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Expanding Capacity in Development Evaluation: Save the date for IPDET 2019

Save the date IPDET 2019

We are very excited to formally announce that IPDET 2019 will take place from July 15 to August 2, 2019. This year we will once again welcome participants from all over the world to Bern, the capital of Switzerland, and we invite you to join us and spread the word to others who may be interested!

IPDET 2018 review: “Better than book learning”

From July 16 to 27, 2018 IPDET has been implemented by the Center for Continuing Education (ZUW) at the University of Bern and the Center for Evaluation (CEval) in partnership with the Independent Evaluation Group of the World Bank for the first time at the University of Bern: 150 participants from 67 countries exchanged experiences and learned together during the one-week core course and the workshops in the following week.

Get to know the worlds leading international program in evaluation development training IPDET in our short video review of IPDET 2018.

Media Release: University of Bern to be location of World Bank programme

For the very first time, the world’s leading training programme for evaluation will be taking place in Switzerland. The World Bank has chosen the University of Bern, together with the Centre for Evaluation in Saarbrücken (CEval), as the provider of the International Programme for Development Evaluation Training (IPDET).

Letter from Caroline Heider, Director General, Independent Evaluation Group, World Bank

Over the years, the International Program for Development Evaluation Training (IPDET) has grown to become one of the most successful training programs in development evaluation. It is a great pleasure to announce the selected partner for the management and delivery for IPDET 2.0 is Center for Evaluation (CEval), Germany in consortium with University of Bern, Switzerland.