Events

We host events around the world and online to share results and policy lessons from randomized evaluations, build new partnerships between researchers and practitioners, and train organizations on how to design and conduct randomized evaluations.

Upcoming Events

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Workshop or Training

J-PAL LAC/UC Chile: Diplomado en Evaluación de Impacto de Programas y Políticas Públicas

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Zoom (clases sincrónicas)
Este Diplomado tiene por objetivo dotar de los conocimientos necesarios para diseñar, implementar y ser contraparte de evaluaciones de impacto de programas sociales y políticas públicas. Al finalizar el diplomado, los y las estudiantes serán capaces de utilizar una metodología rigurosa cuya...
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Workshop or Training

JOI Brasil: Oficina de Treinamento para projetos e políticas públicas em temas de mercado de trabalho

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Ao vivo via Zoom
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Webinar

The Road to COP27: Shifting Behaviors to Address Climate Change in Egypt

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Moataz AlAlfi Hall, AUC New Cairo
Please join us for the upcoming Global Evidence for Egypt spotlight seminar on climate change, which will focus on how evidence from randomized evaluations conducted globally can inform efforts to tackle climate change in Egypt. This seminar is co-hosted by J-PAL Middle East and North Africa at the...
J-PAL’s European Social Inclusion Initiative (ESII) Seminar

Séminaire de recherche IDEE, Journée #1 : Les Compétences Socio-Émotionelles

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Paris School of Economics, 48 Boulevard Jourdan, 75014 Paris (Salle R2-21)
L’EquipEx Innovations, données et expérimentation en éducation (IDEE) lançons un séminaire de recherche pluridisciplinaire visant à réunir la communauté des chercheurs intéressés par les méthodes expérimentales et leurs enjeux, et à leur fournir un espace d’échange. Le premier séminaire portera sur...
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Conference

Emerging Challenges in the Environment Landscape: Addressing Climate Change, Sustainability, and Poverty

to (24 October 2022 - 9:00pm to 25 October 2022 - 2:00am EDT)
Hotel Borobudur Jakarta (map: https://goo.gl/maps/BZ4oLjo2mBtDM5NG8)
Climate change threatens to reverse decades of progress in global poverty alleviation. To support building climate resiliency and a sustainable environment, this in-person conference will provide insights into the Government of Indonesia’s policy priorities, identify critical policy questions, and...

Past Events

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Webinar

Achieving Gender Equity in Education by 2030: Lessons from the Evidence

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Live via Zoom
In this virtual panel event, we will gather experts and practitioners who use evidence to design girl-focused programmes to share their lessons on what we know, what we still need to learn, and how we can move forward on gender equity.
Webinar

Information Session on Two J-PAL North America Evaluation Incubator Opportunities

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Live via Zoom
Join J-PAL North America's Homelessness and Housing Stability team and the State and Local Innovation Initiative to learn about two Evaluation Incubator opportunities.
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Workshop or Training

J-PAL Africa Evaluating Social Programs Course, 2022

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Abuja, Nigeria
This five-day course on evaluating social programs will provide a thorough understanding of randomized evaluations and pragmatic step-by-step training for conducting one’s own evaluation.
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Webinar

Launching the Digital Agricultural Innovations and Services Initiative’s Regional Scholars Program

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Live via Zoom
This webinar will introduce Digital Agricultural Innovations and Services Initiative's Fall 2022 funding priorities and provide information for African and South Asian scholars about how to apply for this funding.
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Workshop or Training

Summer School: Development Methodologies

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Abdijan, Côte d'Ivoire
As part of the "Development Methodologies" Professorship held by Abhijit Banerjee and Esther Duflo, a summer school for African researchers and policymakers will be organised from 5 to 8 July 2022 in Abidjan, on the campus of the Institute of Statistics and Applied Economics (ENSEA).
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Generando evidencia para impulsar la agencia económica de las mujeres en Centroamérica, México y Colombia

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J-PAL Latinoamérica y el Caribe junto a la Iniciativa de Género y Agencia Económica (GEA) de J-PAL organizarán un webinar, gratuito y en español sobre lecciones de evidencia para promover la agencia económica de las mujeres aplicable al contexto de Centroamérica, México y Colombia. Asimismo...
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Webinar

Countering Discrimination: Policy and Research to Combat Bias in the Workplace

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Live via Zoom
Rigorous research has shown that discriminatory practices are often embedded in the workplace. This webinar will address what strategies are effective at combating this type of bias.
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Workshop or Training

Evidence-Informed Policymaking in Germany and Beyond

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Bonn, Germany
This event will bring together German domestic policymakers, implementers, and actors of the German development cooperation to discuss and learn about evidence use and rigorous impact evaluation. Together we would like to work towards more evidence-informed programming and policymaking in Germany...