Results, risk assessment and management in development cooperation – Towards a Common Approach

Friday, October 29th, 2010

Date: 25 - 26 November 2010 Venue: Nordatlantens Brygge, Strandgade 91, Copenhagen (From ODI website) "The conference is organised by the Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs and co-hosted by The Humanitarian Policy Group at the Overseas Development Institute and the OECD/DAC International Network on Conflict and Fragility (INCAF). Development cooperation is ...

Stories from Aidland: Dancing to the Tune

Thursday, September 9th, 2010

(From The Broker) Dancing to the tune, by Nancy Okail, July 2010 This story chronicles my involvement in the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) monitoring survey on aid effectiveness in a North African country in 2006. The OECD monitoring survey was a tool designed to assess how ...

Workshop: Designing and Building a Results-Based Monitoring and Evaluation System

Tuesday, January 12th, 2010

Date: Sunday   23-May-10   09:00 AM   till: Thursday   27-May-10   05:00 PM Venue: Amman, Jordan Join us in Amman, Jordan for a 5-days training workshop in designing and building a results-based M&E system.  The course is organized by the Jordan Education Initiative (JEI) and will heavily ...

New Handbook on Planning, Monitoring and Evaluating for Development Results

Friday, September 18th, 2009

We are pleased to inform you that the new Handbook on Planning, Monitoring and Evaluating for Development Results was launched by the Administrator on September 15th, 2009. The Evaluation Office, the Operations Support Group, and the Capacity Development Group of the Bureau for Development Policy collaborated in revising the publication. ...

Evaluation of Conflict Sensibility, Conflict Prevention and Peace Building Programmes

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2009

Date: 5-8 October 2009 Venue: Belgium This annual course is an intermediate- to advanced level course based on the newest guidelines established by the OECD-DAC. It provides methodologies for carrying out assessments of conflict sensibility, conflict situations and, subsequently, evaluating the performance of peace-building and conflict prevention activities in a ...

Training: Monitoring and Evaluation for Results

Saturday, April 25th, 2009

Date: July 6-17, 2009 Venue: The World Bank Headquarters 1818 H Street, NW Washington, DC 20433 SPONSORS World Bank Institute Evaluation Group (WBIEG) TOPICS Introduction to Monitoring and Evaluation Logic Models and Evaluation Questions Indicators and Measurement Research Designs Data Collection Reconstructing Baseline Data Sampling Data Analysis The Practice of Impact Evaluation Reporting Results and Utilization of Evaluations Managing Monitoring and Evaluation Functions

Training: Monitoring and Evaluation for Results

Saturday, April 25th, 2009

Date: May 11-15, 2009 Venue: Hotel Africa in Tunis, Tunisia SPONSORS World Bank Institute Evaluation Group (WBIEG) and Joint Africa Institute (JAI) TOPICS Introduction to Monitoring and Evaluation Logic Models and Evaluation Questions Indicators and Measurement Research Designs Data Collection Reconstructing Baseline Data Sampling Data Analysis The Practice of Impact Evaluation Reporting Results and Utilization of Evaluations Managing Monitoring and Evaluation Functions

Training in Evaluation of Humanitarian Action

Monday, April 20th, 2009

Date: 21st-24th June 2009 Venue: Belgium Channel Research and the Active Learning Network for Accountability and Performance (ALNAP) are inviting participants for Training in Evaluation of Humanitarian Action, Belgium, 21st-24th June 2009 (actual training dates 22nd-24th June 2009). This course is an introductory-to-intermediate level course and has the overall aim of assisting ...

Review of results-based management at the United Nations

Wednesday, April 15th, 2009

A >Report< of the Office of Internal Oversight Services.  September 2008 “Results-based management at the United Nations has been an administrative chore of little value to accountability and decision-making" Summary Results-based management involves focusing on what occurs beyond the process of translating inputs into outputs, namely outcomes (or "expected accomplishments") to which it ...

Results of the CONFERENCE ON IMPACT EVALUATION HELD IN CAIRO 29 MARCH – 2 APRIL

Tuesday, April 14th, 2009

As documented on the conference website: KEY MESSAGES FROM THE CONFERENCE ON IMPACT EVALUATION HELD IN CAIRO  29 MARCH – 2 APRIL Zenda Ofir says "... papers presented at the conference will also be made available over the next week or two on the conference website at www.impactevaluation2009.org The draft NONIE ...