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Last modified 9 November 2010

EVD Studies Workplan Update Paper - Sept 2010

Last modified 9 July 2010

Following substantive discussion of a draft during the February meeting, IACDI formally approved Evaluation Department's (EvD) Studies Workplan for 2010-11 on 10th June.  EvD's formal paper to IACDI is the first document below along with each of the 15 Study Briefs: Studies Workplan 2010-11 Study Brief Public Financial Management Study Brief Humanitarian Study Brief Conflict Prevention & Peacebuilding Democratic Republic of [...]

Last modified 8 July 2010

The 10th IACDI meeting covered: IAD Annual Report on Follow up to Evaluation Recommendations 08/09, presentation on Lesson Learning in DFID, Formal approval of te 10/11 EVD workplan. In addition the committee was joined by Michael Anderson (DG Research, Policy and International Relations), Liz Ditchburn (Head of Value for Money and Head of  Abercrombie House), [...]

Last modified 8 July 2010

The 9th IACDI meeting was held on Wednesday 24 February 2010 in DFID, Palace Street. The main agenda items covered: Evaluation Department's Studies Work-plan for 2010-11; Evaluation Resources; Lesson Learning; A presentation on the Cross Government Evaluation Group; Impact Evaluation; Update on the Ghana Case Study; IACDI Achievements & Forward Look. Full version of the minutes

Last modified 3 December 2009

Click here to access the 2009 Independent Evaluation Report.

Last modified 9 October 2009

The Quality of DFID's Evaluation Reports and Assurance Systems Request for comments on reports ( by Roger Riddell, Burt Perrin and Richard Manning) commissioned by IACDI. As part of its role in monitoring evaluation quality in DFID, IACDI commissioned a review to assess the quality of DFID's evaluation reports and its assurance systems. The review is now [...]

Last modified 24 September 2009

Request for comments on reports ( by Roger Riddell, Burt Perrin and Richard Manning) commissioned by IACDI. As part of its role in monitoring evaluation quality in DFID, IACDI commissioned a review to assess the quality of DFID's evaluation reports and its assurance systems. The review is now complete and available here on the website in [...]

Last modified 15 July 2009

Part of IACDI's remit is to decide which topics should be covered by DFID's independent evaluations - a significant change from the previous approach, and a recognition that independence in selection of evaluation topics is an important dimension of evaluation independence. IACDI have signed off the attached Forward Work Programme 2009/10, which also has a [...]