Watch short video interviews of researchers, development practitioners and policymakers at the conference.
In these short interviews, conference participants offer their perspectives on the challenges in the field of impact evaluations, systematic reviews and evidence informed policymaking. Some participants also offer insights on the major evidence gaps being filled through impact evaluations of development programmes in particular sectors.
Members and Associate Members of 3ie also offer their take on the value of being associated with 3ie and the enabling environment built by the organisation for undertaking impact evaluations of development programmes in low-and middle-income countries.
Video 1: Impact evaluation critical to poverty reduction
Speaker: Paul Gertler, Professor, University of California, Berkeley
Video 2: How can impact evaluations inform policymaking?
Speaker: Nilakshi Mekhala de Silva, Senior Research Professional, Centre for Poverty Analysis
Video 3: What are the challenges in the field of impact evaluation?
Speaker: Thomas de Hoop, Research and Evaluation Specialist, American Institutes for Research. American Institutes for Research is a member of 3ie.
Video 4: Evaluating the impact of community-based early warning systems in Nepal
Speakers: Paul McShane, Monash University, Australia and Dinkar Kayastha, Department of Hydrology and Meteorology, Nepal
Video 5: Evaluating the impact of REDD+ activities in Nepal
Speaker: Paul McShane, Monash University,
Video 6: Evaluating early REDD projects in
Speaker: Pamela Jagger, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Video 7: What is the value of associating with 3ie to promote evidence-informed policymaking?
Speaker: Aristide Djidjoho, General Director of Evaluation, Ministry of Public Policy Analysis, Benin
The Public Policies Evaluation Bureau of the Office of the Prime Minister, Benin is a member of 3ie.
Video 8: 3ie’s contribution to evidence-informed policymaking in Fiji
Speaker: Merekeleni Talei Vuniyawena Namudu, Poverty Monitoring Unit, Office of the Prime Minister, Fiji
The Poverty Monitoring Unit, Office of the Prime Minister, Fiji is a member of 3ie
Video 9: Supporting rigorous impact evaluations in China
Speaker: Linxiu Zhang, Deputy Director, Center for Chinese Agricultural Policy and Director, Rural Education Action Program, China.
The Rural Education Action Program is an associate member of 3ie.
Video 10: What is the value of associating with 3ie?
Speaker: Ghulam Mustafa, Director, Project Evaluation Cell, ERRA Planning Commission
Pakistan is a member of 3ie
Video 11: Evidence gaps in the field of humanitarian assistance
Speaker: Jon Kurtz, Director, Research and Learning, Mercy Corps Mercy Corps is an associate member of 3ie.
Video 12: Evaluating the impact of humanitarian assistance in Pakistan
Speaker: Ghulam Mustafa, Director, Project Evaluation Cell, ERRA
Video 13: 3ie’s role in undertaking impact evaluations of humanitarian assistance programmes
Speaker: Juliette Seban, Research and Evaluation Advisor, International Rescue Committee. International Rescue Committee is a member of 3ie.
Video 14: 3ie’s role in evaluating development programmes in Kenya
Speaker: David Odhiambo Otieno, Acting Head, Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Department, Kenya Red Cross Society