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3ème Forum International Francophone de l’Evaluation (FIFE2019)

12 November 2019 - 15 November 2019
The call for submission for the third Forum of the Francophone Network of Evaluation is now open. The theme of the event is: "L'Evaluation au profit de qui et avec quelles valeurs?" (Evaluation for whose benefit and with which values?) and around 300 participants are expected from 30 countries.  To find out more [...more]

National Evaluation Capacities (NEC) Conference

20 October 2019 - 24 September 2019
The National Evaluation Capacity (NEC) conferences are organised every two years by the Independent Evaluation Office of UNDP, to contribute to countries evaluation capacities and systems.  The 2019 NEC conference will support evaluation capacity development to advance inclusive and equitable development, ensuring no one is left behind.  For more information please visit: https://nec.undp.org/conference-information/  [...more]

IDEAS Global Assembly and Conference 2019

30 September 2019 - 04 October 2019
Evaluation for Transformative Change: bringing experiences of the Global South to the Global North IDEAS 2019 Global Assembly and Third International Conference on Evaluating Environment and Development focus on the challenges and solutions for evaluation as a profession to contribute to our understanding of transformative change. The Office of Evaluation (OED) will participate in [...more]

2019 Asian Evaluation Week

02 September 2019 - 06 September 2019
The Asian Evaluation Week (AEW) is a leading evaluation knowledge sharing event in the Asia and Pacific region, jointly sponsored by the Ministry of Finance, PRC and the Asian development Bank. Since 2016, Government officials, representatives of international organizations, and evaluation experts have gathered annually at the AEW to exchange [...more]

9th AfrEA International conference

11 March 2019 - 15 January 2019
The Office of Evaluation (OED) will participate in the 9th AfrEA International Conference 2019 in the African Evaluation Association (AfrEA) that will be taking place on 11-15 March 2019 in Abidjan, Cote D’Ivoire. This conference is the major event in the African Evaluation sector and acts as the foundation for [...more]

The 2nd Asia-Pacific Evaluation Association (APEA) Conference in Manila, the Philippines

25 February 2019 - 01 March 2019
Dr. Masahiro Igarashi, Director of FAO’s Office of Evaluation (OED) will give a keynote presentation titled “Connecting the dots: Food and agriculture for people, planet, prosperity and peace--- Evaluation in the SDG era” at the 2nd Asia-Pacific Evaluation Association (APEA) Conference in Manila, the Philippines on February 28, 2019. He [...more]

Evaluation Capital

03 September 2017 - 07 September 2017
While hinting at the national capital location, the 2017 conference theme Evaluation Capital captures two important but often neglected ideas in evaluation. Firstly, evaluation is a durable asset for sound governance. That is, longevity and permanence should be built into our evaluation systems because societies with more evaluation capital are better off than those with less. The [...more]


09 August 2017 - 09 August 2017
FAO implemented about 43 national projects in Myanmar in the last five years, providing assistance for emergency responses and development activities totaling to about USD 51 million. Nay Pyi Taw, 08 August 2017 - The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) implemented about 43 projects in Myanmar in the [...more]

International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies for Evaluation

06 June 2017 - 07 June 2017
The international conference on Information and Communication Technologies for Evaluation (ICT4Eval) sets out to explore vital questions regarding conducting evaluations of strategies and programmes that contribute to rural transformation and how ICT can be applied to development evaluation.

United Nations Evaluations Group (UNEG) Week

15 May 2017 - 19 May 2017
The 2017 Evaluation Week will take place in Vienna between 15th and 19th May, 2017. The event is organized with the support of the Vienna-based UNEG member organizations: Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization (CTBTO), International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and United Nations [...more]