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Program Evaluation Resources

These resources support federal program evaluation and come from a variety of sources, including EPA and other federal agencies, and professional evaluation organizations.

Federal Evaluation

All federal agencies are expected to use performance information to strengthen programs. The federal government has therefore pushed for a greater emphasis on evaluations to prove what is working and what is not. Program evaluations can help EPA meet these expectations and comply with federal policies such as those outlined by the Government Performance and Results Modernization Act of 2010 (GPRA), the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), and the Government Accountability Office (GAO).

Professional Organizations

Note: This page provides links to non-EPA web sites. EPA cannot attest to the accuracy of information on non-EPA pages. Providing links to a non-EPA Web site is not an endorsement of the other site or the information it contains by EPA or any of its employees. Exit

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Evaluation Guides and Tools

These evaluation guides and tools are from EPA and other federal Agencies. They discuss principles and provide instructions for conducting program evaluations or creating performance measures.

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