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GEF IEO Hiring Editors

Date: Monday, Jul 27, 2020

The Independent Evaluation Office of the GEF is seeking editors to work on copy editing and formatting reports. The contract offered to the selected candidate is for a maximum of 30 days from September 1, 2020 to June 30, 2021. Any need for additional days and compensation will be discussed and approved by the IEO prior to the beginning of extra work. The application deadline is 7 August 2020.

Adaptation Fund TERG Hiring

Date: Monday, Jul 20, 2020

The Technical Evaluation Reference Group of the Adaption Fund is hiring for the following two positions:

Short-Term Consultant – Chair of the Technical Evaluation Reference Group (AF-TERG)

Online Event: How do Innovative Evaluations Contribute to Achieving SDG 2?

Starting Date: Thursday, June 4, 2020
Location: online

In the context of the gLOCAL week, the evaluation offices of FAO, IFAD and WFP with the support of EvalForward organized an online learning event on innovative methods and approaches in evaluation, and on how innovations can provide lessons for progress under SDG2 “End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture”. The event took place 4 June 2020.

Webinar on IMPACT's Innovative Approach to Monitoring and Evaluation

Starting Date: Wednesday, April 29, 2020
Ending Date: Wednesday, April 29, 2020
Location: Online

The Environmental Peacebuilding Association hosted a webinar on Wednesday, April 29, 2020 on IMPACT'S M&E system and provided examples of how the analysis generated by the data can be rendered actionable to achieve measurable SDG results. The focus was on measurements of gender equality, women's economic empowerment, and the peace and security contexts of women living and working in resource-rich communities in conflict-affected contexts.

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Webinar - Evaluation for Transformational Change

Date: Tuesday, Mar 31, 2020

On Tuesday, 7 April 2020 at 9am EST, UNICEF Evaluation Office, EVALSDGs and IDEAS will host a Webinar on “Evaluation for Transformational Change”. The webinar will be based on IDEAS’s recently published book “Evaluation for Transformational Change: Opportunities and challenges for the Sustainable Development Goals” of which the webinar speakers Rob D. van den Berg and Cristina Magro are editors of.

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