This toolkit is organized into three sections
Section 1 Contains information relevant to VOPEs in the process of founding and formalizing themselves. It also touches on important governance issues relevant to emergent and developed VOPEs.
|1.1.Steps towards founding a VOPE|
|1.2.Decide on formalization|
|1.3.Define a Vision and Mission|
|1.4.Constitutions Founding Documents and Bylaws|
|1.5.Register as a legal entity|
|1.6.Establish a membership policy and membership register|
|1.7.Annual General Meetings|
Section 2 Contains information relevant to running the business side of the VOPE, and institutionalizing it.
|2.3.Developing an online Presence for the VOPE|
|2.4.Social Media presence|
|2.6.Administration of membership|
|2.7.Administration of voting|
Section 3 Contains information about the activities that VOPEs typically carry out – These are activities that make VOPEs uniquely different from other organizations, and centres around the value added by VOPEs
|3.1.Hosting Conferences & Workshops and other Events|
|3.2.Hosting Online evaluation capacity building events|
|3.3. Doing Advocacy|
|3.4. Publications and Newsletters|
|3.5.Developing guidelines and standards|
|3.7.Connecting regionally and internationally|
|3.8. Making Statements on issues of Importance in Evaluation|
Resources in the Toolkit
In each section you will find a basic description, together with other resources such as examples, software, toolboxes, tools, and advice.
Acknowledgements, Licensing, Attributions
Full details about the acknowledgements, licensing and attributions of this content here.
Note that depending on the size, development phase and purpose of your VOPE, the material presented in this toolkit may need to be contextualized for your specific purposes. Also take note of the full toolkit disclaimer here.