UNEG Ethical Guidelines for Evaluation

These guidelines from the United Nations Evaluation Group (UNEG) were designed to ensure ethical practice takes place in evaluations involving all UN agencies.


  • Ethical Conduct in Evaluation – A Shared Responsibility
  • Ethical Principles in Evaluation
  • Intentionality of Evaluation
  • Obligations of Evaluators
  • Obligations to Participants
  • Evaluation Process and Product
  • Obligations of Evaluation Managers and Commissioners 


United Nations Evaluation Group (UNEG), (2008). UNEG ethical guidelines for evaluation. Retrieved from website: http://www.unevaluation.org/documentdownload?doc_id=102&file_id=548