The 22nd Cochrane Colloquium will focus on ‘Evidence-Informed Public Health: Opportunities and Challenges’. Workshops will begin 20 September and go on till 28 September.
Theme: Skill transferability, migration and development: evidence from population resettlement in Indonesia
Speaker: Samuel Bazzi, Boston University
Date & Time: 30 September, 12.30-2 p.m.
Venue: Conference room 7AB, IFPRI, 2033 K Street, Washington, DC
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Theme: Independence, Partnership, Participation: Is the evaluation community equipped to take on the diverse, unprecedented and interconnected challenges of economic disparities, social unrest and governance dysfunctions?
Sponsoring organisations: European Evaluation Society (EES)
Dates: 1-3 October, 2014. Pre-conference workshops: 29-30 September, 2014
Early registration deadline: 13 July, 2014.
3ie will be holding a series of events on the importance of evidence in informing policy in international development. These events include a two-day workshop, presentations from 3ie-funded studies, the first Howard White lecture and a mini colloquium.
Theme: Fieldwork is easy with eyes closed, misunderstanding all you see. The importance of going deep on context.
Speaker: Howard White, Executive Director, 3ie
Date & time: 14 October, 17.30-19
Venue: John Snow Lecture Theatre, LSHTM, Keppel Street, London
Theme: Visionary evaluation for a sustainable, equitable future Registration: Information about registration to be made available from 22 July 2014
Theme: Emerging challenges of the evaluation of climate change mitigation and adaptation and the policies and its relations to natural resources management.
Sponsoring organisations: Global Environment Facility Independent Evaluation Office, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark (DANIDA), and the Swedish Development Corporation Agency (SIDA).