News & Interactions

IPDET is Back – New courses to run in July 2018

The Center for Evaluation (CEval) (Germany), in consortium with the University of Bern (Switzerland), has been selected to manage and deliver IPDET …

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Results of the IDEAS Board Elections 2018 (for IDEAS Members Only)

Message on behalf of Daniel Svoboda and Romeo Santos, IDEAS Election Committee Dear IDEAS Members Voting for the candidates for …

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Evaluating in the Contexts of Fragility, Conflict and Violence (EvalFCV)

Summary This ITIG will serve as a catalyst to promote evaluations in the contexts of fragility, conflict and violence. Specifically, …

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Upcoming events in the Meetings and Events calendar

Two new events have been added to the Meetings and Events calendar for your information: “Communicating evidence for sustainable development” …

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IDEAS first online publication “Evaluation for Agenda 2030

IDEAS and UNDP Independent Evaluation Office book launch, ‘Evaluation for the Agenda 2030 – Providing Evidence on Progress and Sustainability’ …

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Measuring Peace in our Lifetime

How to best approach evaluating SDG-16 – Peace, Justice, and Strong Institutions by Hur Hassnain Evaluating peace, justice and strong …

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New IDEAS Publication and Dissemination Policy

We are pleased to announce that IDEAS has a brand-new Publication and Dissemination Policy. The objective of the policy is …

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Update on the Joint Conference, 4 – 8 December, Guanajuato, Mexico

The regional evaluation networks ReLAC, REDLACME and the global association of evaluators IDEAS have joined forces in 2017 to organize …

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Nomination Results: IDEAS’ Special Board Election 2017

The IDEAS Election Committee is pleased to announce the results of the nominations for the vacant board position (Board Member …

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IDEAS – APEA Memorandum of Understanding Signed

In line with fostering regional partnerships with evaluation associations to pursue common goals through mutual collaboration and reciprocal support, IDEAS …

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UN Women Evaluation Handbook – now available in Arabic, French and Spanish

The Independent Evaluation Office is pleased to launch the UN Women Evaluation Handbook: How to manage gender-responsive evaluation in French, …

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UNEG Norms and Standards for Evaluation – Available in all six UN official languages

In July 2016, the United Nations Evaluation Group (UNEG) launched the updated 2016 UNEG Norms and Standards. This publication is …

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AEA makes eStudy courses available on-demand

As 2017 is in full swing, AEA would like to highlight that 2016 was an exceptional year for evaluation education …

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Evidence on Climate Action for Sustainable Development

Another source for inspiration and international best practices has just become available on the internet. In 2014 the second international …

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Principles to Guide Collaborative Approaches to Evaluation (CAE)

The COVE research team (Collaborative Opportunities to Value Evaluation: Brad Cousins, Lyn Shula, Elizabeth Whitmore, Hind Al Hudib, Nathalie Gilbert) …

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Launch of the first guide on Evaluation of Humanitarian Action

Some of you may already be aware that ALNAP launched Evaluations in Humanitarian Action Guide yesterday at the Overseas Development …

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“IDEAS’ Code of Ethics and its New Constitution at the European Evaluation Society Conference 2016 in Maastricht

The IDEAS’ President and Board Members presented IDEAS’ Code of Ethics in a Panel Discussion at the European Evaluation Society …

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3ie launches summary report of the biggest systematic review on education effectiveness in low- and middle-income countries

3ie has launched the summary report of the most comprehensive systematic review on the impact of education programmes in low- …

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IDEAS Code of Ethics for Sustainable Evaluation

We cordially invite delegates at the EES conference in Maastricht to join us for a panel discussion on “IDEAS Code …

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A special welcome to our new website!

Dear members and visitors, The website of IDEAS has been renewed. In a survey last year members overwhelmingly told us …

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Leaving no-one behind: Evaluating SDGs with an Equity focused and Gender responsive lens.

In March 2016, policy makers and evaluators gathered in New York City to meet the challenge of evaluating the Sustainable Development …

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