Recent Conference Abstracts


International Evaluation Conference

Conference theme: transformations

Evaluation has never been more exciting, yet challenging. There is an ongoing and urgent need to move towards culturally safe, appropriate and relevant evaluations that contribute to better outcomes for Indigenous peoples. There is an increasing appetite from funders to explore how innovation can solve some of our most complex social and environmental challenges.

Abstract title

‘Stories for Purpose’ - transforming the use of documentary film, participatory media and participatory forums in Monitoring, Evaluation, in order to create evidence based visual reports.



Social Innovation: Local Solutions to Global Challenges

ISIRC is the world’s leading interdisciplinary social innovation research conference. The conference brings together scholars from across the globe to discuss social innovation from a variety of perspectives.

ISIRC 2019 will be hosted by The Yunus Centre for Social Business and Health, Glasgow Caledonian University from Monday 2nd to Wednesday 4th September 2019.

Abstract title

Stories for Purpose’ transforming the use of documentary film, participatory media and participatory forums in social impact measurement, monitoring and evaluation to create evidence based visual (documentary style) reports.

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Working Smarter with Data - Forth Sector Solutions

Abstract title

The Power of Story - using documentary film in impact measurement


The 4th International Conference on Women's Studies 2018

The 4th World Conference on Women’s Studies 2018 was organized by The International Institute of Knowledge Management (TIIKM), Sri Lanka together with Bridgewater State University, United States as the Hosting Partner and Nepal Centre for Contemporary Research, Nepal and Rikkyo University, Japan as the academic partners of the conference.

Abstract title

Using documentary film and participatory forums in program monitoring, evaluation and reporting