Program Evaluation Workshop is a 10-day fully Residential Program certified by Cornell University, USA and Grassroots Research And Advocacy Movement (GRAAM), India. The workshop will be held in the PES University, Bengaluru from 17 to 27 July 2017. The course targets researchers, senior students, government officials and corporates working on evaluating programs or projects, broadly in the disciplines of social sciences & management. The course will be delivered by faculty members of Cornell University, USA and will focus on quantitative as well as qualitative methods of program evaluation.
USAID’s MEASURE Evaluation project is organising the international workshop on impact evaluation of population, health and nutrition programmes, for English-speaking professionals. The workshop is sponsored by the Addis Continental Institute of Public Health and MEASURE Evaluation, in collaboration with the Global Evaluation and Monitoring Network for Health (GEMNet-Health). The two-week course will be held from 24 July to 4 August, 2017 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The deadline to apply is 26 May 2017.
Taught in English, the course is designed for mid-level health and population researchers, administrators, program managers, and other professionals involved in the implementation and evaluation of population, health and nutrition programs. The course provides intensive, hands-on training in impact evaluation with an emphasis on statistical methods for professionals currently involved in related activities. The total course fee is USD4,330 inclusive of the workshop tuition, accommodation, partial board (breakfast daily and lunch on days when the workshop is in session), and round-trip airport transfers.
Cochrane South Africa, South African Medical Research Council will be hosting the 2017 Global Evidence Summit on 12-16 September at Cape Town South Africa.The event aims to advance the use of reliable research evidence in addressing some of the world’s most serious health and social challenges.The Global Evidence Summit will be the first time that Cochrane, The Campbell Collaboration, Guidelines International Network, International Society for Evidence-based Health Care, and Joanna Briggs Institute have joined forces to create this premiere event in evidence-based policy. The theme of the Summit is ‘Using evidence. Improving lives.