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2018 UNEG Evaluation Week

22 Feb 2018

2018 EPE CEI.pdf

The 2018 Evaluation week took place in Rome between 7th and 11th May and is organized with the support of the Rome-based UNEG member organizations: Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and World Food Programme (WFP).

Click to downlad a Media Kit for 2018 EvalWeek.

The 2018 Evaluation Week included three main components:

1. Professional Development Seminar – 1 day: 7 May 2018

A one-day Professional Development Seminar was organized on the first day of the UNEG week for all participants of the EPE. The purpose of the seminar was to provide training to participants on topics which emerged as highly useful in evaluation work, based on the UNEG members’ survey. Three training topics included:

  • Approaches to Impact Evaluation
  • Data visualization tools
  • Sence Maker

2.  Evaluation Practice Exchange (EPE) – 2 days: 8-9 May 2018

The UNEG EPE seminar is an informal forum for UNEG members to share their experiences on a range of topics. The 2018 EPE had three main themes, covering relevant aspects of the work of evaluation professionals. These are: 1) Managing Evaluations; 2) Evaluation Principles; and 3) Evaluation Methods. 

Please click to see the EPE Programme.

Introduction on 2018 EPE (video)

Opening Session of the EPE (video)

Closing Session of the EPE (video)

Graphic Illustration of EPE Discussions (illustrations)

3. UNEG Annual General Meeting (AGM) – 2 days: 10-11 May 2018

The Heads of evaluation units that are members of UNEG meet each year at its Annual General Meeting (AGM) to review progress and results of the work programme and decide on strategies and work areas for the following years.