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    A fundamental rethink of how we conceptualise and use our evaluation criteria for development, by Zenda Ofir. […]

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    The ALNAP Evaluation of Humanitarian Action Guide supports evaluation specialists and non-specialists in every stage of an evaluation, from initial decision to final dissemination. […]

  • TWI2050 | The World in 2050 (TWI2050)

    The World in 2050 (TWI2050) is a global research initiative in support of a successful implementation of the United Nations’ 2030 Agenda. The goal of TWI2050 is to provide the fact-based knowledge to support the policy process and implementation of the SDGs. […]

  • World Scientists’ Warning to Humanity: A Second Notice | Oxford Academic

    By failing to adequately limit population growth, reassess the role of an economy rooted in growth, reduce greenhouse gases, incentivise renewable energy, protect habitat, restore ecosystems, curb pollution, halt defaunation, and constrain invasive alien species, humanity is not taking the urgent steps needed to safeguard our imperilled biosphere. These words are signed not by an isolated visionary scientist but by 15 364 climate experts giving a catastrophic warning to Humanity. The world is at a crossroads and the following months can be milestones in tackling the issues of climate […]

  • URBANET | Cities & Climate Change Infographics

    How does climate change impact cities and urban citizens around the world, and what can cities do to not further contribute to global warming? URBANET's infographics show current trends regarding issues such as water and energy supply, solid waste management, and urban green. […]

  • UE4SD : University Educators For Sustainable Development

    The focus of UE4SD is professional development of university educators in Education for Sustainable Development (ESD). This web resource was created by the UE4SD Steering Group and developed with input from across the UE4SD partnership. The examples in the Practices section were prepared by project partners across Europe to share the UE4SD experiences, tools and best practices. […]

  • Why Development Finance Institutions Use Tax Havens | Center For Global Development

    The lack of evidence around the tax impact of using offshore vehicles is a thorny problem. The question of whether poor countries are deprived of tax revenues cannot be answered without specifying a realistic alternative, and that requires more than data—it requires informed but subjective judgements. But if it is wrong to ask DFIs to stop using tax havens, it is right to ask them to do more to enable public scrutiny of those investments. DFIs must invest effort into defining the tax implications of the offshore structures they use, and make that information public. […]

  • Global Leadership Academy - we do change

    The immense challenges we face as a global community require a fundamental shift in our thinking. GIZ's Global Leadership Academy creates spaces in which decision-makers from the fields of policy-making, business, research and civil society come together to look at global challenges from a completely different angle. […]

  • Adaptation Fund helping developing countries build resilience and adapt to climate change

    The Adaptation Fund was established under the Kyoto Protocol of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, and has committed US$ 462 million in 73 countries since 2010 to climate adaptation and resilience activities. […]

  • Inclusive Business Accelerator: Private sector engagement at the #BoP

    To connect entrepreneurs to different players in the ecosystem we have created a matchmaking platform for entrepreneurs, professional advisors, impact investors, NGOs, governments and anyone who is interested in the growing Inclusive Business space. […]

  • Decentralisation and Local Governance mini-site on

    This mini-site provides short summaries, videos and additional resources (project summaries, publications, evaluations, and much more!) with regards to various topics and knowledge areas in the field of Decentralisation and Local Governance. […]

  • SDGs and Climate Action interlinked at the heart of COP23 (Various events) Tickets, Bonn | Eventbrite

    Every step taken for Climate Action is a step further in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals and the UN Climate Change Conference (COP23) will be a an exciting forum to take big steps further. We will be activey supporting UNFCCC and member states in raising awareness about the interconnectedness of the SDGs and Climate Action and the need for multiple stakeholders working together to achieve change while bringing citizen voices to decision makers to deliver their message of what matters most. […]

  • IMPACT2C web-atlas shows impacts of a 2°C global warming

    Interactive web-atlas shows the impacts of a 2°C global warming on various European sectors and some key vulnerable regions outside Euro […]

  • Humanitarian Evaluation, Learning and Performance Library (HELP) | ALNAP

    The biggest online repository of lessons in the sector now has a state of the art intelligent search function. This should make resources easier to find! […]

  • ALNAP | Strengthening Humanitarian Action

    The website contains some exciting new features, including an upgraded Humanitarian Evaluation, Learning and Performance Library (HELP) with a much improved search function. This will hugely enhance access to a comprehensive library of knowledge and learning to help improve the performance of humanitarian action. […]

  • GIZ Toolbox Trade

    The Toolbox provides guidelines, project examples, useful links and plenty of other information on all project phases of a typical project in the area of trade. […]

  • IIASA - International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis

    The International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) is an international scientific institute that conducts research into the critical issues of global environmental, economic, technological, and social change that we face in the twenty-first century. Our findings provide valuable options to policymakers to shape the future of our changing world. IIASA is independent and funded by prestigious research funding agencies in Africa, the Americas, Asia, Europe, and Oceania. […]

  • Going forward with Agenda 2030 - Leaders sharing experiences -

    The adoption of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in September 2015 was a critical milestone for the world and our planet. Nine countries came together in an informal high-level group to help maintain political support at the highest level for the implementation of the 2030 Agenda. The group has compiled a brochure offering glimpses of its ongoing work to fulfil the Agenda. […]

  • Staying on track with the Sustainable Development Goals- What evaluation can teach us | Independent Evaluation Group

    What IEG has learned about the Sustainable Development Goals through evaluating the World Bank Group’s work. Caroline Heider reports. […]

  • Annual Report on Human Rights and Democracy in the World in 2016 - European External Action Service

    This report gives a broad picture of the EU's human rights efforts towards third countries in 2016, and encompasses two parts: The first part is thematic, and pays particular attention to the human rights approach to conflicts and crises, main human rights challenges and human rights throughout EU external policies. The second part is geographical and covers EU actions in third countries, thus mapping in detail the human rights situation across the globe. […]