Michaela Raab

An independent evaluator and facilitator in highly diverse contexts and languages, I am open to collaboration in many configurations – as a sole consultant, as a team member, or as an advisor and trainer. If you look for an experienced consultant, get in touch with me here.



Virtual workshops - why we still need to learn...

Many thanks to the very active participants in my latest 2.5-hour, highly interactive webinar (in German) on virtual workshops at the PME Campus on 18 January 2023!

It has been a delight working with you.

PME Campus offers a range of small-group webinars in the field of planning, monitoring and evaluation, including in-house packages for organisations. Last year I completed the course on qualitative visualisation – I’ll post some results on my blog…


Hybrid facilitation - everybody in the room except for the facilitator!

COVID-19 visited my household just a couple of days before a planned workshop. We had to regroup/reorganise. My client had booked a lovely venue in the countryside, ruling out a fully online event. What we did instead: The real-life workshop used me as a remote facilitator – and it worked out beautifully! Read my latest blog post to find out how. 


Artificial Intelligence in evaluation

It is amazing how Artificial Intelligence (AI) has popped up everywhere. OK, it has been around for a while – think of automated translation – but Large Language Models such as Chat GPT have stomped on the scene at amazing speed. Have a look at my blog for an inspiring contribution by fellow evaluator Silva Ferretti, and my attempt to involve Emily Dickinson in my everyday work…



Assessing the merit of complex projects and project portfolios around the world, in international teams or solo, and with a commitment to methodological fit and innovation

PME Clinic

Supporting organisations in strengthening their planning, monitoring, and evaluation (PME) processes and structures with advice, training & coaching

Evaluation management

Advice and support in managing evaluations – individual evaluations or entire evaluation portfolios


Developing & facilitating face-to-face and online workshops for consultation, joint planning, reflection, and training in many contexts & languages

Intersectional gender training

Strengthening knowledge, skills and commitment on gender and diversity issues

Gender Mainstreaming

Facilitating planning, monitoring and evaluation informed by intersectional gender analysis