Training Policymakers to Use Evidence

Training Policymakers to Use Evidence

EPoD employs a blended learning model to teach practical skills for using data and research.

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EPoD employs a blended learning model to teach practical skills for using data and research.

EPoD employs a blended learning model to teach practical skills for using data and research. Our courses cover topics like impact evaluation, developing data systems, and commissioning evidence. We train local instructors to deliver EPoD training to scale up the delivery of classes to many more policymakers. Across South Asia, more than 2,500 civil servants have received our training. Hear some of their stories in the Highlights below.

Highlights

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Mr. Khan used evidence to improve rent collection in his job after attending an EPoD training. 

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Mr. Menon signed up his colleagues for EPoD trainings after experiencing the impacts in his own job. 

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Mr. Mansoor discusses how an EPoD training changed his attitude about using data in policymaking.