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Combatting early marriages by empowering girls in West Africa

In additional to its illegal nature, early marriage results in a chain of negative consequences for girls who are its victims and represents a major barrier to the economic and social development process. However, West Africa, one of the world's …

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New evaluation tool now available to assess research quality

​IDRC supports Strategic Evaluation on Research Excellence, a three-phase project that aims to define and articulate what research excellence means in a research for development (R4D) context. Existing tools and approaches for assessing research...


News

IDRC and Prime Minister K.P. Oli of Nepal speak on the importance of evaluation for development

11/03/2016

The Community of Evaluators, South Asia (CoE-SA) – a professional network IDRC helped to establish – played host to the capstone event of the United Nations declared “International Year of Evaluation.” The CoE-SA and IDRC cherish a longstanding...

APHRC wins prestigious 2015 United Nations Population Award

11/05/2015

The African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC) has won the 2015 United Nations Population Award. APHRC is a leading pan-African research institution based in Nairobi, Kenya, that conducts high quality policy-relevant research on...

Events

Cambodia forum focuses on building local research capacity

25/08/2015

The Cambodia Development Research Forum (DRF) is holding its symposium, "Building Research Capacity for Cambodia" in Phnom Penh, September 15-16, 2015. The annual meeting will bring together some 250 emerging and established Cambodian...

IDRC to showcase research at national conference of the Canadian Evaluation Society

24/05/2015

​IDRC will present recent achievements in evaluation research at the Canadian Evaluation Society’s (CES) 36th National Conference to be held in Montréal, Québec, May 24-27, 2015.As 2015 has been designated the International Year of Evaluation, the...

Latest Results

​IDRC supports Strategic Evaluation on Research Excellence, a three-phase project that aims to define and articulate what research excellence means in a research for development (R4D) context. Existing tools and approaches for assessing research...
New evaluation tool now available to assess research qualityExternal Program Reviews (2015)Making Evaluation Matter: Writings from South Asia RAPID Outcome Mapping Approach Guide now onlineReport: The value-for-money discourse: risks and opportunities for research for development

Latest Results

IDRC commissions external program reviews toward the end of each program cycle. These final evaluations are our primary accountability mechanism in terms of the results, effectiveness, and relevance of program spending. External program reviews aim...
New evaluation tool now available to assess research quality External Program Reviews (2015)Making Evaluation Matter: Writings from South Asia RAPID Outcome Mapping Approach Guide now onlineReport: The value-for-money discourse: risks and opportunities for research for development

Latest Results

IDRC is a long-time supporter of South Asia's Community of Evaluators to advance evaluation practices in the region. With representation from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, India, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka, the Community of Evaluators first came...
New evaluation tool now available to assess research qualityExternal Program Reviews (2015) Making Evaluation Matter: Writings from South Asia RAPID Outcome Mapping Approach Guide now onlineReport: The value-for-money discourse: risks and opportunities for research for development

Latest Results

After a decade of work developing the Outcome Mapping Approach, IDRC has played an important role in the development of ROMA, an adaptation of IDRC’s original outcome mapping research. ROMA: A guide to policy engagement and influence, has been...
New evaluation tool now available to assess research qualityExternal Program Reviews (2015)Making Evaluation Matter: Writings from South Asia RAPID Outcome Mapping Approach Guide now onlineReport: The value-for-money discourse: risks and opportunities for research for development

Latest Results

The value-for-money discourse is gaining prominence in all areas of society. It also increasingly affects what matters to donors.   This report seeks to provide a neutral assessment of value-for-money (VfM), informing and contributing to the...
New evaluation tool now available to assess research qualityExternal Program Reviews (2015)Making Evaluation Matter: Writings from South Asia RAPID Outcome Mapping Approach Guide now online Report: The value-for-money discourse: risks and opportunities for research for development
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