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

Women in India sitting on the floor for a focus group discussion.
Webinar

Measuring Women’s Agency, Empowerment, and Norms in Impact Evaluations: A webinar with Shagun Sabarwal

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Webinar (Time zone: IST)
What does it mean for women to have agency? Can women’s empowerment be measured? How can we know if social norms have changed? Join us for a webinar with Shagun Sabarwal, Director of Policy, Training, and Communications at J-PAL South Asia, on strategies to measure gender outcomes—agency...
Webinar

Evaluating Social Programs Webinar Series

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Zoom webinar (Time Zone EDT)
Join us daily from 11am-12:30pm EDT for this free, week-long webinar training series on Evaluating Social Programs. Throughout the week, these webinars will provide an introduction to why and how randomized evaluations can be used to rigorously measure social impact.
Webinar

Evaluating Social Programs IRC - Jordan Webinar Series

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Zoom webinar (Time Zone EDT)
Join us each week from 3:00-4:30pm EEST (8:00-9:30am EDT) for this webinar training series on Evaluating Social Programs. Over the course of four weeks, these webinars will provide an introduction to why and how randomized evaluations can be used to rigorously measure social impact. The sessions...

Past Events

Webinar with Jess Goldberg - African Scholars
Webinar

African Scholar Webinar Series: Session one with Jessica Goldberg

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Session hosted on Zoom. Please RSVP: j-p.al/webinar-form
Jessica takes the class through the introduction to randomised evaluations. She explores the ideas behind developing a good research question and project, and uses the application of her fingerprinting study in Malawi.
Webinar

Adaptations for phone surveys: A webinar with Tavneet Suri

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Zoom webinar (Time zone: EDT)
Tavneet will share insights from transitioning a large-scale survey for the UBI Kenya project from in-person to phone interviews, with a focus on shortening and adapting questionnaires to be conducted via phone. She will start with a presentation, followed by Q&A.
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Workshop or Training

J-PAL Evaluating Social Programs Custom Course: International Rescue Committee - Jordan

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Amman, Jordan
Please note: This is a custom course hosted by the International Rescue Committee. The course is tailored to the needs of professionals from humanitarian, development, government, policy, and academic organizations who are considering, planning, or currently conducting randomized evaluations.
Children in a classroom
Conference

Global Evidence for Egypt Spotlight Seminar on Education

American University in Cairo, Tahrir Campus, Oriental Hall
Dissemination

Achieving Food Security and Pathways for Improved Nutrition in India: Insights from Global Evidence

India Habitat Centre, New Delhi
As a part of the Evaluations Fest 2020 being organised by Evaluation Community of India, J-PAL/CLEAR South Asia is putting together a panel of presentations on 13th February 2020, between 2:00-3:30 pm at the India Habitat Centre (IHC), New Delhi.
Apartment buildings in a city
Workshop or Training

Webinar: Reducing Housing Instability with Randomized Evaluations

Webinar
Conference

MIT J-PAL’s Work of the Future Initiative: Building a Future that Works for All

Accel office in Palo Alto, CA
Dissemination

Thinking Globally to Mitigate Climate Change: Paying Local Communities to Protect Forests

Hosted by:
MIT 35-225, Cambridge, MA