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Octopus Consulting and Insight

Providing evidence based solutions for
public, private, and non-profit organizations.

Our Commitment

Octopus Consulting and Insight is made of a network of professionals from around the world, maximizing on our diverse cultural, academic and professional backgrounds.

Local Solutions

Our bottom-up strategies maximize on our local connections to ensure that our work is culturally relevant and in alignment with the needs of all stakeholders.

Gender Responsive

Our work is grounded in gender responsive theory and practice, including the development of our sampling strategies, selection of enumerators, and placing a priority on women's empowerment.


Agreeing on a realistic timeframe for our assignments is a critical component of the negotiation process. We don't agree to deadlines that we cannot meet.

Value for Money

Choosing Octopus means tapping into a network of experts around the world - including technical skills and cross-cutting themes of gender, environment, security, governance, etc.

Where We've Worked

We have developed a network around the world through various assignments in a number of geographical contexts – some projects spanning entire regions. Our areas of expertise include Niger, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Benin, Burkina Faso, Guinea, Mali, Senegal, Gambia, Chad, Nigeria, Korea, Japan, and the United States of America.

Why Our MEthods Work

Learn more about our approaches and methodologies.

Stay Up to Date

Check out our blog for more information on Octopus, including insights into our work, core competencies, contemporary monitoring and evaluation practices, and more. Stay tuned for valuable insights that you will not want to miss!

Maximizing the Value of Monitoring and Evaluation Reports: Navigating Responsibility and Utilization

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The Challenges of Evaluating Humanitarian Programs

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Beyond the Bare Minimum: 3 Myths About Gender Responsive Evaluation

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1567 Ridge Ave Suite 208, 
 Evanston IL 60201, USA

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