We collect knowledge-rich blogs from evaluators and persons both within and without our community. These blogs offer writers the opportunity to narrate in less formal writing styles their personal evaluation experiences, capture evaluation findings in easy-to-understand ways while engaging the community with other relevant knowledge.

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Protected Areas: PADDD and Poor Governance go Hand-in-hand

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By: Najeeb Khan, Short Term Consultant, GEF Independent Evaluation Office (GEF IEO)
On: Monday, May 18, 2015

Governments around the world should be striving to increase the number of protected areas (PAs) for the benefit of future generations, but there is increasing evidence that we may be moving in the opposite direction. What are the causes? What can we do about it?

Building Adaptive Learning Systems for NRM and CCA Outcomes and Sustainable Inclusive Growth

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By: Stephanie Hodge, Consultant, Gaia Consulting
On: Tuesday, Apr 21, 2015

This blog intends to make two main points: 1. Using NRM and CCA knowledge as an input to increase knowledge capital is critical to inclusive growth and sustainable development; 2. NRM and CCA knowledge systems should be included in the baseline analysis for project design to inform policy-making and systemic responses.

Patrons and Partners in Climate Compatible Development: The Water Filter Story

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By: Jasmine Hyman, PhD Candidate, Yale University
On: Wednesday, Mar 18, 2015

This blog from Jasmine Hyman of the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies explains how the distribution systems of climate-compatible development projects can have important effects on the project's long-term impact.

Independent evaluation of the Inter-American Development Bank’s work on climate change in Latin America and the Caribbean: 3 Main Takeaways

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By: Maria Paula Mendieta, Research Fellow, Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
On: Tuesday, Mar 10, 2015

This blog from the Inter- American Development Bank Office of Evaluation and Oversight (OVE) gives an overview of takeaways of projects in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) and how they contributed to climate change mitigation and adaptation.

Hello from the new Climate-Eval moderator!

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By: Shanna Edberg, Moderator, Global Environment Facility
On: Monday, Mar 02, 2015
Hello to the Climate-Eval community! I wanted to introduce myself as the new moderator of Climate-Eval.