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RWE resource materials

To order the 2nd edition of the RealWorld Evaluation book from Sage, go to

To download for Kindle go to 

 A 30-page  condensed summaryof the 2nd edition of the RealWorld Evaluation book is often assigned as a reading assignment to prepare for RWE workshops.  Here is the link: 

Also available are PowerPoint presentations used in workshops.   The version Jim used for a workshop at the AfrEA conference in Kampala in 2017 is available at  

Spanish version:

French version:

Russian version:

Coming events

In 2018 Jim led RWE workshops for the Community of Evaluators (CoE/Nepal) in Kathmandu, Nepal, and also for  the Evaluation Community of India (ECOI) in New Delhi.

On April 6,  2019 he shared a RWE presentation via webinar with graduate students at the University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Colombo, Sri Lanka.

Testimonials about RWE


Here are some examples of what professional evaluation colleagues have written about the RealWorld Evaluation book:

Michael Hendricks
Sue Funnell
Thomaz Chianca
Richard Duncan
Michael Freed
Tale Kvalvaag (Norad)
Heather Britt

Buy the book

The 2nd edition of the RealWorld Evaluation book was published by Sage in January 2012.  To place your order go to  To download for Kindle go to 

Article about RWE

Jim was interviewed on the subject of impact evaluation by the D+C journal in Germany.  See the article at