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2020 Conference of the Canadian Evaluation Society

Date: Tuesday, Nov 19, 2019

Dear evaluators of Latin America and the Caribbean,

The 2020 Conference of the Canadian Evaluation Society cordially invites you to participate in the annual 2020 conference. The 2020 conference will explore the issue of the use of evaluation and will be organized by the SCE section in the national capital at the Shaw Center in Ottawa (Ontario, Canada), from June 13 to 17.

Webinar on Unintended Consequences and Trade-offs: Evaluating in the Nexus of Environment, Climate and Development

Starting Date: Wednesday, December 4, 2019
Location: Online

On 4 December 2019 from 9:00-10:30 am EST (NY local time), UNICEF and EVALSDGs, in partnership with GEF, Green Climate Fund, IEO, and Earth-Eval will organize a webinar on Unintended Consequences and Trade-offs: Evaluating in the Nexus of Environment, Climate and Development.

Third International Conference on Evaluating Environment and Development

Date: Saturday, Oct 05, 2019

The GEF Independent Evaluation Office together with the Earth-Eval Community of Practice organized the Third International Conference on Evaluating Environment and Development in collaboration with IDEAS Global Assembly. The conference gathered the participants in Prague, Czech Republic, for 2 days of workshops and 3 days of intensive discussions during the conference. The following sessions were directly linked to the 3rd International Conference:

Free E-Learning Course on Evaluation and the 2030 Agenda

Date: Monday, Aug 05, 2019

EvalSDGs and the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) have teamed up to launch a free e-learning course on Evaluation and the 2030 Agenda. The course will be two weeks long (2-13 September). The deadline to register is 31 August 2019.

Learning objectives of the course include:

2019 Asian Evaluation Week

Starting Date: Monday, September 2, 2019
Ending Date: Friday, September 6, 2019
Location: Kunming, China

The Asia-Pacific Finance and Development Institute (AFDI), together with the Independent Evaluation Department (IED) of the Asian Development Bank (ADB), hosted the 2019 Asian Evaluation Week. The theme was "Quality Evaluation for Better Results: Local, National, Regional Perspectives". Juha Uitto (Director, GEF IEO) organized a session on evaluative evidence to tackle environmental and development challenges in SIDS.

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