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Scoping Study To Build A Business Case For LINK Fu...

Client: The LINK Fund

Geography Odisha

Sectors Livelihood, Gender

LINK-US (run by founder of One Acre Fund) is negotiating an MOU with the Government of Odisha. The MOU aims to do so by forming forward linkages of SHGs to public procurement systems or large businesses and/or access... Read More

A qualitative study to understand the efficacy of...

Client: Happy Creative Services Pvt. Ltd

Geography Delhi-NCR

Sectors WASH

Outline India conducted a qualitative study to understand the efficacy of the kit in spreading messages about safe sanitation and hand-washing habits and suggest improvements that could be made to the kit by administerin... Read More

To Study the Impact of RTE EWS Quota in Private Sc...

Client: University of Maryland

Geography Delhi

Sectors Education

Outline India collaborated with a researcher from the University of Maryland to study the impact of RTE EWS quota in private schools on maternal aspirations and perceived returns to education. A quantitative survey was c... Read More

Developing an insight into the Government initiati...

Client: Center for International Environment and Resource Policy (CIERP) & Tufts University and Shakti Foundation

Geography Across India

Sectors Environment

This study focused on developing an insight into the government initiative of popularizing the usage of solar energy by setting up Akshay Urja shops in different parts of the country. It enquired why certain solar ene... Read More

Epidemiological Study on Non-communicable Diseases...

Client: University of Oxford

Geography Bihar

Sectors Health

Outline India was deputed by the University of Oxford to conduct an epidemiological assessment of non-communicable diseases and selected associated risk factors in a representative sample of individuals via household sur... Read More

Documentation of the Application of Design Researc...

Client: John Snow, Inc.

Geography Samastipur, Bihar

Sectors Sexual and Reproductive Health

Outline India collaborated with John Snow, Inc. for observing design research activities held in Samastipur, Bihar. The study emphasized on understanding women's knowledge and potential sources of knowledge acquisition i... Read More

Study on Travel, Environmental Impact and Well-bei...

Client: Prof. Andrew Mondschein, University of Virginia

Geography Cannaught Place, New Delhi

Sectors Mobility, Environment, Well-being, Economy

Outline India partnered with Prof. Andrew Mondschein from University of Virginia to do a survey in Delhi on Travel, Environmental impact and well-being. The purpose of the study is to understand how mobility, the environ... Read More

Study on Save the Children’s Parenting Programmes...

Client: Save the Children

Geography Rajasthan, India and Kavre, Nepal

Sectors Child well-being

Outline India was engaged in the pre-test findings of Save the Children’s Parenting Programmes in India and Nepal. Save the Children’s work in Dungarpur, India focuses on caregivers who have children from ages 12-14 year... Read More

Endline Survey to study Health Insurance in India

Client: Name withheld

Geography Southern India

Sectors Health

Outline India together with its partner (name withheld) is currently working on an extensive endline study in Southern India. The goal is to understand the pain point for beneficiaries of RSBY and to work towards making... Read More

Improving quality of Primary Education through Tea...

Client: STiR Education

Geography Karnataka

Sectors Education

As the data collection partner for STiR Education and the University of New York, Outline India undertook data collection for STiR Education’s project focusing on the improvement of quality primary education in governmen... Read More

Study on Risk Behaviour Assessment with Elected Gr...

Client: University of Auckland, Monash University and IIM Ahmedabad

Geography West Bengal

Sectors Governance

Outline India recently completed a study on risk behaviour assessment and economic decision making with elected Gram Panchayat representatives in West Bengal. This study was conducted with academicians from University of... Read More

Impact Assessment of Training and Equipment Donati...

Client: Lifebox Foundation

Geography Assam, Chhattisgarh, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh

Sectors Health

Lifebox Foundation, an international NGO, aims to improve safety of surgery and anesthesia in low resource settings by providing training to doctors, nurses, anesthesiologists and other OT staff on the WHO surgical safet... Read More

Baseline Study to assess Corstone India’s Youth Fi...

Client: CorStone India Foundation

Geography Bihar

Sectors Education, Health, Sexual and Reproductive Health.

