Industree uses qualitative and quantitative data to measure our impact. This year we have created a new Evaluation Plan and will begin to conduct baseline and endline surveys with producers. The surveys will help us measure changes in producer’s lives after working with Industree, from work safety to women’s decision making power at home.
In the spring of 2017 we spoke with over 35 producers at two producer enterprises incubated by Industree to understand the impact of our work and how we can improve our services. Women told us about their aspirations for their children and the kinds of lives they envisioned for themselves in the future. We left these conversations inspired and uplifted by their agency and power in choosing better lives for themselves and their children.
These conversations led to our discovery of Industree’s 5 core areas of impact. We defined them as: