JES Overview

To fulfill our mission and to enhance our member services, JES plans and implements activities in accordance with the following policies:

– JES provides opportunities to improve and train practical methods and skills of evaluation with emphasis on practice and strives for obtaining trust of the society by contributing to better practices of policy and program evaluation.

– JES promotes knowledge exchanges and collaboration with other academic societies and expands the interdisciplinary views. – JES enhances the activities of the Research Groups to improve the activities in response to diverse themes.

– JES promotes international activities through active knowledge and skills exchange with overseas researchers.

The outline of JES is summarized as below:

JES Outline

Date EstablishedSeptember 25, 2000
Organization NameJapan Evaluation Society (JES)
Secretariat OfficeAddress:c/o Institute of Administrative Management (IAM)Nakagawa Bldg. 5th Floor
Yushima 3-31-1, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, Japan 113-0034
PresidentYoko Ishida,
Hiroshima University
Head of the SecretariatTakahiro Saito,
Osaka University
No. of members484 members
(as of July 2021)

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