Outline India as the India partner for CorStone India Foundation, undertook data collection for the baseline study of the Youth First Programme. Outline India was responsible for the tool review, tool translations, dat... Read More

Marriage and the Human Capital of Men

Client: University of Pennsylvania, University of Toronto and University of Chicago

Geography Delhi/NCR, Haryana

Sectors Gender

Outline India is currently working with University of Pennsylvania, University of Toronto, and University of Chicago to understand the relationship between education and marriage investments amongst urban males. Engaging... Read More

Impact Assessment Report for a Leading NGO

Client: For a Leading NGO

Geography PAN India

Sectors Health, Disaster Management, Gender-Based Violence

Outline India prepared an Impact Assessment Report for one of the leading NGOs of the country. The organization works extensively in sectors of Health, Livelihood, Education, Disaster Management and Gender Based Violence... Read More

Rapid Assessment of Inclusive WASH facilities in s...

Client: Water Aid, India

Geography Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Jharkhand

Sectors Water, Children with special needs, Sanitation

Outline India set out to gauge the constraints facing adolescent girls and children with special needs in the context of WASH facilities across the states of Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and Jharkhand.Considering the trickle-dow... Read More

Multi Dimensional Index measuring Poverty and Life...

Client: Tsuda University

Geography Delhi

Sectors Health, Education, Livelihoods

The study focuses on assessing individual’s life satisfaction based on their economic, social and health conditions. The assessment involves three aspects: the first tries to probe how satisfied and content an individual... Read More

Role of Media in shaping Public Opinion related to...

Client: Tsuda University

Geography Gujarat

Sectors Governance

The aim of the study is to understand the overall awareness of people in Gujarat about political and economic issues, which in turn affects their voting decision.The first section of the study is about personal informati... Read More

Rapid assessment to examine the progress of phasin...

Client: Better Cotton Initiative

Geography Gujarat

Sectors Agriculture, Cotton Farming

Outline India was commissioned to undertake a rapid assessment case study by Better Cotton Initiative (BCI) with Action for Food Production (AFPRO) as its Implementing Partner (IP), with the goal to assess the progress i... Read More

Evaluation of an Adolescent Sexual and Reproductiv...

Client: Mathematica Policy Research

Geography Bihar

Sectors Health

Outline India worked with Mathematica Policy Research, which is the MEL partner for the Population and Reproductive Health (PRH) program based in Bihar by Packard Foundation and Pathfinder International.The Sashakt progr... Read More

Social Impact Assessment Study on Cotton Farming

Client: American Institutes for Research

Geography Madhya Pradesh

Sectors Agriculture

Outline India has been recently commissioned to undertake a study on farmers working across organic cotton farming, better cotton farming, and conventional cotton farming being implemented by the C&A Foundation in Madhya... Read More

Baseline Survey to Capture Current Roofing Conditi...

Client: The University of Chicago, Delhi Centre

Geography Delhi

Sectors Environment, Energy

Outline India conducted a baseline study to understand the current roofing conditions and the benefits of cool roofs for slum dwellers. The project aimed to also mobilize communities to generate awareness on the be... Read More

Business Management Diagnostic Test

Client: The University of Tokyo

Geography Delhi/NCR

Sectors Business Leadership

Outline India conducted a randomized controlled trial with entrepreneurs to gauge the impact of providing reminders about goal setting on the performance of IT startups. Using principles of game theory and behavio... Read More

Collaboration Between Software Developers and User...

Client: Towson University

Geography Delhi/NCR

Sectors Business, Leadership

Outline India conducted a study to understand the interrelationship between software developers and their consumers. Participants were evaluated in pairs to assess their interaction and their overall experience fr... Read More

Baseline Assessment for ‘Switching to Sustainable...

Client: Fondazione ACRA

Geography Tamil Nadu, Karnataka

Sectors Environment, Sustainable livelihoods, Migration

Outline India conducted a baseline analysis to understand the economic viability and environmental sustainability for auto rickshaw driving as a profession. The objective of the study was to scale up the interventi... Read More

Accessibility of Education for the Girl Child

Client: Fluent Research 10x10/Girl Rising

Geography Bihar and Rajasthan

Sectors Gender, Education

Outline India conducted a baseline, midline and endline study to understand levels of  knowledge, attitudes, and behaviours pertaining to education in rural India. As the India partner for Project Empowering N... Read More

Evaluating Interventions That Will Secure And Prot...

Client: IMPAQ International, LLC

Geography Jharkhand

Sectors Child rights, Labour

Outline India was the India partner of an international study across Malawi, Ecuador, Panama and Rwanda to evaluate the effects of interventions aimed at combating child labor through a randomized control trial. Spe... Read More

Strategic Review of Organisations Working in WASH

Client: Dasra

Geography Gujarat and Andhra Pradesh

Sectors Water, Sanitation, Governance

Outline India is conducting deep-dive research into the work of eight partners of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation in the Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) space. The study is intended to build an understa... Read More

Understanding Hand Hygiene Behaviour in Four India...

