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News & Events

News & Events

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

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
Event Type:
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:

Workshop 8 - Evaluating at the Nexus of Development and Environment: Challenges and Opportunities

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Venue:
Prague East Hall
Event Type:
Workshop

Global environmental changes are occurring at a faster pace than previously thought. In several areas, damage to the global environment has exceeded critical levels and threatens to lead to irreversible changes in global ecosystems.

Asian Evaluation Week 2018

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Conference

The 2018 Asian Evaluation Week (AEW), co-sponsored by the People’s Republic of China (PRC), Ministry of Finance Asia-Pacific Finance and Development Institute and ADB's

2019 Asian Evaluation Week

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Venue:
Kunming, China
Event Type:
Conference

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.

Free E-Learning Course on Evaluation and the 2030 Agenda

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eLearning

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.

Special Issue on Environment-Poverty Nexus and Sustainable Development

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The journal Sustainability (ISSN 2071-1050, IF 2.592) is currently running a Special Issue entitled "Environment-Poverty Nexus and Sustainable Development". Dr. Juha I. Uitto of the GEF Independent Evaluation Office (IEO) is serving as the Guest Editor for this issue.

Ecnomic Evaluation of Sustainable Development

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Book Promotion

The newly published book Economic Evaluation of Sustainable Development by authors Vinod Thomas and Namrata Chindarkar provides evidence of ho

Webinar on Energy Program and Policy Evaluation Capacity Building in the Asia Pacific

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Webinar

An upcoming IEPPEC Energy Evaluation Academy Webinar will be held on "Energy Program and Policy Evaluation Capacity Building in the Asia Pacific" featuring Dr. Edward Vine (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory).

9th AfrEA International Conference

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Venue:
Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire
Event Type:
Conference

The 9th African Evaluation Association (AfrEA) International Conference will be held from March 11-15, 2019 in Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire. The theme for this conference is "Accelerating Africa's Development: Strengthening National Evaluation Ecosystems". The conference aims to: