The GEF Independent Evaluation Office (IEO) together with the Earth-Eval Community of Practice (CoP) will organzie the Third International Conference on Evaluating Environment and Development in collaboration with IDEAS Global Assembly (GA). The theme of the conference is Evaluating Environment, Climate Change, and Natural Resources Management. The conference will gather the participants in Prague, Czech Republic, for 2 days of intensive discussions.There will be an opening plenary jointly with the IDEAS GA in which a high-level keynote speech will be delivered. Most of the presentations and discussions will take place in smaller parallel sessions, which may take various forms (including world café, fishbowl or more traditional seminar settings).
A call for proposals is now open until May 17, 2019 at 11:59 PM CET. You are encouraged to read more information via the IDEAS website and apply. The specific themes for the Third International Conference will include, but not be limited to:
- Transformative change towards environmental sustainability
- Innovation related to environment and climate change programs
- Climate change adaptation
- Climate, environment, fragility and conflict
- Big data, indicators, and geospatial tools
The conference will lead to an enhanced understanding of how to do environmental evaluation and an intensive exchange of experiences and lessons between participants, organizations and countries.