UNICEF and partners launch new series of live webinars on Equity-focused evaluations

Series of one-hour Live webinar on: EQUITY-FOCUSED EVALUATIONS.

Where: in front of your personal or work computer anywhere in the world. Cost: Free. No prior registration required.

UNICEF, UNWOMEN, the Rockefeller Foundation, Claremont Graduate University and IOCE, in partnership with IDEAS, OHCHR, UNEG Task Force on National Evaluation Capacities, UNDP, ILO, IDRC and PAHO, are pleased to announce a series of live webinars on “Equity-focused Evaluations”. This new series of webinars will address the challenges and opportunities in evaluating the effects of policies, programmes and projects to enhance equitable development results, with a special focus on the effects to the most excluded, marginalized and deprived groups.

The series will have international keynote speakers such as: Colin Kirk, Belen Sanz, Flaminia Minelli, Marco Segone, Michael Bamberger, Robert Chambers, Saville Kushner, Patricia Rogers, Richard Hummelbrunner, Bob Williams, Martin Reynolds, Michael Quinn Patton, Donna Mertens, Bagele Chilisa, Jennifer Greene, Rodney Hopson, Katrina Bledsoe, Francisco Guzman, Juha Uitto, Oscar Garcia, Rosina Salerno, Katherine Haye, Sanjeev Sridharan, Rajesh Tandon, Sulley Gariba, Julian Barr, and Ken Chomitz.

The first webinar will be on 6th September with Colin Kirk, Director, UNICEF Evaluation Office. The second webinar will be on 21st September with Belen Sanz, Chair, UNEG and Chief, UNWomen Evaluation Office, and Flaminia Minelli, Evaluation Office, Office of the High Commissioner on Human Rights.

Webinars are free and open to interested people. You may attend virtually from your personal or work computer anywhere in the world. In addition to watching live presentations, you will have the option to ask questions and provide comments. You just need a computer, internet connection and the latest Java program installed. You do NOT need to register in advance. Just log in the day of the webinar. For a quick participants guide to Blackboard Collaborate (formerly Elluminate), the software used for this webinar, see Getting Started for Participants Quick Reference Guide.

Specific invitation – with detailed instructions – for each of the bi-monthly live webinar will be sent out the week before the event. To see the full programme, please visit MyM&E