AEN Colloquium Day 1

Day 1: Tuesday 25 November 2014

Opening plenary

Welcome and Opening

Prof Ruth Stewart-UJ-BCURE Programme Director

Keynote Address 1:

Ms. Colette Clark, Department of Public Service and Administration, Government of South Africa

Evidence Based Planning, Processes and Practices-Research Strategy To Measure What Matters For Decision Making Within The Public Service

Keynote Address 2:

Mr. Walusungu Kayira, Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development, Government of Malawi

Strengthening Evidence Based Programming in Local Governments in Malawi

Speaker Session 1: Building demand for evidence

Mr. Ed Barney, Department for International Development (DFID)

Evidence informed policy making-Evidence from DFID

Speaker Session 2: Government commissioned evidence

Presentation 1

Dr Ian Goldman: Department of Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation

Using Evidence by Government in South Africa

Presentation 2

Ms Mapula Tshangela: Department of Environmental Affairs, South Africa

Environment sector approach to evidence-policy interface_a case of green economy in the context of sustainable development