Global investment in biomedical research has grown significantly over the last decades, reaching approximately a quarter of a trillion US dollars in 2010. However, not all of this investment is distributed evenly by gender. It follows, arguably, that scarce research resources may not be optimally invested (by either not supporting the best science or by failing to investigate…Continue
Here is a new book to which I contributed a chapter
The Future of Evaluation
Global Trends, New Challenges, Shared Perspectives
Editors: Meyer, Wolfgang, Stockmann,Reinhard (Eds.)
Edition id: 314174, ebook ISBN 978-1-137-37637-4;E-Book $89; HardCover $120; Buy Chapter$29.95
About this book…
I am delighted to share the second briefings on SDG Evaluation with some clear policy pointers that would help policymakers, advisors evaluators and other practitioners engaged in the evaluation of the Sustainable Development Goals, as advocated by Agenda 2030.
I have the pleasure to inform you that the UNEG Evaluation Norms and Standards have been updated to better reflect the strategic changes happened in the last 10 years, notably the launch of the Sustainable Development Goals and the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda. The updated UNEG N&S includes 4 new Norms on a) Internationally agreed principles, goals and targets; b) Human rights and gender equality; c) National evaluation capacities, and d) Professionalism,…Continue
Added by Rituu B Nanda on July 9, 2016 at 11:08 — No Comments
Are you looking for ideas about how to conduct a gender review in your own organisation?
Do take a look at this great blog by Claire Hughes, Principal Consultant at ITAD which gives a great overview of a participatory gender review process.
The ITAD experience of using participatory and reflective methodology opened important conversations across the…Continue
Guest lecture by Ranjani K Murthy organized by Community of Evaluators, Nepal, 20th June, 2016
This session seeks to demonstrate how progress towards SDG 5 could be…
In September last year, Itad joined the HeforShe global campaign for gender equality. We took this decision with the intention of strengthening our gender focus, both in our monitoring and evaluation work, and in our internal operations. Since then, we have certainly not been idle!
To map out a way forward, we decided to review how gender currently features in Itad and use…Continue