Evidence for Policy Prediction: Intervention-centred or Context-centred?
Speaker: Nancy Cartwright, FBA FAcSS, Professor of Philosophy, Durham University, Co-Director of Durham's Centre for Humanities Engaging Science and Society (CHESS)
Venue: Jerry Morris Room (Tavistock Place building of LSHTM), London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15-17 Tavistock Place, London, WC1H 0PD
Date: Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Time: 12:30 to 14:00
This short survey from the Africa Evidence Network (www.africaevidencenetwork.org
Click here to take the survey.
The Board of the African Evaluation Association (AfrEA) in parternership with The Uganda Evaluation Association (UEA) is organising the 8th AfrEA International Confer
One of 3ie’s workshop sessions in this conference is going to be an experience-sharing dialogue with participants about their capacity-building experience, needs and interests in the African region. To help us learn more in the area of systematic reviews and evidence mapping, we are collaborating with the African Evidence Network (AEN). They are running this short online survey, please click here to take it. They will be sharing the results with us at the end of March, as part of a dialogue on capacity building in the region.
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. Deadline for submissions is 1 March 2017.
Evaluation Conclave 2017: Community of Evaluators a Section 25 company registered in India, is a consortium of evaluators from South Asia working together to strengthen the field of evaluation. The member countries are: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka; however, membership is open to other nationals as well. 3ie will be actively participating in this conference. For information please click here.
Last date for submitting proposals and contributions for strands is 31 January 2017.