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What can evaluators learn from complexity science and systems thinking?

What can evaluators learn from complexity science and systems thinking? | Complex systems and projects | Scoop.it
Marking the start to International Year of Evaluation, new analysis from IDS highlights how complexity science and systems thinking can inform approaches to impact evaluation.
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Complicated or complex - knowing the difference is important for program development, implementation and evaluation

Complicated or complex - knowing the difference is important for program development, implementation and evaluation | Complex systems and projects | Scoop.it
Understanding the difference between complex and complicated systems is becoming important for many aspects of management and policy. With complicated problems or issues one can define the problem ...
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Ides De Vos's curator insight, April 7, 2013 4:03 AM

It is indeed needed to know and acknowledge the difference , because many mistakes are made to use tools like Lean 6sigma,balancedscorecard, for complex problems , while they should use for complicated.

The big difference is order and unorder, predictibility and risk.