IMPAQ International announced that Mr. Roman Ponos has joined the company as Vice President, International Development. In his new role he will lead the company’s efforts to consolidate and expand its growing international development portfolio, while also managing IMPAQ’s ongoing global projects.
IMPAQ partnered with the US Department of Labor’s Bureau of International Labor Affairs (ILAB) to develop and conduct implementation and impact evaluations that assess workers’ rights centers in Colombia. The goal of these centers, developed through a technical cooperation between ILAB and the Escuela Nacional Sindical, (ENS), is to strengthen the ability of workers to file complaints for labor law violations.
The Socio-Emotional and Affective Intervention and Assessment Landscape in Higher Education (SEAI Landscape) is a project funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to study the current landscape of research and practice on social-emotional and affective factors (also known as non-cognitive factors) that impact college success and career readiness.
BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA - Using IMPAQ’s extensive experience in developing and implementing results-based Monitoring and Evaluation system for international development programs, and expertise in evaluating education interventions, IMPAQ International is collaborating closely with the U.S.
Independent evaluators have found that measurable progress in reducing the rates of some targeted healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) has been achieved under the umbrella of a national plan to prevent HAIs that was developed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). The evaluation appears in a special February supplement to Medical Care. The journal is published by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, a part of Wolters Kluwer Health.
To help payers and providers better estimate the likelihood of success for Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs), the Health Care Incentives Improvement Institute (HCI3), a not for profit that develops and tests payment innovation models, and IMPAQ International, a research, evaluation, survey and technical assistance firm, have teamed up to develop an online calculator.