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Book Launch - Transformational Evaluation for the Global Crises of our Times

Starting Date: Thursday, July 29, 2021
Location: online

A book launch will take place on 29 July, 2021 from 14.00 UTC (= 16.00 CEST = 10.00 a.m. EDT) on the recently released "Transformational Evaluation for the Global Crises of Our Times".

Request for Expressions of Interest - Consultant for UNEG Sub-Working Group on Policy

Date: Tuesday, Jul 20, 2021

The GEF Independent Evaluation Office is seeking to hire a Short-Term Consultant for the stock-taking exercise on approaches of UN agencies to monitoring and evaluation of policy influence interventions.

Purpose and scope of the stocktaking study

Book Launch for Evaluation in Fragility, Conflict and Violence

Date: Wednesday, Jun 23, 2021

The International Development Evaluation Association (IDEAs) released a book on Evaluation in the Contexts of Fragility, Conflict and Violence which provides guidance from global evaluation practitioners from various organizations and regions. The book shows a diverse set of perspectives and experiences on sensitive issues when measuring change in unpredictable, complex, and violent situations. There are two book launches planned:

Launch Event 1:  Tuesday, June 29th 17.00-18.30 ICT  (12.00-13.30 CEST) 

Environmental Peacebuilding Survey

Date: Wednesday, Jun 02, 2021

The Environmental Peacebuilding Association, the Environmental Law Institute, and the United Nations Environment Programme are collaborating on a project with the United States Institute for Peace to improve the monitoring and evaluation of environmental peacebuilding. They are developing a review paper, practitioner’s toolkit, and policy paper in relation to the research. As part of their own M&E for the project, they have created a “pre-project” survey to assess the state current state of the field.

Webinar on Lessons from GEF's Interventions in Fragile and Conflict-Affected Situations

Starting Date: Thursday, June 3, 2021
Location: Online

Join the GEF Independent Evaluation Office, the Environmental Law Institute, and the World Bank for a webinar on Lessons from an Evaluation of the GEF’s Interventions in Fragile and Conflict-Affected Situations, which is part of the gLOCAL Evaluation Week 2021.

Register here

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