Capacity Development and SDGs


As part of the 2030 Agenda, the UN system is mandated (General Assembly's Resolution A/RES/69/237) to contribute to international efforts for achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), through strengthening National Evaluation Capacity (NEC). Supporting Member States in this regard is part of the core functions of IES and is included in the UNODC Evaluation Policy. As a result, IES works closely with UNODC's field office network, UN Resident Coordinators and UNEG in offering technical assistance to support national evaluation capacities and systems...more


IES supports capacity development for internal and external stakeholders in a variety of ways. These include technical support and assistance that helps guide project managers and evaluators on the various steps of the evaluation process. In addition, this support includes the development of evaluation guidelines, templates and tools (including Unite Evaluations) for evaluation management, as well as on-the-job training, tailored to the different needs of the target audience. See Templates and GuidelinesEvaluation Step by Step and Guidance for Project Managers