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The What Works Global Summit (WWGS) 2019 on Building on Evidence will be held 16-18 October 2019 in Mexico City, Mexico. The call for abstracts is now open.
WWGS 2019 will bring together world leaders in evidence-based decisionmaking to explore the evidence for designing, implementing and reviewing effective programmes and policies. The event aims to share the latest evidence synthesis research, research methods and practice strategies for improving the lives of individuals, families and communities worldwide.
The conference is for every organisation and group committed to the generation and implementation of evidence in policy and practice. Practitioners, organisational leaders, policy makers, researchers, implementation scientists and funders in the following sectors are encouraged to attend:
- Child and social welfare
- Humanitarian aid
- Crime and justice
- International development
- Environment and climate change
- Health and human services
- Mental health services
- Network and learn
- Hear from global leaders in evidence and social science
- Be part of shaping the global evidence and social science agenda
- Connect with like-minded individuals and organisations
Find out more on the WWGS 2019 webpage
Abstract submission deadline: April 7, 2019
For questions about this event, please contact the organizers.