SC Commentary on the Meta-Evaluation of EPMRs

The Science Council discussed the report of the Meta-Evaluation of the EPMRs at the 8th Science Council meeting. The Panel made 12 key findings that the SC in general agrees with. This commentary focuses on the function of the EPMR within the overall monitoring and evaluation context and the Panel’s key findings on the programmatic content of EPMRs.

NEWS

ISPC MEETINGS

The fifteenth meeting of the ISPC will be held from 04-05 April 2017 in Rome, Italy.

The fourteenth meeting of the ISPC was held from 14-16 September 2016 at ICRISAT Headquarters, Patancheru, India.

RECENT PUBLICATIONS

The fifteenth meeting of the ISPC will be held from 04-05 April 2017 in Rome, Italy.

Following SF 2016, the ISPC conducted an evaluation of the Forum to assist in planning and modeling future events more successfully. An online participant survey was carried out and citation analyses were done for the papers published in the special issues after the previous three SFs.