Welcome to ASPA-CAP
Welcome to the Center for Accountability and Performance website! CAP aims to improve the practice of public service by helping Public Administration and Nonprofit professionals acquire the knowledge, technical skills and resources necessary to successfully manage for results. CAP achieves its mission through education, training, advocacy, technical assistance, resource sharing, and research into best practices in Performance Management.
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Features of Effective Systemic Foresight in Governments Globally Government Office for Science (United Kingdom) This report showcases how eight governments around the world use foresight and futures techniques. It examines the key features of their programmes, and the impact they … Continue reading
Updated OMB Budget & Performance Guidance U.S. Office of Management and Budget Annual updated budget and performance guidance to agencies, A-11, released for preparing their FY 2023 budget submissions (drafts due to OMB on September 13). Includes new section (in … Continue reading
NextGen Actionable Insights Project Evident – July 2021 Newsletter Project Evident’s Actionable Evidence Initiative works to improve the outcomes of students who are Black, Latino/a/x, or experiencing poverty by promoting “actionable evidence.” Evidence-Based Policymaking: Survey Data Identify Opportunities to Strengthen Capacity … Continue reading
Centering Racial Equity in Measurement and Evaluation Urban Institute This brief explores how racial equity and inclusion can strengthen nonprofits’ measurement and evaluation work and how measurement and evaluation help nonprofits identify inequities and use data to improve the operationalization … Continue reading
A Path Forward for Funding Relief Richmond Times-Dispatch (Bill Leighty) Governments at the state and local levels are faced with an unheard-of set of fiscal circumstances. That is, a financial windfall of unprecedented proportions due to the passage of the American … Continue reading