Mexico Evalua is a think tank founded in early 2009 with the mission of evaluating public policy outcomes vis-à-vis economic development priorities in Mexico. A new grant from the Hewlett Foundation would enable Mexico Evalua to use existing expertise, evidence, and data to examine international experiences, budgetary best practices, and key development sectors to draw a feasible model to improve Mexico's complete budget cycle.
About the Grantee
Jaime Balmes 11, Edificio D, Piso2, Despacho 202, Col.Los Morales Polanco, Del Miguel Hidalgo, Mexico City, Federal District, 11510, Mexico
Grants to this Grantee
for general operating support
México Evalúa is a nonpartisan organization that provides citizens with analysis and evaluation of Mexico's public policies and spending. México Evalúa focuses on seven key issues that impact Mexicans’ daily lives: justice, security, public spending, judicial transparency, economic regulation, education, and anticorruption. It tailors its analysis and policy recommendations to inform the advocacy campaigns of grassroots groups, including a network of organizations of patients with nontransmissible chronic illness comprised of individuals who have been denied medical treatments due to health sector irregularities., México Evalúa will develop and disseminate analysis of government implementation of their seven key issues at the federal and state level. (Strategy: Inclusive Governance)
for support of México Evalúa’s public expenditure program
México Evalúa is a policy research center founded in early 2009 with the mission of evaluating public policy outcomes as they pertain to economic development priorities in Mexico. This grant would allow México Evalúa to consolidate work on improving government practices of evaluation and expenditure monitoring, as well as accountability to elevate the quality of public services. The objective of this program is to generate evidence and analysis to trigger institutional and operational changes so that public expenditure translates into the public’s well-being. In particular, this grant would allow México Evalúa to strengthen the independent evaluation and monitoring of public finances and to keep open channels with decision makers and other organizations that work on improving the efficiency of public expenditure and government accountability in Mexico. It would also allow the organization to strengthen its work on public expenditures in two areas: transparency and accountability in the judiciary, and monitoring and evaluation exercises of government performance.
for support of Mexico Evalua's public expenditure program
Mexico Evalua is a policy research center founded in early 2009 with the mission of evaluating public policy outcomes as they pertain to economic development priorities in Mexico. A new program support grant from the Hewlett Foundation would enable Mexico Evalua to continue its work to examine budgetary practices in Mexico. Building on its research to analyze public spending in critical economic sectors, the organization intends to invest considerable resources to analyze and propose improvements to institutional mechanisms and incentives that affect federal and subnational government coordination. The aim is to increase the effectiveness of spending on health, education, infrastructure, and other social programs.