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Learning Briefs

Misean Cara has produced thematically-focused Learning Briefs that draw on internal and external evaluation and research work conducted over the past few years. The Learning Briefs draw upon a large number of detailed reports, with the aim of distilling key findings and points of learning that may be valuable to our members and those in the wider development sector.


  1. Learning Brief 2017/01: Inclusive and Quality Education for All
  2. Learning Brief 2017/02: Ensuring Healthy Lives
  3. Learning Brief 2017/03: Using Effectiveness Reviews for Project Evaluation
  4. Learning Brief 2017/04: Women’s Empowerment in India
  5. Learning brief 2017/05: Tangible Rights
  6. Learning Brief 2017/06: Girls’ Education


  1. Learning Brief 2018/01: Missionary Responses to Ebola Virus Crises
  2. Learning Brief 2018/02: Missionary Approach to Development Interventions
  3. Learning Brief 2018/03: Expanding Livelihoods Opportunities
  4. Learning Brief 2018/04: Investing in Capacity
  5. Learning Brief 2018/05: Peacebuilding in Practice
  6. Learning Brief 2018/06: Findings and Lessons from a Meta-Evaluation


Please see below for Misean Cara research and reflection reports. This section will be updated with new reports as they are published.

  1. Building Trust in Crisis: An integrated psychosocial approach to Ebola Virus Disease prevention and containment, 2017
  2. Faith and Resilience After Disaster: The Case of Typhoon Haiyan, 2015
  3. Mission Today & Tomorrow Conference Report, 2013
  4. The Missionary Approach to Development Interventions (MADI) Conceptual Framework and Current Development Context, 2018