• Professional Development

    Réseau Francophone de l’Evaluation: Outil Diagnostique de la Professionnalisation (28 janvier)

    The Réseau Francophone de l’Evaluation will be holding a webinar on Thursday, January 28 (9-10 am AST) on a National Diagnostic Tool for the professionalization of policy and program evaluation. This webinar will be held in French. For more info and to register, please visit:https://www.rfevaluation.org/Webinaires/professionnalisation-20210128

  • Professional Development

    Jan 29: “Engaging Youth and Children in Evaluation: Taking Stock and Looking Ahead” with Ousséni Kinda and Susan Igras

    The CES NS Chapter is excited to host a professional development session: “Engaging Youth and Children in Evaluation: Taking Stock and Looking Ahead“.  This session will be held on Friday, January 29th, 2021 12:30 PM-2:00 PM AST via zoom. Ousséni Kinda and Susan Igras will lead a discussion that demonstrates the importance of culturally responsive and gender-inclusive engagement approaches for engaging children and youth in evaluation.  This session is free to CES members, and we welcome all members from across Canada.   Register in advance for this meeting:https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJctf-iprjMuE9XDcPLQOlOeLVgo3FE8-sTt Please see the following poster for more info:

  • Networking,  Professional Development

    Registration open for the CES Student Case Competition!

    Registration is open! Teams can register for the CES Student Case Competition, now until January 30th. Running for over twenty years, the Student Evaluation Case Competition is a two-round annual Canadian competition that helps post-secondary students build and showcase their program evaluation skills. Through the use of real-world programs and cases, students work in teams to respond to a request for proposals over a limited time period. (from the website) For more information or to register, please visit https://competition.evaluationcanada.ca/

  • Networking,  Professional Development

    CES-NS Journal Club (Jan 25) – “A Fundamental Choice: Internal or External Evaluation?”

    The Professional Development Committee of the Nova Scotia Chapter of CES is holding a discussion on the journal article: “A Fundamental Choice: Internal or External Evaluation?” Melissa Conley-Tyler. Evaluation Journal of Australasia. Vol 4: Nos 1&2. 2005. pp 3-11. The discussion will be hosted by Rob Chatwin, CE on Monday, January 25th, 12:00 – 1:00PM (AST) via zoom. Journal Club is open to CES members in Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, and Prince Edward Island. The article with discussion questions and joining instructions will be sent to attendees following registration. Register in advance for this meeting:https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJEldO2vqTstHtOYiDjNEQK9m5OqTboUcEUL After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining…

  • Contracts & Jobs

    RFP Opportunity: External Project Evaluator

    An External Project Evaluator is being sought to support the development of a national strategy to address gender-based violence for newcomers and refugees. This contract involves reviewing the outcomes and data collected to date during the end of the second year of this three-year project and making recommendations for data collection going forward. The project team is looking for an evaluator that has experience in the settlement and the anti-violence sectors. Bi-lingual capabilities in French and English is an asset. Deadline for Receipt of Submissions: Tuesday, January 5th, 2021. Please see the attachmed RFP for more information: