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Andrew Kardan is a senior consultant within the Social Policy Programme at OPM. Andrew’s thematic interest lies in social policy with particular focus on social protection. During his time at OPM, 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.
Prior to OPM, Andrew worked as a senior analyst within the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning in Lesotho through the ODI fellowship programme and subsequently as a macroeconomic advisor within the Government.