Client: WaterAid (India)

Geography Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Chattisgarh

Sectors Water, Sanitation, Governance

Outline India undertook a formative evaluation for Water Aid to conduct pre-data collection exercises across 64 villages intended to gauge the awareness of hand hygiene and its importance among communities. The... Read More

Endline Evaluation for Water Aid’s program with H&...

Client: WaterAid (India)

Geography Jharkhand, Odisa, Uttar Pradesh, Karnataka

Sectors Water, Sanitation, Governance

At the close of Water Aid’s three-year project to improve water and sanitation infrastructure in schools, Outline India conducted an endline study to understand the key infrastructure in Water Aid’s targeted... Read More

Evaluating Infrastructure and Service Provision in...

Client: Centre for Civil Society

Geography Delhi

Sectors Education, Governance, Infrastructure

Outline India partnered with the Centre for Civil Society to conduct an in-depth analysis into the status of schools in Hastsal village.The study entailed the development and execution of a learning assessment for studen... Read More

Post-Implementation Monitoring Survey

Client: WaterAid (India)

Geography Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh

Sectors Water, Sanitation, Governance

Outline India undertook an assessment of the five states in India which performed above average in the water and sanitation domain.The study vitally supported the client’s advocacy on the national, as well as at the stat... Read More

Evaluation Study To Assess The Performance Of Five...

Client: WaterAid (India)

Geography Himachal Pradesh, Kerala, Meghalaya, Sikkim, Manipur

Sectors Water, Sanitation, Governance

Outline India undertook an assessment of the five states in India which performed above average in the water and sanitation domain.The study vitally supported the client’s advocacy on the national, as well as at the stat... Read More

Young India’s Perceptions on Political Engagement,...

Client: British Council (India)

Geography Delhi, West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra, Karnataka

Sectors Education, Employment, Youth, Politics

Outline India undertook a study of the core values and concerns of the urban Indian youth specifically pertaining to political processes, leadership, education and employment policies. Additionally, the study focuse... Read More

Assessment of Value Chains in Agricultural Produce

Client: Indian Statistical Institute

Geography Delhi

Sectors Agriculture

To understand the impact of energy costs on food prices and the income of producers, Outline India conducted structured field surveys of 150 dairy and potato retailers in 25 wards across Delhi. The study entailed th... Read More

Financial Literacy Initiative: Gauging Awareness I...

Client: Sesame Street

Geography Delhi

Sectors Education and Financial Literacy

Outline India undertook a study to determine the exposure to and practice of financial literacy in children between 3 - 6 years of age.Through in-depth interviews with 400 parent-child pairs, the evaluation gave insight... Read More

Baseline Evaluation of Skills Development Programm...

Client: Going to School

Geography Bihar and Jharkhand

Sectors Education

We undertook the baseline evaluation of the impact of Going to School’s 'Be! Schools' program which teaches skills to students across Bihar and Jharkhand.Surveys were administered to students in Grade 9 in Rashtriya Madh... Read More

Need Assessment Study in Maharashtra: Early Grade...

Client: Sesame Street Workshop Initiative

Geography Maharashtra

Sectors Education

Outline India conducted a formative study to understand the socio-psychological barriers to native language learning among children between 5 - 7 years in Maharashtra. This study was funded by USaid, AUSaid and World Vis... Read More

Assessment of the Organ Donor Network across Publi...

Client: Organ India

Geography Delhi/ NCR

Sectors Health, Governance

We evaluated the organ donor industry to identify the best practices in countries governed by a system of centralized organ registry and draw lessons for the organ donor market in the Delhi/NCR region.For this study, Out... Read More

Comparing Differences In Child Health Outcomes By...

Client: Brandeis University

Geography Kerala

Sectors Health, Governance and Child Nutrition

Outline India investigated the relationship between child undernourishment and religious affiliation in India.Informed by in-depth interviews in rural Kerala with Hindu, Muslim and Christian religious leaders and with ho... Read More

Establishment of Public-private Partnership Cell f...

Client: Health Ministries of Uttar Pradesh and Karnataka,Funded by the World Bank in association with Sanigest International

Geography Uttar PradeshKarnataka

Sectors GovernanceHealth

We supported a project to establish and administer public-private partnerships (PPPs) between the health departments of Uttar Pradesh and Karnataka, and private health service providers.To ensure robust protocols and too... Read More


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