ir. CSL (Cecile) Kusters

ir. CSL (Cecile) Kusters

Senior advisor Planning, Monitoring en Evaluation

Cecile Kusters works at Wageningen Centre for Development Innovation (WCDI), Wageningen University & Research (Netherlands) as Senior Advisor Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation (PME). She has expertise in theory-based, mixed methods evaluations; strategic design (including Theories of Change); M&E system development; PME capacity development and organisational change processes in multi-stakeholder initiatives. Cecile has experience in various food system and sector transformation programs, by helping to develop planning and M&E processes that support adaptive management for food system transformation. Cecile has led various evaluations, including the large MFS II evaluation on organisational capacity development (58 organisational assessments). At WCDI she leads the Value Proposition Managing for Sustainable Development Impact. She is lead author of two books: Managing for Sustainable Development Impact. An Integrated Approach to Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation and Making Evaluations Matter: A Practical Guide for Evaluators. Cecile has over 30 years of professional experience in the international development sector, working with a wide range of stakeholders.