Brown Bag Event: "Impact Evaluations: What are we learning from them that we wouldn't otherwise?"


'Impact evaluations: what are we learning from them that we wouldn't otherwise?'

Jyotsna Puri, Ph.D., Deputy Executive Director & Head of Evaluation, 3ie

Chair: Marco Segone, Chair, UNEG & Director IEO, UN Women

 Date: Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Time: 1:15-2:15pm

Location: UNDP IEO Conference Room, 220 East 42nd Street, 20th Floor, NY, NY 10017

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PDF Presentation: Attached Above


Summary: Dr Puri will address impact evaluations of real-world development Programmes and use examples to discuss how impact evaluations are increasingly being used to shed light on important questions that can help to inform not just what works but also HOW programmes may work or not and be delivered. Specifically she will use examples from health, humanitarian assistance and environment to discuss some of these learnings that are overturning long-held beliefs.


**To attend in person, please be sure to RSVP to by Monday, February 15th. Note that you will need to show ID to enter the building.

Event Details

Lead Organization


  • Webcast/Webinar


  • Global / Global

Start Date

  • 16 Feb 2016

End Date

  • 16 Feb 2016

Contact Person

  • Serwah Asante