• Networking,  Professional Development

    Asking for a friend: Andrealisa Belzer just announced a Q&A series!

    CES NS Past President Andrealisa Belzer, CE has just launched a new Question and Answer series focussed on evaluator capacity for TRC, DEI and Sustainability: “Asking for a friend” (#evalAFF). This series will complement peer learning within a monthly study group that starts September 24. Friends and members of CESNS are welcome to submit #evalAFF questions on our Chapter website. Make sure to subscribe on YouTube to catch upcoming episodes!

  • Networking,  Professional Development

    Study/Discussion Group: Foundations for Creating Cultures of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) in Evaluation

    CES-NS is pleased to offer a study/discussion group in 2021-22 to provide Atlantic Canadian evaluators with supported learning to understand and use evaluation as a tool for decolonization, equity and sustainability. “CES recognizes that evaluators have a role to play in addressing systemic issues that affect people’s lives. Evaluators are in a position to influence the decisions of governments, non-governmental organizations, and other key service providers whose actions affect our daily realities. CES considers it part of our mandate to support evaluators in dismantling systemic and structural oppression and is actively working towards modelling inclusion, encouraging diverse perspectives and learning new ways to acknowledge and address the struggles of historically…

  • Networking,  Uncategorized

    Volunteer Opportunities with CES NS & Save the Date for the CES NS AGM

    We’re looking for new CES NS Board* members for:– Vice President– Secretary– Professional Development Chair*Must be a current CES Member to hold a Board position. We are also looking for volunteers for three committees:– Professional Development– Partnership & Engagement– Communications We need your help to continue to build our CES Nova Scotia Chapter!To learn more, reach out to us at: [email protected] let us know of your interest by June 1, 2021. Save the date:CES NS AGMNoon, June 16, 2021Details to follow.

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    The CES-CESEF Student Case Competition Final Round takes place on May 11!

    The final round of the CES-CESEF Student Case Competition will be held on Tuesday, May 11 from 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm EDT (4:30 to 6:30 ADT) via Zoom! The finalists this year involve two teams from Simon Fraser University and a team from the University of Montreal. There is no cost to attend. However, registration at the following link is required: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/2021-cesef-student-case-competition-second-round-tickets-143227315757 For those unfamiliar with the event, each team will have 20 minutes to present their proposal (based on an RFP) and 10 minutes to answer questions. The Judges panel will ask 3 questions (of a team) and the organizers intend to accommodate 1 short question from a select sponsor…