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prof. dr. B.W. Lensink

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prof. dr. B.W. Lensink
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Externally funded completed multidisciplinary research projects under my leadership (since 2009)
  • 2016-2017 Agricultural insurance: assessing the impact of programmes targeted at smallholder farmers. Funded by 3ie (International initiative for impact evaluation). Grant 67000 Euro.
  • 2013 Evaluability study of Sartawi. Funded by FMO. Grant 60,000 Euro.
  • 2012-2016 Impact Evaluations of Dutch Co-Financing System (MFS II), India. Evaluating 12 projects/ organisations on education, gender, microfinance, agriculture, health. Funded by The Netherlands. Organisation for Scientific Research (NOW). Grant 1.5 million Euro. The multidisciplinary team contained 20 researchers from research institutes in the Netherlands and India.
  • 2012-2016 Impact Evaluations of the Dutch Co-Financing System (MFS II), Ethiopia. Evaluating 13 projects/ NGOs. Various topics. Funded by NWO. Grant: 1.7 million Euro. The multidisciplinary team contained 20 researchers from research institutes in the Netherlands and Ethiopia.
  • 2011-2014 Evaluation of “Business training services” for microfinance clients in Vietnam. Project funded by “3ie” (International initiative for impact evaluation). Grant: 500,000 Euro
  • 2009 Internal Audit and Microfinance, Rwanda. NFP-TM-RWA-09/02.Grant: 150,000 Euro

 Current Projects

Project Title

Funding source

Amount

(Euros)

Period

My Role

Scaling-up NCD Interventions in South-East Asia (SUNI-SEA).

H2020 (EU)

2000000

2019-2023

Work package 2 leader; Member of the executive board; and co-PI. Senior researcher.

Delivering Inclusive Financial Development and Growth

ESRC/DFID

1995000

2016-2021

Co-PI/ senior-investigator. I am one of the key researchers of the project. I was a member of the small group who wrote, presented and defended the proposal.

Information transparency systems as low cost scalable solution to farmers

The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO)

600000

2015-2020

PI. I am the Project leader

Impact evaluation of the Microfinance Institution Sartawi, Bolivia

Dutch Development Bank (FMO)

600000

2015-2020

PI. I am the Project Leader

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Contact information

Nettelbosje 2
9747 AE Groningen
The Netherlands

Duisenberg Building

Job title:
Professor
Room:
847
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