Events

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, and use evidence from impact evaluations.

Evaluating Social Programs Executive Education Course

East Asia, Workshop or Training

J-PAL and KOICA Executive Education Course, South Korea

Hosted by: Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab, Korea International Cooperation Agency

22 February 2016 to 26 February 2016
| South Korea

This Executive Education course is a five-day training on evaluating social programs which will provide participants with insights on randomized evaluations and pragmatic guidance for conducting their own evaluations.

Africa, Workshop or Training

J-PAL Africa Executive Education Course, 2016

Hosted by: J-PAL Africa

18 January 2016 to 22 January 2016
| University of Cape Town, South Africa

This five-day program on evaluating social programs will provide a thorough understanding of randomized evaluations and pragmatic step-by-step training for conducting one’s own evaluation. It will focus on the benefits and methods of randomization, choosing an appropriate sample size, and common threats and pitfalls to the validity of the experiment.

Southeast Asia, Dissemination

J-PAL Southeast Asia Conference on Social Protection: Evidence for Informed Policy

Hosted by: J-PAL Southeast Asia

12 January 2016 | Jakarta, Indonesia

This conference brought together distinguished academics, policymakers, and representatives from government agencies, multilateral institutions, and donor agencies operating in Indonesia and Southeast Asia to examine the existing evidence on critical social protection policies, identify the key policy questions that remain, and explore how researchers and policymakers can come together to answe

Rajeev Kapoor, Santhosh Mathew, Anhjali Bharadwaj, Iqbal Dhaliwal

South Asia, Matchmaking

Innovations in Public Sector Management: Policy Outreach and Partnership Development Conference

Hosted by: J-PAL

7 January 2016 to 8 January 2016
| Delhi, India

In January of 2016, J-PAL will host the Innovations in Public Sector Management policy outreach and partnership development conference, with support from the UK Department for International Development (DFID) and Evidence for Policy Design (EPoD).

Latin America & the Caribbean, Workshop or Training

Capacitación: Diseño e Implementación de Evaluaciones de Impacto Aleatorias con funcionarios del Ministerio de Educación

Hosted by: J-PAL LAC & IPA Perú

15 December 2015 to 16 December 2015
| Lima, Perú

El 15 y 16 de Diciembre del 2015, IPA Perú y J-PAL LAC coorganizaron un taller de capacitación en el marco del proyecto MINEDULab en Lima, Perú. MINEDULab es un laboratorio de innovación en política educativa, establecida en asociación con el Ministerio de Educación del Perú (MINEDU) y financiado por el proyecto de Fortalecimiento a la Gestión de la Educación en el Perú (FORGE).

Latin America & the Caribbean, Dissemination

IV Meeting of the Peruvian Network of Monitoring and Evaluation “Monitoring and evaluation for the achievement of results in public policy”

Hosted by: J-PAL LAC, IPA Perú, Ministerio de la Mujer y Poblaciones Vulnerables (MIMP), Red Peruana de Monitoreo y Evaluación (REDPERUME)

3 December 2015 to 4 December 2015
| Lima, Perú

On December 3 and 4 2015, IPA Peru, J-PAL LAC, the Ministry of Women and Vulnerable (MIMP) and the Peruvian Network of Monitoring and Evaluation (REDPERUME) co-organized the IV Meeting of the Peruvian Network of Monitoring and Evaluation “Monitoring and evaluation for the achievement of results in public policy” in Lima, Peru.

Southeast Asia, Workshop or Training

J-PAL and IPA Executive Education Course: Evaluating Social Programs

Hosted by: J-PAL

23 November 2015 to 27 November 2015
| Manila, Phillipines

The Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab Southeast Asia (J-PAL SEA) and Innovations for Poverty Action - Philippines are proud to invite managers and researchers from international development organizations, foundations, governments and non-governmental organizations from around the world, as well as trained economists looking to retool, 

Africa, Dissemination

Improving Electoral Participation: Evidence from Randomised Evaluations

Hosted by: J-PAL

5 November 2015 to 6 November 2015
| Accra, Ghana

Improving Electoral Participation: Evidence from Randomised Evaluations is the first in a series of regional policy outreach events under J-PAL's Governance Initiative.