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EVAL-ForwARD

Date: Friday, May 10, 2019

EVAL-ForwARD is a community of practice hosted by FAO, IFAD, WFP and CGIAR which focuses on evaluation for food security, agriculture and rural development. A new video presents the rationale behind the community of practice and perspectives of the Directors of the Evaluation units that are supporting it.

Economic Evaluation of Sustainable Development

Date: Wednesday, Apr 24, 2019

The newly published book Economic Evaluation of Sustainable Development by authors Vinod Thomas and Namrata Chindarkar provides evidence of how evaluations can be useful when related to the sustainability of development interventions. Thomas and Chindarkar underline the types of policies and investments that better ensure sustainability, and also determine the best ways sustainability can be evaluated, reported, and acted on.  

IUCN is Hiring

Date: Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019

IUCN is seeking to hire:

GEF & GCF Regional Task Manager Central and West Africa
Vacancy # 4023
Unit: West and Central Africa Region
Location: Senegal Programme Office, Dakar, Senegal
Grade: SP
Type of Contract: Fixed-term (12 months with possibility of renewal)
Closing date: 25 April 2019

Third International Conference on Evaluating Environment and Development

Date: Friday, Apr 12, 2019

The GEF Independent Evaluation Office (IEO) together with the Earth-Eval Community of Practice (CoP) organized the Third International Conference on Evaluating Environment and Development in collaboration with IDEAS Global Assembly (GA). The theme of the conference was Evaluating Environment, Climate Change, and Natural Resources Management.

Webinar on Energy Program and Policy Evaluation Capacity Building in the Asia Pacific

Date: Tuesday, Apr 09, 2019

An upcoming IEPPEC Energy Evaluation Academy Webinar will be held on "Energy Program and Policy Evaluation Capacity Building in the Asia Pacific" featuring Dr. Edward Vine (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory). The webinar will be on April 30, 2019 at 16h00 - 17h00 CEST.

Register via http://go.leonardo-energy.org/190430IEPPEC13_Join.html

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