Program

Day 1
26 Jul 2018
Day 2
27 Jul 2018

Registration

Delegates register at the reception Desk Moderator: Enosh Bolo

Welcome and Introduction Opening Session and Conference Objectives

Prof. Paul Zeleza, Vice Chancellor, United State International University (USIU) Opening Session: Dr. Samson Machuka, Director Monitoring and Evaluation Department, The National Treasury and Planning Conference Objectives: Dr. David Ameyaw,...
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Dr. David Ameyaw

Special Address and Remarks

Dr. Julius Muia, Principal Secretary for Planning, The National Treasury and Planning (Session Chair) Chair – Council of Governors Hon. Senator – Kenya Senate Hon. Member of Parliament – Kenya...
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Keynote Address

Hon. Henry K. Rotich, Cabinet Secretary, The National Treasury and Planning
11:00 - 11:45 AM

TEA/COFFEE BREAK

PLENARY SESSION

The Evolution of Evaluation and Research in informing Global Policy and Practices – Presenter: Howard White – Executive Director – Campbell Collaboration 2. Using Evidence to increase Resilience and Reduce...
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DR. ANDREW MUDE
12:30 - 13:30 PM

LUNCH

PLENARY SESSION

Round-Table Panel – Parliamentarian Group Discussions Using Evidence for Public Sector Accountability in Sub-Sahara Africa — The Place for Research and Evaluation in Government Priority Setting Agenda Panelist:  Andrews Osei...
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Dr. Eliya M. Zulu

Breakout Sessions

Breakout Session 1: Agriculture and Food Systems in Sub-Sahara Africa
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Breakout Session 2: Climate Change and Environment
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Breakout Session 3: Agriculture Risk. Index Insurance and Risk Management
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Breakout Session 4: Innovative Finance, Credit and Savings for Smallholder Farmers.
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Break Out Session Summary and Recommendations

Session 1
Session 2
Session 3
Session 4
9:45 - 10:00 AM

TEA/COFFEE BREAK

BREAK OUT SESSION

Breakout Session 5: Systematic Review and Impact Evaluation – Process of Generating Evidence
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Breakout Session 6: Effective Communication of Evaluation and Research Results for decision making
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Breakout Session 7: Generating Evidence to support Gender and Youth interventions
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Breakout Session 8: Building Capacity of Public and Private institutions to use evidence for decision making and practices.
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Break Out Sessions Summary and Recommendations

Session 5
Session 6
Session 7
Session 8
13:00-14:00 PM

LUNCH

BREAKOUT SESSIONS

Breakout Session 9: Impact Investment in Agriculture and Food System
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Breakout Session 10: The Use of Rigorous Evaluation in National Education Systems
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Breakout Session 11: Private Sector in Development – Demand by Evidence from Private Sector institutions
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Breakout Session 12: National and Local Governance – Tools and instruments for evidence-based decision making
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Break Out Sessions Summary and Recommendations

Session 9
Session 10
Session 11
Session 12