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News & Events

News & Events

News & Events related to the GEF Independent Evaluation Office (IEO)

The GEF celebrates Earth-Day by marking the first day of the GEF-8 replenishment process

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The GEF-8 replenishment meeting began with a presentation by the IEO, which was well received with particular interest in integration, innovation, and private sector engagement. A report on key findings from completed and ongoing IEO evaluations was prepared to inform negotiations.

PlanetGOLD in Review: Making a World of Difference in Small-scale Gold Mining

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Virtual Meeting
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Webinar

The findings of the recently completed Evaluation of GEF Interventions in ASGM were presented to an event on planetGOLD in Review: Making a World of Difference in Small-scale Gold Mining.

Transforming Evaluation Webinar - Evaluation for the Good Anthropocene

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Virtual Meeting
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Webinar

Contributing to the good Anthropocene involves changing our relation to natural and human systems to foster ecological balances that would preserve life and biodiversity but also to create inclusive, equitable and resilient communities. How can evaluators contribute to this agenda?

Webinar on Environmental and Social Impacts: How to integrate them into evaluations?

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Virtual Meeting
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Webinar

The pandemic of 2020 has brought on an unprecedented health and economic crisis. This crisis is also an environmental crisis. Its roots are in how we exploit and abuse the natural world and it demonstrates how intricately human health is linked with ecosystem health.

Lessons for COVID-19 from GEF IEO Evaluations

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Statement from the IEO Director

Reports and Documents of Interest

Webinar on Unintended Consequences and Trade-offs: Evaluating in the Nexus of Environment, Climate and Development

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Venue:
Virtual Meeting
Event Type:
Webinar

UNICEF and EVALSDGs, in partnership with GEF, Green Climate Fund, IEO, and Earth-Eval organized a webinar on Unintended Consequences and Trade-offs: Evaluating in the Nexus of Environment, Climate and Development.

Shanghai International Program for Development Evaluation Training (SHIPDET)

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Shanghai, People's Republic of China
Event Type:
Conference

The GEF IEO will facilitate a course on Evaluating at the Nexus of Development and Environment: Challenges and Opporunities for the Shanghai International Program Development Evaluation Training (SHIPDET).

American Evaluation Association (AEA) 2019

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Minneapolis, MN, USA
Event Type:
Conference

The GEF Independent Evaluation Office participated in two panel sessions at the American Evaluation Association Conference:

(Session #1) Systems and complexity thinking in environmental evaluation for today's, and tomorrow's, "wicked" problems

Energy Evaluation Asia Pacific (EEAP) 2019

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Bangkok, Thailand
Event Type:
Conference

Juha I. Uitto, IEO Director, will be the keynote speaker at the 2019 Energy Evaluation Asia-Pacific (EEAP) conference in October.

National Evaluation Capacities (NEC) Conference 2019

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Venue:
Hurghada, Egypt
Event Type:
Conference

The GEF Independent Evaluation Office will participate in numerous workshops and sessions during the National Evaluation Capacities (NEC) Conference organized by the Independent Evaluation Office of UNDP and the Government of