Few organizations only use SenseMaker for their evidence base. How can SenseMaker be combined with other instruments, such as traditional surveys? What practical and analytical challenges are there to consider? And what benefits can be expected? Using GirlHub as a case study, Irene and Laurie discuss how Irene has seen SenseMaker combined with other ways of gaining insight into a population and its experiences.
Dr. Irene Guijt has worked in rural development for 25 years, focusing on participatory processes in planning and Monitoring & Evaluation. She undertakes research, system design, facilitation and advisory work on learning-oriented knowledge processes.
Laurie Webster has worked on more than 40 narrative projects with the Cognitive Edge methods and SenseMaker® since 2008.