3ie hosts seminars, workshops and conferences in multiple locations across the world. These events focus on sharing the latest evidence, innovations in evaluations, systematic reviews, gap maps, replications and evidence use. They are a platform for vibrant discussions and debates between researchers, policymakers and programme managers on priority topics.

3ie events

Upcoming events

Plastics in the food system: A scoping review of the impacts on human health, environment, individual/household economics and food security

Seminar 27 November 2019 London, UK This seminar reviews characterises food system literature from ‘farm to flush’, examining the extent (volume of research), range (variety of exposure-outcome relationships) and nature (study characteristics) of evidence pertaining to both the beneficial and harmful impacts of food system plastics on human health, the environment, and individual or household level food security and economics.

Evidence-informed policymaking for rural transformation: An exploration of the role of women’s collectives and community participation

Conference 19 - 20 December 2019 New Delhi, India The World Bank, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the International Initiative for Impact Evaluation and DFID in partnership with the Ministry of Rural Development are organising a conference to learn from research evidence about the role of women’s collectives and community institutions in fostering social change and bringing about rural transformation.

Previous events

3ie Delhi Evidence Week 2019

Evidence Week 06 - 07 November 2019 New Delhi, India As part of 3ie’s Delhi Evidence Week, we will be hosting a one-and-a-half-day conference, Beyond good intentions: from action to impact. We will highlight evidence production and use that has real impact in helping reduce poverty and improve lives in Asia.

October 2019
London, UK

CEDIL lecture: Turning ‘evidence for development on its head

CEDIL 30 October 2019 London, UK Ruth Stewart (Africa Centre for Evidence) proposes a new lens through which to view ‘evidence for development’ and celebrate the successes of evidence communities in Africa.

23 - 25
October 2019
Bonn, Germany

Knowledge for sustainable development: the research-policy nexus

Conferences 23 - 25 October 2019 Bonn, Germany The Global Development Network (GDN) hosted its 19th conference on Knowledge for Sustainable Development: the Research-Policy Nexus in Bonn, Germany from 23-25 October 2019. This conference focused on the research-policy interface in pursuit of the Sustainable Development Goals.

17 - 18
October 2019
Cotonou, Benin

EPA Forum 2019: Utilising evidence to improve food and nutrition security in urban areas

Conferences 17 - 18 October 2019 Cotonou, Benin Staff from 3ie's WACIE secretariat participated in the Evidence Policy Action (EPA) Forum 2019 in Cotonou, Benin.

3ie at the What Works Global Summit 2019

Conference 14 - 18 October 2019 Mexico City, Mexico 3ie actively participated in the What Works Global Summit 2019 – the largest global event bringing together leaders in promoting evidence-informed decision-making. We conducted workshops, hosting panel sessions and making presentations on a range of exciting topics.