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  • 29 results found
  • Training
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    Mode: Online
    Event organiser: IMA International

    This Monitoring, Evaluation Accountability and Learning online course is an 8-week programme specifically designed for development workers in NGOs, government, UN agencies and private sector organisations. We know you and your organisation want to become more effective. We believe you can do this by enhancing MEAL practices. The course addresses MEAL for the entire results chain and enables you to understand the importance of using information and knowledge for learning and evidence-based decision-making.

  • Webinar
    Start date:
    Mode: Online
    Event organiser: World Food Program (WFP)

    The commitments to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development recognise the need to support national capacities for implementing the Sustainable Development Goals. For WFP this means supporting governments to reach more food insecure people through strengthening the transformative capacities of individuals, public institutions and civil society. However, evaluating the contribution to change (outcome) as a result of capacity-strengthening interventions presents various evaluability challenges.

  • Conference
    Start date:
    Mode: Online
    Event organiser: Eastern Evaluation Research Society (EERS)

    The theme for the Eastern Evaluation Research Society’s 2024 Annual Conference (#EERS24) is: Reality, Risk, and Resilience: Reimagining Evaluation.

    The conference will take place virtually on Thursday, April 18 and Friday, April 19, 2024. A description of the conference theme can be found here.

    The conference registration fee is $160.  A reduced rate of $60 is available for students, and an early bird rate of $125 will be offered up to April 1, 2024.​

  • Training
    Start date:
    Mode: Online
    Country: Egypt
    City: Giza
    Event organiser: Beit Al Karma Consulting

    Course Overview

    Proposals are project design documents with potential impact on clients’ organizations projects’ stakeholders customers and beneficiaries. Once approved winning proposals become project plans that will lead to well-executed mission-critical work. Proposals help nonprofit organizations businesses and public-sector agencies to increase their contracts awards and to enhance levels of revenue. Bid and proposal teams that have knowledge of and use industry recognized best practices are more likely to win.

  • Webinar
    Start date:
    Mode: Online
    Event organiser: Ann-Murray Brown

    This workshop is designed to equip participants with the essential knowledge and practical skills to use Artifical Intelligence (AI) tools such as ChatGPT, Claude.ai and Perplexity.ai for evaluation and research purposes. More specifcially, to use AI tools for the analysis of qualitative data from documents, interviews, observations and focus groups.

    Overview of curriculum

    The course covers:

  • Webinar
    Start date:
    Mode: Online
    Event organiser: World Food Program (WFP)

    Evaluation managers and evaluators will share good practices and lessons in integrating gender equality and women’s empowerment considerations into evaluations across a range of different programmes, policies and operations which run the gamut from gender blind to gender transformative. Building on previous years’ EvalXchange the discussion will also address recurring challenges, devising effective strategies to address them, as well as recognizing and managing trade-offs within the constraints of limited resources

  • Training
    Start date:
    Mode: Online
    Event organiser: IMA International

    Our CPD-accredited Knowledge Management (KM) online training course is a 7-week programme specifically designed for key personnel in NGOs, government, UN agencies and private sector organisations. You work from the comfort of your own home or office. Designed to fit around your schedule and allow you to learn when you learn best. You complete the paced course over seven weeks with facilitated, scheduled live meetings, including four fixed-date webinars. You will join a peer group of participants from different organisations and countries. You will provided with the following:

  • Conference
    Start date:
    Mode: In person
    Country: Canada
    City: Fredericton, New Brunswick
    Event organiser: Canadian Evaluation Society (CES)

    Renewal and Confluence: Navigating the Future of Evaluation

    The 2024 National Conference is an opportunity to come together to renew, where ideas will flow and contribute to collective progress (confluence).

    Calling all evaluation professionals! Join us for the Canadian Evaluation Society's National Conference, where we explore the theme of "Renewal and Confluence: Navigating the Future of Evaluation."

    Why You Need to be at C2024

  • Training
    Start date:
    Mode: Online
    Event organiser: Outcome Harvesting Training Team

    Would you like to learn how to use Outcome Harvesting? Whether you are completely new to Outcome Harvesting or have some experience but want to learn from highly experienced practitioners, this training is for you. Join Goele Scheers and Richard Smith for this highly participatory training!

