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Job Opportunities at GEF Independent Evaluation Office

Date: Friday, Feb 16, 2018

There are currently two vacancies available at the GEF Independent Evaluation Office. The office is seeking two short term consultantcies.

1. Evaluation of GEF Support to Mainstreaming Biodiversity - Country Case Study in South Africa

Deadline to apply is March 5, 2018.

2. Strategic Country Cluster Evaluation - Geospatial Analysis

Deadline to apply is March 4, 2018.

Request for Proposals for Evidence Gap Map and Systematic Review of Transformational Change

Date: Wednesday, Feb 07, 2018

The Independent Evaluation Unit of the Green Climate Fund is accepting submissions for the Request for Proposal for the ‘Provision of consultancy services to formulate an Evidence Gap Map and undertake a Systematic Review of Transformational Change’ until the 19th of February 5 PM KST.

Evaluation for Agenda 2030 - Providing Evidence on Progress and Sustainability

Date: Friday, Jan 19, 2018

The book provides an overview of some of the crucial transformations seen in development, and how evaluation plays an important role in these changes.

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13th European Evaluation Society Biennial Conference

Date: Sunday, Jul 15, 2018

The 13th European Evaluation Society (EES) Biennial Conference will be held from 1-5 October 2018 in Thessaloniki,Greece. The theme of the conference is "Evaluation for more resilient societies". The conference will hold debates on evaluation in times of financial, geopolitical, environmental and humanitarian crisis.

More information is available on the EES website.

Conference on Rural Inequalities set for May 2018

Date: Thursday, Dec 21, 2017

The Independent Office of Evaluation of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) will hold a conference titled "Rural Inequalities: Evaluating Approaches to Overcome Disaparities" in Rome, Italy from May 3-4, 2018.


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