Africa’s community of evidence-informed policymakers is growing fast

In September, 180 delegates from twenty African countries spent three days in Pretoria, South Africa debating how evidence can be more widely used in decision making.  The emphasis of the Evidence 2016 meeting was on shared learning across the continent, in support of Africa’s development goals. Participants came from a diverse range of fields, including scientific advice, evidence-based medicine, policy evaluation and financial planning. Read More