LAMP provides specialist insight, analysis and technical guidance to funding agencies and development programmes to improve the impact of aid. Operating as a trusted partner and focusing on collaboration and capacity building, we help our clients develop and embed robust and sustainable methodologies and frameworks to improve efficiency and cost-effectiveness of their programmes. Using qualitative and quantitative approaches, routine reporting and reviews, we implement Value for Money (VFM) approaches and best practices. Our detailed final reports not only present our findings, but also include practical recommendations for improving the impact of aid. 

Related Partner Projects

Project / 2023

Skills for Prosperity VFM reviews & capacity building

LAMP provided technical support to the Skills for Prosperity (S4P) Hub on value for money (VFM), capacity building on VFM across 10 country programmes and development of reporting frameworks to provide portfolio level analysis.

  • Multi-country
  • Health & Education
  • Partner
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Project / 2017

Scaling Up Family Planning Programme VFM analysis

LAMP reviewed the value for money framework for SUFP programme, provided support to programme team, and conducted Year 1 VFM assessment.

  • Zambia
  • Health
  • Partner
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Project / 2023

TARGET Ethiopia VFM support

Value for money (VFM) expertise and support to TARGET Ethiopia. Included a review of the VFM framework and strategy & VFM reviews for mid-line and endline evaluations.

  • Ethiopia
  • Education
  • Partner
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Related Partner Resources


ITAD Better VFM framework

A framework for management and measurement of VFM indicators, with useful measurement matrix.

  • External publication
  • Tools and Guidance / Value for Money
  • April 2, 2014


BetterEvaluation Evaluating methods for assessing VFM

Farida Fleming describes a range of methods for assessing VFM and considers key components for evaluation such as gender and sustainability.

  • External publication
  • Report / Value for Money
  • January 31, 2013


Conducting VFM analysis by output

Our learning on measuring VFM by output, based on our experience of supporting programme implementers. This was a new requirement at the time from UK’s FCDO.

  • LAMP publication
  • Thought Piece / Value for Money
  • June 18, 2021

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