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Evidence and evaluation

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Good policy advice is underpinned by good evidence. Good evaluation of policy decisions is important because it helps inform future decision-making – and contributes to continuous improvement.

External resources

Chief Science Advisor Forum

Nesta's Using Research Evidence - A Practice Guide

Sir Peter Gluckman's Enhancing Evidence-Informed Policy Making: A Report by the Prime Minister's Chief Science Advisor

Aotearoa New Zealand Evaluation Association and Superu's full evaluation standards and a summary version of the standards

BetterEvaluation website

United Kindgom's Treasury's Magenta Book on Central government guidance on evaluation

External conversation trackers and presentations resources

Superu's guide Making sense of evaluation

Last updated: 
Friday, 4 December 2020

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