CSEA joined other researchers, policymakers and development practitioners on September 1-5, 2014 in Manila, Philippine for the international conference on Impact Evaluations and Systematic Reviews organised by the Asian Development Bank, the International Initiative for Impact Evaluation (3ie) and the Philippine Institute for Development Studies.

The conference tagged "Making Impact Evaluation Matter: Better Evidence for Effective Policies and Programs" provided a platform for focused discussions on impact evaluations of development programmes in sectors including: education, health, infrastructure and climate change. Dr. Ebere Uneze participated in a panel on "The Role of Think tanks in Impact Evaluation".