International Activities

Led by the International Exchange Committee, JES actively deepens exchanges with overseas organizations and researchers related to evaluation, contributes to the promotion of evaluation activities in the international community, and collaborates with developing countries to strengthen their evaluation capacities and systems.

Major international exchange activities

– Planning and conducting international sessions and seminars with overseas researchers and practitioners

– Strengthening collaboration with Asia Pacific Evaluation Association (APEA)

– Cooperation with international solidarity “Eval4Action” to achieve the SDGs

– Supporting for JES members to present at international conferences, etc.

Major Overseas Academic Societies/Associations

Asia Pacific Evaluation Association (APEA):

International Development Evaluation Association (IDEAS)

American Evaluation Association (AEA)

Canadian Evaluation Society

European Evaluation Society (EES)

Australian Evaluation Society (AES)

Major International Session/Seminars Conducted by the Committee

International online seminar on “Graduate Programs in Evaluation Study in the U.S. and the Current Situation of Japan’s Universities” held on May 31, 2023