Andrew Kardan works in our Social Policy Programme.
Andrew’s thematic interest lies in social policy with particular focus on social protection. During his time with us, Andrew has worked on different aspects of social protection, including budgetary and fiscal sustainability analysis, capacity assessments, process review of mechanisms, as well as qualitative impact evaluation and assessments of social protection programmes.
Andrew has a particular interest in using qualitative or mixed methods approaches to research and evaluations, drawing on participatory approaches. He has undertaken a large number of theory-based evaluations, including programme and project level evaluation of multi-stakeholder, and multi-country evaluations under social protection, health, and education.
Andrew has previously worked as a senior analyst within the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning in Lesotho and subsequently as a macroeconomic advisor within the Government.