Blogs

We collect knowledge-rich blogs from evaluators and persons both within and without our community. These blogs offer writers the opportunity to narrate in less formal writing styles their personal evaluation experiences, capture evaluation findings in easy-to-understand ways while engaging the community with other relevant knowledge.

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Professionalization With a View to Eval2030

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By: Caroline Heider, Director General, Independent Evaluation Group (IEG) - World Bank Group
On: Thursday, Nov 05, 2015

Are we ready, will we ever be? The conversation about professionalization in evaluation has a long history, and often raises much concern and interest. But come to think of it: many other professions took hundreds of years to shape their professional standards.

Chance to Make Infrastructure Climate-Friendly

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By: Vinod Thomas, Director General, Independent Evaluation Department / ADB
On: Thursday, Oct 29, 2015

As multilateral development banks, private sources and governments gear up to fill massive infrastructure gaps in Asia, we must not miss a unique opportunity.

We Are All Knowledge Brokers, You Know

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By: James Smith, Strategic Consultant & Community Facilitator, REEEP
On: Tuesday, Sep 22, 2015

We’re all knowledge brokers. As social beings we naturally pass around information, filtering it and combining it with other bits of information that we think are relevant or interesting, then communicating that to others.

What Would You Do with 200 Million US Dollars?

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By: Dennis Bours, Evaluation Officer, GEF Independent Evaluation Office (GEF IEO)
On: Thursday, Sep 17, 2015

Towards the end of a recent meeting Dr. Melissa Kenney asked me; “What would you do if you had 200 million US Dollars to improve the monitoring and evaluation of climate change adaptation and sustainable development?”

Book Review "Engaging the Public with Climate Change"

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By: Dennis Bours, Evaluation Officer, GEF Independent Evaluation Office (GEF IEO)
On: Wednesday, Sep 02, 2015

A new book on my desk, edited by Lorraine Whitmarsch, Saffron O’Neill and Irene Lorenzoni, is titled "Engaging the Public with Climate Change: Behaviour Change and Communication", and that book will be reviewed in this blog post.

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