    Six live sessions of 1-3 hours @ 10.00 CET, plus up to 60 minutes of offline study between sessions. (If this time doesn't suit you, we are also running the same training in November with live sessions at 19.00 CET).

  • Conference
    GEI
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    Mode: Online
    Event organiser: GEI

    Save the date: June 3rd - 7th

    gLOCAL Evaluation Week is a unique knowledge-sharing event, connecting a global community of people across sectors and regions. Over the course of a week, participants from all over the world join events - in their neighborhood or across the ocean - to learn from each other on a vast number of topics and themes.

  • Training
    ÉNAP
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    Mode: In person
    Country: Morocco
    City: Marrakech
    Event organiser: École nationale d'administration publique (ENAP)

    Le Programme international de formation en évaluation du développement (PIFED) vise à enseigner les fondements du processus d'évaluation, grâce à une suite de 8 modules alliant 50% de théorie et 50% de pratique. La formule pédagogique permet ainsi de se confronter directement à des cas réels d'évaluation.

  • Training
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    Mode: In person
    Country: Netherlands
    City: Nijmegen
    Event organiser: MethodsNet and Radboud School of Management

    The aim of this five-day course is to enable participants to decide which evaluation approach, research strategy and corresponding methods are appropriate given the scope of an evaluation. Vice versa, participants will learn how to modify scope to fit a feasible evaluation design.

    The first two days of the course will focus on how to conduct a systematic selection process to ensure a best fit between evaluation needs and specific research methods.

  • Training
    Start date:
    Mode: In person
    Country: United Kingdom
    City: Brighton
    Event organiser: IMA International

    Do you need help with your MEAL plan? To refresh your knowledge, learn techniques and approaches, or develop a Log Frame? We will help you and your organisation to become more effective, by enhancing MEAL practices. Find out how you can advocate for an effective MEAL system so your organization can become more responsive, strategic, and effective by using information and knowledge for evidence-based decision making.

  • Training
    Start date:
    Mode: In person
    Country: United Kingdom
    City: Brighton
    Event organiser: IMA International

    Do you need help with your MEAL plan? To refresh your knowledge, learn techniques and approaches, or develop a Log Frame? We will help you and your organisation to become more effective, by enhancing MEAL practices. Find out how you can advocate for an effective MEAL system so your organization can become more responsive, strategic, and effective by using information and knowledge for evidence-based decision-making.

  • Training
    Start date:
    Mode: In person
    Country: United Kingdom
    City: Brighton
    Event organiser: IMA International

    Join us for our 3-week Certificate in International Development Management course where we combine our popular MEAL training with our impactful Leadership and Management in International Development (LMD) training to create a course that will help you to be an efficient and successful manager with excellent monitoring and evaluation skills so that you can create positive change in your team and projects.

    Why choose this course?

  • Training
    Start date:
    Mode: Online
    Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
    Event organiser: CECAN Ltd

    CECAN Ltd is delighted to introduce this brand new training opportunity! Building on our popular 'Handling Complexity in Policy Evaluation' series, which is designed to provide you with knowledge and practical advice that allows you to deal with complexity in policy analysis and evaluation.

  • Training
    ÉNAP
    Start date:
    Mode: In person
    City: Luxembourg
    Event organiser: École nationale d'administration publique (ENAP)

    Le Programme international de formation en évaluation du développement (PIFED) vise à enseigner les fondements du processus d'évaluation, grâce à une suite de 8 modules alliant 50% de théorie et 50% de pratique. La formule pédagogique permet ainsi de se confronter directement à des cas réels d'évaluation.

  • Conference
    Start date:
    Mode: Online
    Event organiser: Eval4Action

    Save the date!

    Building on the success of the first Youth in Evaluation week, Youth in Evaluation week 2024 will be held from 8-12 July 2024.

    Intergenerational solidarity takes centre stage - again!

    Aligned with the UN Summit of the Future 2024, this five-day event will continue to amplify dialogue and raise awareness on intergenerational solidarity for transformative evaluation and build momentum and commitment for enhancing meaningful youth engagement in evaluation.

