The new Evaluation Policy (CM(2018)159-final) of the Council of Europe has been approved by the Committee of Ministers on 13 November 2019.


Presentation of the new Evaluation Policy in a short video clip:


Around 100 participants from Permanent Representations and Council of Europe staff participated to a High-Level Event on Evaluation on Friday 9 November 2018.

High-level guest speakers from UNESCO, OECD, the European Commission and the Oversight Advisory Committee, were present to share their experiences on standards and practices with regard to evaluation functions in international organisations.

Interview with Susanne Frueh, UNESCO and Ambassador Thorbjörn Haak about the new Evaluation policy:


Video of the High-Level event on Evaluation

Link to :


Part 1: International Standards

Part 2: International Practice


  • 2h11m04s Colin Wall, Director of Internal Oversight, Towards a New Evaluation Policy at the Council of Europe
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