FROM THE BLOG
Twitter highlights from the Africa Evidence Week Since COVID -19, virtual meetings have become a norm. One has had to orient oneself with the different online platforms that transport you to these virtual spaces. Although sometimes it might be tiring jumping from one...
Several PEERSS partners took part in the What Works Global Summit organized by the Campbell Collaboration, co-hosted this year with the Global Development Network (GDN) as the Evidence for Development conference. Looking across disciplines, the Summit sought to go beyond effectiveness data to explore the relevance, timeliness, and inclusiveness of evidence for decision-making in development.
During the COVID pandemic, the need for rapid evidence in different social areas was heightened in Brazil. At the same time, many organizations working with tools for evidence-informed policymaking (EIP) were disconnected, often developing similar products that resulted in overlapping efforts. In late 2020, Instituto Veredas, Codeplan/DF, Evidência Express (Evex/Enap), Fiocruz Brasília, and EVIPNet Brasil joined forces to finally bring together these organizations.
From the Coordinating Organization for the Partnership for Evidence and Equity in Responsive Social Systems: Reflections from our first year
Our organization, Results for Development (R4D), has been serving as the Coordinating Organization for the Partnership for Evidence and Equity in Responsive Social Systems (PEERSS) for a year this month, but it feels much longer. We suspect this is because we’ve been...
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