Democracy, Rights, and Governance

EnCompass’ work in the area of democracy and governance focuses on strengthening the capacities of development organizations and government agencies to address participatory, stable, and inclusive governing processes and systems. 

We have helped clients design, evaluate, and implement programs on a variety of topics, including strengthening free media, increasing civic engagement, and preventing trafficking and child labor. Our support includes developing technical resources and providing technical assistance, documenting good and promising practices, conducting assessments and evaluations, designing and facilitating training curricula, and conducting research studies to support the development of democracy, rights, and governance.


Trauma-Informed Approaches to Data Collection

This guidance on trauma-informed approaches to data collection is intended to serve as a resource for evaluators in the international development community. As EnCompass continues to gain experience with trauma-informed research and evaluation approaches in various...