3ie events

3ie hosts seminars, workshops and conferences in multiple locations across the world. These events focus on sharing the latest evidence, innovations in evaluations, systematic reviews, gap maps, replications and evidence use. They are a platform for vibrant discussions and debates between researchers, policymakers and programme managers on priority topics.

Upcoming events

December 2023

Impact Evaluation: There is a Different Way to Do It

Webinar 13 December 2023 Online Join the Humanitarian Assistance Evidence Cycle (HAEC) for a one-hour interactive webinar to launch a three-part Impact Insights webinar series. During the foundational webinar, the HAEC team will present on what impact evaluations can answer, relative to other evaluation types, and the importance of causal evidence in the humanitarian sector.

March 2024

Call for papers: Economics Writing Workshop on Micro-development in Africa

Workshop 15 March 2024 Africa

Nobel in Africa invites emerging scholars to participate in their symposium, “Micro-development research in the last 20 years: what have we learned?” and a writing workshop on 15 March 2024. Twelve scholars will be selected to attend the symposium and workshop, where they will have the chance to present their papers, receive feedback from their peers and select participants from the event. Travel and accommodation will be provided for the duration of the workshop. Applications are open to all scholars (including PhD students and postdocs) working in the field of micro-development.

Previous events

Resilience Evidence Forum 2023

Conference 20 - 23 June 2023 South Africa

The Resilience Evidence Forum is a three-day interactive gathering that will take stock of the latest evidence on resilience and its implications for policy and programming and spark further collaborations and capacity exchange across geographic contexts, sectors, and actors.

3ie at gLOCAL 2023

Conferences 29 May - 02 June 2023 Online gLOCAL Evaluation Week is a unique knowledge-sharing event, connecting a global community of people across sectors and regions. In this event, participants from all over the world joined events to learn from each other on a vast number of topics and themes.

Reinvigorating the evidence agenda at development organizations

Conferences 24 May 2023 On the occasion of 3ie’s 15th anniversary, evidence leaders, operational experts, decision-makers and researchers come together to reflect on and share ways to address institutional and structural barriers to evidence use.

May 2023

Impact Evaluation of Humanitarian Cash Transfers - ADN Dignidad Program

Conference 18 May 2023 Online The Cash for Urban Assistance (CUA) Consortium, led by Action Against Hunger in association with the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) and the Danish Refugee Council (DRC), is organizing a virtual international launch of the impact evaluation results of the ADN Dignidad program.

Strengthening resilience against shocks and stressors in L&MICs | A 3ie Evidence Gap Map and report

Webinar 11 May 2023 Online The effects of climate change, human-made disasters, and other recurring crises are contributing to multifaceted and complex emergencies globally. In this context, it is important to have an evidence-based and multidimensional understanding of how these challenges intersect with other factors and how they may cause or exacerbate them.

11 - 27
April 2023

3ie at USAID Learning and Evidence Month 2023

Conferences 11 - 27 April 2023 Online This high-level panel examined how key actors in the movement to develop a scientific evidence base for Development have established this learning over the last two decades and looks forward to how we can systematically summarize, gather, and showcase the evidence generated for practitioner use.

BITSS Open Research Seminar (Spring 2023)

Conferences 06 April 2023 Online

The Berkeley Initiative for Transparency in the Social Sciences (BITSS) is organizing the Spring 2023 Open Research Seminar (ORS), a webinar series to promote and share knowledge about the use of tools and practices for transparency and reproducibility in social science research. The ORS will be an opportunity for researchers to showcase applications of specific tools and practices or evaluations of the effectiveness of existing tools and practices.

21 - 24
February 2023

The Centre of Excellence for Development Impact and Learning (CEDIL) 2023 conference: Innovations in Impact Evaluation: What Have We Learned?

Conferences 21 - 24 February 2023 Online Over the course of four sessions on consecutive days, panel discussions and presentations will consider the future of impact evaluation and the lessons we have learned on using a range of methods to understand the complex pathways to impact, including in humanitarian contexts.

January 2023

Effective interventions to increase routine childhood immunization in L&MICs

Webinar 12 January 2023 In this webinar, 3ie presented and discussed findings from a new Review of Reviews that synthesizes the best available evidence on effective interventions for improving routine child immunization outcomes in L&MICs.

December 2022

Breaking down obstacles to impact evaluations in humanitarian settings

Webinar 07 December 2022 Humanitarian settings have long been seen as a challenging context for implementing rigorous impact evaluations. The Humanitarian Assistance Evidence Cycle (HAEC) Associate Award addresses this challenge by working to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of emergency food security activities by increasing the demand for impact evaluations and the supply of researchers.