On Thursday 23 October, the World Bank hosted the launch of the book Evaluation for Inclusive and Sustainable Rural Transformation: World Bank Series on Evaluation and Development, Volume 9. The book was co-authored by Oscar A. Garcia, Director of the Independent Office of Evaluation of IFAD, and Osvaldo N. Feinstein, Professor in the Evaluation Master’s Programme of the Complutense University of Madrid.
The event was opened by Sophie Sirtaine, Director, Strategy and Operations at the Independent Evaluation Group (IEG), World Bank. During the event, Oscar A. Garcia, IOE Director, and Osvaldo N. Feinstein delivered a presentation of the book. A review was provided by Martha Elena Federica Bárcena Coqui, Ambassador Permanent Representative of the United Mexican States to IFAD.
The event took place on 23 October in Washington D. C., United States, at the Library of the World Bank.