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

How Can We Improve Social Inclusion at Scale Through Education Interventions?

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Live via Zoom
This webinar explored the potential for education interventions to improve social inclusion at scale, with a focus on studies in partnership with education ministries from different settings across Europe.
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Workshop or Training

Training on Randomised Impact Evaluations for Humanitarian Interventions

Live via Zoom: 1pm - 5pm (Central European Time)
J-PAL Europe is pleased to offer its first training on randomised evaluations and their applications in humanitarian settings for implementers and policymakers. Held live over Zoom, this training consists of four half-days of lectures and working sessions, and will equip participants with the...
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Course

Evaluating Social Programmes 2021

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Live via Zoom
Evaluating Social Programmes (ESP) 2021 is a five-day course that explores why and how randomised evaluations can be used to rigorously measure impact for better development outcomes.
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Webinar

Reshaping Gender Attitudes to Promote Gender Equality and Women Empowerment: What Can We Learn from the Evidence?

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Live via Zoom
J-PAL Southeast Asia is hosting a public webinar, “Reshaping Gender Attitudes to Promote Gender Equality and Women Empowerment: What Can We Learn from Evidence?” featuring H.E. I Gusti Ayu Bintang Darmawati (Minister of Women Empowerment and Child Protection of the Republic of Indonesia) as keynote...
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Webinar

Agencia Económica en las Mujeres de Centroamérica y México: Evidencia Relevante y Lanzamiento de la Guía Práctica Para la Medición de Empoderamiento

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En vivo vía Zoom
J-PAL para Latinoamérica y el Caribe (J-PAL LAC) ofrecerá un webinar con dos propósitos: difundir la evidencia sobre género y agencia económica relevante para Centroamérica y México, y lanzar la "Guía práctica para la medición del empoderamiento de mujeres y niñas en evaluaciones de impacto".
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Roundtable

Towards an evidence-informed development agenda for Egypt: Fostering government-research partnerships

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  • J-PAL MENA
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Virtual livestream from Steigenberger Hotel, ElTahrir
J-PAL MENA at AUC and UNICEF Egypt will co-host a roundtable discussion on Monday, November 15, titled “Towards an evidence-informed development agenda for Egypt: Fostering government-research partnerships.” The roundtable will aim to identify top development priorities in Egypt where evidence is...
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Webinar

Evidências consistentes e melhores práticas em avaliação: Conheça a JOI Brasil e faça parte do processo de avaliação de impacto do J-PAL

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Ao vivo via Zoom
O webinar vai reunir a Chefe Executiva do J-PAL LAC, os três líderes acadêmicos da JOI Brasil, o Gerente da JOI Brasil e gestores de projetos que já foram apoiados pelo J-PAL para discutir: “Como projetos podem se beneficiar de avaliações de impacto rigorosas?”. O evento busca atrair potenciais...
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Webinar

Countering Discrimination: Generating Evidence and Policy Lessons from Across Disciplines

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Live via Zoom
Despite widespread support for policies and programs aimed at tackling discrimination, more research is needed to identify which strategies are effective and in which contexts. In this webinar, panelists will discuss the value of rigorous, interdisciplinary research to identify strategies for...