The EvalSDGs Network is delighted to share with you its fourth Briefing Paper on Evaluation of the SDGS.

The title of this fourth Briefing paper is: Realising the SDGs by reflecting on the way(s) we reason, plan and act: the importance of evaluative thinking – October 2016.  This issue highlights the importance of evaluative thinking. The Briefing  describes what is evaluative thinking and explains how evaluative thinking it is intimately connected to adaptive management.

As you are aware, the EvalSDGs Network has partnered with the International Institute of Environment and Development (IIED) to produce a series of Briefing Papers on Evaluation of the SDGs.

To read previous issues, you may wish to visit the EVALSDGs – IIED Briefing Papers’ webpage:  or the UNICEF page dedicated to EVALSDGs :