The Office of Development Effectiveness (ODE) is an operationally independent unit within the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) that measures and reports on the effectiveness of the Australian aid program.
This forum, which is jointly organised by the Development Policy Centre and ODE, is the latest in a series with the aim of profiling and discussing ODE evaluations and reports.
Investing in Teachers analyses DFAT’s experience with and identifies lessons for improving teacher development policies and programs.Review of Operational Evaluations Completed in 2014 examines the quality of 35 DFAT aid evaluations. DFAT will also present its new evaluation policy.
ODE staff will present the reports, DFAT staff will respond, and speakers from the Development Policy Centre will offer an independent perspective.