Date(s) - 14/09/2020 - 18/09/2020
Transforming evaluation for evaluating transformation examines the contributions that evaluation can make to addressing crises like the coronavirus pandemic, the global climate emergency, and related threats to human survival looming large in Earth’s future.
Humankind has moved into a new epoch called the Anthropocene: The era of human impact on the future of the Earth. The stability, sustainability, and resilience of the Earth’s systems, both natural and human, are now at risk due to cumulative negative human actions. Two conclusions characterize our times:
- Humanity’s use of the Earth’s resources for both production and consumption is unsustainable.
- Transformation globally is urgently required to avoid catastrophe.
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