Current Interests

  • Life, development and evaluation viewed through a complexity lens.
  • Evaluation that recognizes and fosters the importance of transformative change, of large systems change, of national and regional development trajectories, and of diverse contexts and rich cultures, especially in the Global South.
  • The implications for evaluation of the framework presented by the Sustainable Development Goals, and of the intersection between the SDGs, the Fourth Industrial Revolution, the Digital Economy and the Human Economy.
  • Evaluation for ecologically sustainable development, and living within planetary boundaries.
  • The evaluation of research for development, and the impact of knowledge and evidence on development.
  • Connecting the evaluation of development with evaluation in the private sector.
  • The transformation of the evaluation profession for leadership in development.