This page introduces practical tools to use when implementing the DCED Standard. It will ultimately host 9 presentation videos on how to use the Standard; the first six are below. They build on a worked example of an Intervention Guide or Monitoring Plan, which can be downloaded here in .xlsx format. For a blank Intervention Guide, click here (also in .xlsx format).

1. What is the DCED Standard? (8 minutes)

For more introductory material, click here.

2. What is an Intervention Guide? (6 minutes)

For the worked example of an Intervention Guide, click here.

3. About the Intervention Summary Tab (5 minutes)

4. About results chains (8 minutes)

Find out more about results chains here.

5. About Results Measurement Plans (6 minutes)

For more on choosing indicators, click here.

6. Calculations and Measurement (3 minutes)

For more on measurement good practice, click here.

7. Research Plans (to follow)

8. Using Information (to follow)

9. Implementation and resources (to follow)