Imprint helps organizations to build robust strategies by aligning the appropriate process to their unique challenges and dynamics. Imprint is experienced in involving diverse stakeholders, developing contingencies for multiple future scenarios, and capturing the emergent learning in systems and organizations.
Developmental evaluation supports adaptation and learning in initiatives involving high levels of uncertainty, innovation, and complexity. Combining the rigour of evaluation with the flexibility and imagination required for development, this new approach to evaluation brings critical thinking to bear on developing new social innovations, scaling opportunities, or adapting models to local contexts.
In 2008, the J.W. McConnell Family Foundation published Jamie Gamble's primer on developmental evaluation.