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Victoria Chambers

Research Fellow

Portrait of Victoria Chambers
<p>Victoria Chambers is an experienced researcher in the politics of service delivery, with extensive field experience in sub-Saharan Africa.</p>

Victoria Chambers is an experienced research officer and is currently part of a programme of work on the politics of service delivery that uses applied political economy methods to identify and address governance constraints to delivery. She was previously a member of the ‘Africa Power and Politics Programme’ (APPP) contributing to the APPP’s local governance and leadership research stream in Rwanda. Vikki has a particular interest in local governance and works frequently with a range of bilateral and multilateral agencies as well as NGOs, to generate evidence and provide practical guidance on how political and governance constraints and opportunities affect public goods and service provision in different sectors. Her country experience includes Benin, Burkina Faso, DRC, Ghana, Guinea, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sierra Leone and Sri Lanka.

  1. Improving WASH service delivery in protracted crises: the case of the Democratic Republic of Congo

    Research reports

  2. Enhancing women's influence in local governance with community scorecards: CARE Rwanda's experience

    Research reports

  3. Urban finance: rapid evidence assessment

    Research reports

  4. Improving the odds for progress in Nigeria

    Research reports

  5. Case study: State Partnership for Accountability, Responsiveness and Capability

    Research reports

  6. CARE's experience with community score cards: what works and why?

    Research reports

  7. Community policing through bicycle patrolling in Sri Lanka: an incipient post-conflict strategy

    Research reports

  8. Building momentum: women's empowerment in Tunisia

    Research reports

  9. The SAVI programme in Nigeria: towards politically smart, locally led development

    Research reports

  10. Securing communities and transforming policing cultures: a desk study of community policing in Jamaica

    Research reports

  11. Innovations in service delivery: international experience in low-density countries

    Research reports

  12. Guinea elections: a watershed for the private sector?

  13. Elections in Guinea: the beginning, not the end

  14. Common constraints and incentive problems in service delivery

    Working papers

  15. Health policies alone will not improve maternal health

  16. Delivering maternal health: why is Rwanda doing better than Malawi, Niger and Uganda?

    Briefing/policy papers

  17. Why were regional institutions unable to avert Mali's political crisis?

  18. Political economy of regionalism in West Africa

    Research reports

  19. Improving maternal health when resources are limited: Safe motherhood in rural Rwanda

    Briefing/policy papers

  20. Understanding the politics of service delivery