Free Online Training in International Development Evaluation

We recently announced the arrival of Emerging Practices in International Development Evaluation by Stewart I. Donaldson, Tarek Azzam, and Ross F. Conner (click here for more information). In addition to exploring the book and the Evaluation and Society series, we invite you to register for a FREE Online training partially based on the book. The free online training begins on March 25, but you can still register if you act quickly!

UNICEF, Claremont Graduate University and IOCE, under the EvalPartners initiative (click here for more information), with support from The Rockefeller Foundation and in partnership with UN Women, are pleased to announce that the registration for Emerging Practices in Development Evaluation is now open (click here for more information). To register, please click here and create an online profile.

About 10,000 people from 173 countries registered so far to the EvalPartners e-learning series. The third e-learning course on Emerging practices in Development Evaluation will run from 25th March 2013 to 12th May 2013. Register now as spaces are limited!

The instructors of this third course are the following, out of the 33 world-level specialists who are lecturing the entire program:

  • Senior representatives of the international community, including Caroline Heider, Director General and Vice President, IEG, World Bank, and Fred Carden, Director, Evaluation Office, IDRC
  • International experts, including Michael Quinn Patton, Zenda Ofir, Shiv Kumar, Jared Raynor, Charles Lusthaus, Katrina Rojas and Steve Rochlin
The e-learning is free and open to all interested evaluators. You may attend virtually from your personal or work computer anywhere in the world. The course includes on-line lectures, reading material and tests. Participants will have the opportunity to engage in an on-line forum, and on successful completion of the e-learning course will be able to print out a certificate of accomplishment.

For additional information, click here to watch the introductory video by Marco Segone (UNICEF), Penny Hawkins (Rockefeller Foundation) and Stewart Donaldson (Claremont Graduate University).

Participant numbers on the course are limited so REGISTER NOW to ensure you will get a space!