How do you feel about exploring new ways to shape evaluation conferences? Have you ever attended an Un-conference event?
I have put together some ideas on this topic on the post Shaking evaluation conferences with un-conference events at the EES Blog.
The issue is that, in my opinion, evaluation conferences are a…Continue
Greetings from Beautiful Boise!
My new guest blog post on communicating with policymakers was published this morning by the Evaluation Capacity Development Group (ECDG).
I believe communication is probably one of the most important and challenging aspects of my job as the director of a legislative evaluation shop. Policymakers are busy folks with many competing things on their minds. Getting their attention isn’t easy. Having worked for them for so many years, I thought they…Continue
The 2014 Annual General Meeting of IDEAS was held on 3rd July, at Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada. There were 57 participants at the meeting, and the session was videotaped, so that those of us who could not be there nevertheless have an opportunity to follow the proceedings. For those who wish to view the video on any web browser or dedicated player
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Greetings from Beautiful Boise, Idaho!
Recently my guest blog post on data visualization was published on Dr. Stephanie Evergreen’s website, Evergreen Data (http://stephanieevergreen.com/blog/). Here is a link to the post: http://stephanieevergreen.com/embracing-dataviz/ In this post I talk about how we implemented data visualization lessons we learned from Stephanie…Continue
We at Tactical Technology Collective have just launched the 'Women's Rights Campaigning: Info-Activism Toolkit.' It is a new guide for women's rights activists, advocates, NGOs and community based organisations who want to use technology tools and practices in their campaigning:
In the context of Gender and Evaluation, perhaps some more…Continue
My mother used to say that where there are two or more people, there will always be politics over resources. Because evaluations involve making judgments about prioritization, distribution, and use of resources, evaluations will always be inherently political.
Greetings! I am Rakesh Mohan, director of the Office of Performance Evaluations (OPE), an independent agency of the Idaho Legislature. This year our office is celebrating 20…Continue
Facilitation for development. Concepts, practices and approaches to share, learn and improve outcomes for societal development, based in the experience of knowledge management for development practitioners.
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We at the Institute of Social Studies Trust invited Ranjani Murthy, feminist researcher and evaluator, to our workshop to share the participatory evaluation tools that she uses when she conducts evaluations. While many of these tools are used in participatory research and evaluations, our interest in these tools was to understand how these tools maybe used for gender sensitive and feminist evaluations. We are pleased to share with you the edited videos of the training, Ranjani conducted with…Continue