What’s New with the IEU

Dear colleagues, 

We hope you enjoy this monthly summary of the IEU’s activities. 

Jo Puri details in Live Mint how research and evaluation can identify interventions that can optimize our response to crisis. (5-minute read) 

Evaluations and research during crisis? Comments from a self-confessed evidence evangelist

Should we continue with evaluations during times of crisis? The IEU's Jo Puri highlights in the Korea Herald the reasons why evaluation is more important than ever (5-minute read)

Country ownership in times of international assistance – what are we learning?

What do you need to know about the IEU’s evaluation of the GCF’s country ownership approach? Jo Puri and Solomon Asfaw break down the basics in an article released by the Korea Herald.(5-minute read)
How can we better communicate evidence and break down the barrier between science and people? The IEU's Iben Hjorth explores this question in a new piece featured Friday May 8th in the Korea Times, pointing out ways in which we can better inspire people towards climate action.

What is the role of the IEU at GCF?

Stay tuned for Jo Puri’s interview with the Korea Herald this week!


Life in the time of COVID – A snapshot from the IEU

Wondering how the IEU has responded to COVID-19? Go behind the scenes with Temurbek Zokirov as he provides a snapshot of life at the IEU during the pandemic. (5-minute read)
The IEU has joined one of the premier publishing networks on the web. Follow us on Medium to stay up to date on our latest blog posts and leave us a comment!  

Global Landscapes Forum Interview: Evaluations, black swan events, and COVID-19. In the video, Jo Puri shares her thoughts on evaluation and how COVID-19 is pushing us to rethink our economies

Evaluation Teasers: An ongoing series where we showcase our current and upcoming evaluations in 60 seconds or less!
Dr. Unni Karunakara of the Yale School of Public Health and Yonsei University explains the various approaches that countries are taking to address COVID-19 and the outlook for global health collaboration.

Webinar: Independent evaluation of the relevance and effectiveness of GCF investments in SIDS

Meet the IEU SIDS team and learn more about the roadmap for our upcoming evaluation.

Webinar: What can we learn from new areas in measurement and evaluation?
Jo Puri explains in this webinar organized by the IEU and the Sri Lanka Evaluation Association.


Translators and Language Editing Experts for the IEU (rolling)

Do you know someone that is a skilled editor and is fluent in Spanish, French, or Arabic? We are looking for experts to provide translation and editorial support. 
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