Theme: The conference will cover a wide range of aspects of impact evaluation, including findings, methods and translation of evidence including findings.
Sponsoring organisations: International Initiative for Impact Evaluation (3ie); Philippine Institute for Development Studies; Asian Development Bank; International Development Research Centre; USAID
Dates: 3-5 September, 2014. Pre-conference workshops 1-3 September.
Theme: Unleashing the power of evaluation
Sponsoring organisation: Charles Darwin University
Registration: by 27 August 2014
Theme: Sharing and accelerating the value and use of monitoring, reporting and verification practices
Sponsoring organisations: Alfred P. Sloan Foundation; IEPEC; Navigant
Registration: 475 € prior to 15 May, 575 € 16 May–15 August, 675 € after 16 August
Theme: Professionalisation of evaluation
Sponsoring organisations: SEVAL in collaboration with la Société d'évaluation allemande
Language: Papers accepted in French, German and English
Evidence Aid is hosting a symposium,'A decade on from the Indian Ocean tsunami: Knowledge for those affected by natural disasters and humanitarian crises'. This symposium is meant for policymakers, academics, humanitarian aid agencies and those preparing for and responding to natural disasters and humanitarian crises; both at the policy and ground level. Registration is free.
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: 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.
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).