IMPAQ International, a research, evaluation, technical assistance and technology solutions firm with offices in Columbia, MD, Washington, DC and Oakland, CA announced today that it has been awarded the United States GSA IT Schedule 70 contract as a small business. IT Schedule 70 is the largest, most widely used acquisition vehicle in the Federal Government. Under the contract, IMPAQ joins a federally approved list of select providers of IT services and solutions.
IMPAQ International announced today that the Company’s experimental evaluation of the Nevada Reemployment and Eligibility Assessment (REA) program has been identified by the Coalition for Evidence-Based Policy’s Top Tier Evidence Initiative as having met the Congressional "Near Top Tier" Evidence Standard.
IMPAQ International announced today that Dr. Teerachat Techapaisarnjaroenkij, a Senior Research Analyst with the company’s Labor Division, has been selected by the Eastern Economic Association (EEA) as the recipient of the group’s Eckstein Prize for 2011/2012.
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.