“Programs must be designed with the exit in mind”

Sustainability was a key thread at the Spring CORE Group meeting. Multiple presentations of post-project sustainability studies highlighted the importance of working to insure the lasting impact of program interventions. These studies also examined program characteristics that contribute to sustainable outcomes. Of particular note, Beatrice Rogers from Tufts University presented a model of key sustainability [...]

Pathways to Sustainability

Sustainability, the continuation of long-lasting (post intervention) improvements in the health of vulnerable people and communities, is a focal concern of the CORE Group discussed at their spring meeting. Eric Sarriot, from ICF Macro’s Center for Design and Research in Sustainability (CEDARS), spoke of work being done, building on prior experience and learning related to [...]