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News & Events

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

GEF Council Meeting 58

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Virtual Meeting - WebEx

In line with the health and safety measures applied by most countries in response to COVID-19, the 58th Council Meeting of the GEF was held virtually with an agenda that covered essential and time sensitive issues only.

The GEF Independent Evaluation Office presented the Work Program & Budget for FY2021, and the Approach Paper for the 7th Comprehensive Evaluation of the GEF.

Lessons for COVID-19 from GEF IEO Evaluations


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Statement from the IEO Director

Reports and Documents of Interest

GEF Council Meeting 57

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World Bank Preston Auditorium, Washington DC

On December 17th & 18th, 2019. The 57th GEF Council Meeting was held in the Preston Auditorium at World Bank Headquarters in Washington, DC.
The GEF Independent Evaluation Office presented the Semi-Annual Evaluation Report (SAER), Strategic Country Cluster Evaluation of The Small Island Developing States (SIDS) and A Methodological Approach for Post-Completion Verification.

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


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Virtual Meeting
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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
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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). SHIPDET is hosted by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) Independent Evaluation and the Asia-Pacific Fianance and Development Institute (AFDI).

American Evaluation Association (AEA) 2019


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Minneapolis, MN, USA
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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
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Conference

Juha I. Uitto, IEO Director, will be the keynote speaker at the 2019 Energy Evaluation Asia-Pacific (EEAP) conference in October. EEAP is a community supporting the evaluation of energy policy and programs. This conference theme is "How can evaluation be used to secure support from funders?".

National Evaluation Capacities (NEC) Conference 2019

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Hurghada, Egypt
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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 Egypt. The theme of the conference is "Leave No One Behind: Evaluation for 2030". The conference objectives are to:

Third International Conference on Evaluating Environment and Development

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Prague, Czech Republic
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Conference

The GEF Independent Evaluation Office (IEO) together with the Earth-Eval Community of Practice (CoP) organized the Third International Conference on Evaluating Environment and Development in collaboration with IDEAS Global Assembly (GA). The theme of the conference was Evaluating Environment, Climate Change, and Natural Resources Management.

UN Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) - COP14

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New Delhi, India
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Conference

Geeta Batra (Chief Evaluation Officer and Deputy Director, GEF IEO) and Anupam Anand (Evaluation Officer, GEF IEO) will presenting in the following events during the 14th Conference of the Parties (COP) to the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD):