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

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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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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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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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.

Past Events

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Webinar

Environment, Energy, and Climate Action in India: Generating Evidence for Policy through Randomised Evaluations

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Live via Zoom
This webinar will explore why, when, and how randomised evaluations can be used in the environment, energy, and climate action space and the role of rigorous evidence in designing policy that can effectively tackle challenges in this field.
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Launching the Egypt Impact Lab to strengthen evidence-informed policy and improve development outcomes for Egyptians

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Livestream
The Egyptian Ministry of Planning and Economic Development and the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab Middle East and North Africa at the American University in Cairo are proud to announce the launch of the Egypt Impact Lab. Learn about its partners' top priorities and the course for conducting...
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Workshop or Training

Research Incubator: Designing Randomised Evaluations for Humanitarian Interventions

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Paris, France
J-PAL Europe is pleased to announce that applications are now open for a three-day evaluation design workshop tailored to the interests of humanitarian organisations that intend to explore randomised evaluations as a complement to their evaluation, learning and innovation toolkit. As long as public...
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Webinar

Evidence for Climate Action in Europe

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Live via Zoom
This webinar shed light on the process, benefits, and challenges of using randomised evaluations to generate evidence in the climate action space in Europe.
Masked buyers at a vegetable market in India during the Covid-19 pandemic
Webinar

Hidden Costs of a Health Crisis: Research on Social Welfare Disruptions in India During the Covid-19 Pandemic

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Live via Zoom
This webinar explores findings from five research projects across India that attempt to understand the hidden costs of the pandemic borne by underserved communities. Presenters will also delve into the implications of these disruptions for the design of future social programmes as well as emerging...
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Fertility and Family Planning: Insights on Promoting Healthy Behaviors and Curbing Population Growth in Egypt

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Falaki Mainstage Theatre, AUC Tahrir Campus
This upcoming Global Evidence for Egypt spotlight seminar on fertility and family planning will focus on what global evidence tells us about promoting healthy behaviors and encouraging family planning to curb population growth in Egypt.
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Digital Identification in Africa: Reforms, Evidence, and Opportunities

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Live via Zoom
During this webinar, speakers will discuss relevant policy reforms in sub-Saharan Africa, existing evidence, and opportunities for policy-relevant research on digital identification.
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Webinar

mHealth Innovations for Child Health Service Delivery: Challenges and Solutions

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Live via Zoom
In this webinar, J-PAL South Asia will bring together researchers, government stakeholders, and donors who will share insights on delivering interventions through mHealth platforms such as India's National Health Mission's Auxiliary Nurse Midwife Online application and the associated Reproductive...