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The purpose of this project was to build evaluation capacity within organizations and groups that support refugees across Canada. The project was led by CCBR in partnership with the Evaluation Capacity Network at the University of Alberta.
A cross-stakeholder advisory group guided this project. The group included researchers, representatives of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC), representatives of government-funded resettlement agencies, Sponsorship Agreement Holders, immigrant settlement organizations with designated refugee programming, and community-based groups working with refugees.
The project had 3 phases over 3-years: 1) developing a national evaluation capacity-building strategy, 2) holding evaluation capacity-building events across the country, and 3) providing evaluation support as organizations perform their evaluation. This project was funded by IRCC via the Service Development Improvements program.
Project website: eval4refugee.ca
Project summary: https://www.eval4refugee.ca/project-summary