News & Events

News & Events

News & Events

News & Events related to the GEF Independent Evaluation Office (IEO)

2020 Conference of the Canadian Evaluation Society

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Conference

Dear evaluators of Latin America and the Caribbean,

2nd Energy Evaluation Conference in Asia (EEAP)

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Bangkok, Thailand
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Conference

This conference will meet in Bangkok to come together to share experiences and work together on common issues and concerns on energy policy and evaluation. The theme of this year's conference is "How can evaluation be used to secure support from funders?".

Joint IDEAS/3rd International Conference - Keynote (II) Address

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Prague Hall
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Session

Adeline Sibanda, President of the International Organisation for Cooperation in Evaluation (IOCE) and independent evaluator, Zimbabwe/South Africa on the role of evaluation for the SDGs in Africa

Chair: Ada Ocampo, UNICEF

Environment 6: Formative and Real-time Evaluation

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Amsterdam Hall
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Session

The session aimed to explore three questions about real time and formative evaluations:

Joint Session on the Prague Declaration

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Amsterdam Hall
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Session

Moderated by Rob D. van den Berg, Juha Uitto and Daniel Svoboda
Fine-tuning and finalization

Environment 4: Evaluation approaches for assessing integrated environmental and socio-economic cobenefits

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Amsterdam Hall
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Session

This session focus was on how best to approach the socio-economic and environment nexus from an evaluation point of view in today's SDG's context. Dr.

Environment 5: Blending quantative with qualitative analysis in understanding change

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Amsterdam Hall
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Session

The session on Blending Quantitative with Qualitative Analysis in Understanding Change includes four talks on the experiences of various organizations in conducting mixed-method evaluations.

Communities of Practice & Poster Session

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Amsterdam Hall
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Poster

A cocktail reception hosted by the GEF Independent Evaluation and FAO Office of Evaluation discussed the roles of Earth-Eval and Eval Forward communities of practice. The event focused on what the two communities of practices offer.

Opening Session: Official opening of both conferences

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Prague Hall
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Plenary

Welcome words of Rob D. van den Berg, IDEAS President, Juha I. Uitto, Director of the Independent Evaluation Office of the Global Environment Facility (GEF-IEO) and Martin Pĕlucha, President of CES

Environment 1: Transformational change: Processes and Impact

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Amsterdam Hall
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Session

This session focused on transformational change in the environment. The discussion focused on issues, processes, and impacts of transformational change. In particular in two main areas: