Glemminge Development Research

Using evaluation, research and evidence to influence policy and support relevant and effective approaches to development and humanitarian assistance

Glemminge Development Research is a small consultancy firm with over fifteen years of experience working with evaluations, research and advisory support related to humanitarian assistance, disaster risk reduction, post-conflict/disaster recovery, climate change adaptation, agriculture and resilience. Our major thematic focus is on capacity development, policy analysis and rural issues. Dr Ian Christoplos is the director and lead consultant of Glemminge Development Research. We have access to a large number of evaluators in various countries who can be mobilized for different assignments.

Our assignments include experience in Afghanistan, Albania, Angola, Bolivia, Bosnia Herzegovina, Cambodia, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Georgia, Kenya, Kirgizstan, Kosovo, Lao PDR, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Macedonia, Mexico, Mozambique, Nicaragua, Serbia, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sudan, Tajikistan, Uganda, Uzbekistan, Viet Nam and Zimbabwe.

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Current News

Ian Christoplos is currently, Winter 2020-2021, working (on a distance basis due to COVID-19) with two evaluations in Liberia. With one he is team leader of an evaluation of the work of the Folke Bernadotte Academy on their programme of peace building, including training on mediation and dialogue. In the other current evaluation in Liberia he is technical specialist on an evaluation of Sida's rule of law portfolio.