Transparency and reproducibility of impact evaluation: a turning point for the evaluation community
Speaker: Arnaud Vaganay, director of Meta-Lab, Catalyst (Fellow) of the Berkeley Initiative for Transparency in Social Sciences (BITSS)
Date: 28 April, 3.30-5.00 p.m
Venue: Seminar Hall 1, Kamala Devi Complex, India International Centre, New Delhi – 110001
3ie invites you to join us for a one-day conference on Evidence for whom: is evidence giving decision makers what they need to address inequalities? on 27 April 2017 at the Beacon Hotel in Washington. The conference will include panel discussions on conducting equity sensitive impact evaluations, session on evidence from 3ie-funded studies on HIV and AIDS, impact evaluations in conflict-affected countries and a panel on promoting evidence use for all.
The Addis Continental Institute of Public Health and MEASURE Evaluation, in collaboration with the Global Evaluation and Monitoring Network for Health (GEMNet-Health), is sponsoring this international workshop for English-speaking professionals. The two-week course will be held from 24 July – 4 August 2017 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The last date for submitting applications is 26 May 2017. For more information, contact the MEASURE Evaluation training officer at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the Measure Evaluation website to download the workshop brochure, application form and workshop reference form.
Stats Camp Statistical Training Institute is an internationally recognised award winning event focused on advanced statistical training at the graduate and post-graduate level. The institute is organising a 2.5-day training on systematic review and meta-analysis on 1-5 May. The aim of this workshop is to help participants understand the concept of and the practical purposes of a systematic review and meta-analysis, earn the practice of systematic review and meta-analysis by conducting hands-on activities and to evaluate and critique published systematic reviews and meta-analyses among others. This workshop has rolling admissions; applicants are encouraged to apply as early as possible.
This short survey from the Africa Evidence Network (www.africaevidencenetwork.org
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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.
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.