Information notes and reviews


The Darwin Initiative has produced a range of reviews and information notes from evaluations of Darwin projects and themes that could be useful for future or ongoing projects.

Information Notes

Information notes are the new name for Darwin Initiative short publications, which provide information to the Darwin community and beyond on lessons learned and technical advice drawn from the experiences and evaluations of the Darwin Initiative.

Learning Notes

Learning notes are short publications highlighting some of the lessons drawn out of recent evaluations of projects or the wider programme.

Learning Notes Archive

Briefing Papers

There are short updates about a technical area that is intended to help you undertake your work on a Darwin Initiative project. They set out the Darwin Initiative’s position on various issues of relevance to Darwin Initiative projects.

Briefing Notes Archive


These are evaluations and lessons derived from reviews of Darwin projects

Reviews Archive

Evaluation of Closed Projects

These are evaluations of closed projects within a specific region or country.

Evaluation of Closed Projects Archive