Elimu (EvaLuation IMpact Unit, means knowledge in Swahili), created by McGill University Professor Matthieu Chemin in 2006, is a Kenyan NGO which undertakes the rigorous evaluation of development projects in order to identify the most effective ways to reduce poverty. Elimu uses randomized experiments to achieve this goal. Since 2006, Elimu has been involved in the impact evaluation of three different programs: community-based microhydroelectrification, health insurance, and legal aid. See website for details on job offerings.
Kiangurwe Microhydro Dam
Evans (wearing red) and Robin (wearing white) at CBO office meeting
Simon, Robin, and Washington on field visit
Veronique, Robin, Elijah, Evans, Joost, Caroline, James, Quentin