  • Training
    Start date:
    Mode: In person
    Country: United Kingdom
    City: Brighton
    Event organiser: IMA International

    We cover globally recognised management and leadership theories, tools and techniques and adapt them to your needs, putting each one into practice. You get to network and learn with others in the development sector, and exercise new knowledge and skills on topics including influence, motivation, and power analysis. Finally, you leave the training course with a clear plan of how to apply what you have learnt, directly to your work.

  • Training
    IPDET
    Start date:
    Mode: In person
    Country: Switzerland
    City: Bern
    Event organiser: IPDET

    The IPDET 2024 On-Site program will take place in Bern, Switzerland, from July 15 to 26, 2024!

    Participants could attend the entire two weeks or just parts:

  • Conference
    Start date:
    Mode: In person
    Country: Czechia
    City: Prague
    Event organiser: Global Evidence Summit

    The Global Evidence Summit 2024 aims to provide a multi-disciplinary and cross-cultural platform, which provides the opportunity for delegates and speakers to exchange ideas about how best to produce, summarise and disseminate evidence to inform policy and practice and use that evidence to improve people’s lives across the world.

  • Conference
    Start date:
    Mode: In person
    Country: Australia
    City: Melbourne / Naarm
    Event organiser: Australian Evaluation Society

    Conference theme: Wayfinding

  • Conference
    Start date:
    Mode: In person
    Country: Germany
    City: Potsdam
    Event organiser: DeGEval

    Save the Date

    Theme: Transdisciplinarity: Impulses for and through evaluation!?

     

  • Conference
    Start date:
    Mode: In person
    Country: Italy
    City: Rimini
    Event organiser: European Evaluation Society (EES)

    The world is in a state of polycrisis, facing urgent challenges like environmental degradation, social injustice, and economic instability. These complex issues require new approaches beyond siloed, linear thinking. Collaboration across disciplines, sectors, and perspectives is essential to develop innovative, inclusive solutions.

  • Conference
    Start date:
    Mode: In person
    Country: South Africa
    Event organiser: SAMEA

    Save the date.

    Theme: VUCA-VUKA! Catalysing change through monitoring and evaluation

    Keep an eye out for upcoming details, including information on collaboration opportunities, speakers, abstract submissions, registration details, and more as the event date approaches.

  • Conference
    Start date:
    Mode: In person
    Country: United States of America
    City: Portland, OR
    Event organiser: American Evaluation Association (AEA)

    The lack of engagement of new and emerging perspectives in the evaluation field threatens diversity, sustainability, and the evolution of evaluation. At Evaluation 2024, we want to uplift these voices and encourage evaluators at all stages in their careers to bring forth new ideas, practices, and creative approaches to evaluation.

    The future is now. The next generation of evaluators are here, and their perspectives are vital to our success.

  • Conference
    GEI
    Start date:
    Mode: In person
    Event organiser: GEI, UNDP-IEO

    The National Evaluation Capacities (NEC) Conference will take place from October 28 to November 1, 2024. This year's theme is Responsive evaluation: for government, for inclusion and for the future.

    The NEC Conferences have engaged over 150 countries and their governments globally and have provided a venue for influential players to discuss and share ideas on good governance, evidence-based decision-making and improved performance management. This conference will be the eighth in a series that has taken place biennially since its inception in 2009.

  • Training
    Start date:
    Mode: Online
    Event organiser: Outcome Harvesting Training Team

    Would you like to learn how to use Outcome Harvesting? Whether you are completely new to Outcome Harvesting or have some experience but want to learn from highly experienced practitioners, this training is for you. Join Goele Scheers and Richard Smith for this highly participatory training!

    Six live sessions of 1-3 hours @ 19.00 CET, plus up to 60 minutes of offline study between sessions. (If this time doesn't suit you, we are also running the same training in May with live sessions at 10.00 CET).

  • Conference
    Start date:
    Mode: In person
    Country: United States of America
    City: National Harbor, MD
    Event organiser: Association for Public Policy Analysis & Management (APPAM)

    As the 46th annual meeting, the 2024 APPAM Fall Research Conference will be a multi-disciplinary research conference attracting the highest quality research on a wide variety of important current and emerging policy and management issues. The conference is comprised of panels, roundtables, posters, student research and resource sessions, workshops, community gatherings, and special events and is designed to encourage substantive interaction among participants.

    Conference theme

    Policymaking at the Federal, State, and Local Levels