Piloting Methods for the Evaluation of Psychosocial Programme - Impact in Eastern Sri Lanka

2004Refugee Studies Centre, Oxford

This document is based upon a study conducted in eastern Sri Lanka by a small team of researchers over the nine month period between April 2003 and January 2004. The project was intended to pilot a range of participatory tools and methods with children in Batticaloa, a part of the island that has experienced years of conflict and displacement, with the aim of establishing their utility and appropriateness for monitoring and evaluating psychosocial programmes.

Key wordsarmed conflict / children / psychosocial intervention