Evaluation at UNODC

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The quote above is by UNODC's Executive Director, Ms. Ghada Waly.                                         The quote above is from UNODC's Strategy 2021-2025.

In line with the UNODC Strategy 2021-2025: "UNODC will conduct evaluations in UNODC's mandated areas of work, as well as utilize evaluation and oversight results to provide information at an aggregate level, for example, through meta-syntheses.The Strategy also reflects that "findings of oversight bodies and evaluations will be used to create a learning organization."

INDEPENDENT EVALUATION SECTION

The Independent Evaluation Section (IES) is the operationally independent evaluation function at UNODC.

The Chief of IES reports directly on the achievements, challenges and opportunities as identified in participatory, independent, inclusive gender-responsive evaluations to UNODC's Executive Director and Member States.

 

Read more about IES, who we are and what we do
Click above to watch a short video with Ms. Katharina Kayser, Chief, Independent Evaluation Section, UNODC, who talks about how evaluation contributes to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

IES responds to organizational needs of inputs for evidence-based programming through ensuring a wide variety of services and products in line with its three strategic pillars of mandated work indicated below.

PILLAR 1: CAPACITY DEVELOPMENT
PILLAR 2: EVALUATION RESULTS
PILLAR 3: KNOWLEDGE PRODUCTS

Evaluation Capacity Development for UNODC staff and Member States; Evaluation and the SDGs. 

Database with all UNODC evaluation reports by year/topic/region and external quality assessments.

Evaluation-based knowledge products based upon aggregate evaluation results, including meta-syntheses.