This paper is a primer on results-based approaches in development finance. It fills a gap in the availability of basic, accessible information on results-based approaches.
The target audiences of the paper are civil society organizations (CSOs), researchers, analysts, policy makers, practitioners and the media working in international development.
The paper is based on a desk-based quantitative analysis of 20 results-based initiatives which include some of the largest and most well known in the space. Data and other information collected as part of the research is consolidated and made available on the platform.