UNEG Side Event at High-level Political Forum 2018


On the occasion of the High Level Political Forum (HLPF), UNICEF, UNDP and UNEG co-organize a side event entitled "Accelerating SDG implementation through evaluation: Case of SDG - 6 (WASH)" on 11 July 2018, 12:30 - 2:30 pm.

Please see the side event Flyer and Agenda.

In line with this year’s HLPF theme, the side event will focus on SDG-6 and more concretely on WASH evaluations. Building upon WASH evaluation experiences, the presenters will discuss ways to better position evaluation in the implementation of the Agenda 2030.

The event will bring together representatives from government, civil society and other development actors to promote a multi-stakeholder dialogue on the importance of evaluation in the context of the Follow-up and Review Process of the 2030 Agenda.

Opening remarks and Introduction

    George Laryea-Adjei – Director, Evaluation Office, UNICEF

Conclusions and closing

    Indran Naidoo – Director, Independent Evaluation Office, UNDP


Panel Chair: Susanne Frueh, UNEG Chair

Sugath Yalegama – Additional Secretary Ministry of Sustainable Development, Government of Sri Lanka

Savio Carvalho – Global Campaign Director, WaterAid

Luis A. Andrés – Lead Economist, Water, The World Bank

Jeremie Toubkiss – Evaluation Specialist, Evaluation Office, UNICEF


Event Details

Lead Organization


  • Conference/ Symposium


  • North America / United States of America

Start Date

  • 11 Jul 2018

End Date

  • 11 Jul 2018

Contact Person

  • Ada Ocampo
  • unegsideevent@gmail.com