#EvidenceCapacities webinar series: Capacity development for evidence use in Africa: An orientation

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This recording shows the launch webinar of the new webinar series: Evidence Capacities. In this inaugural webinar, the speakers explored and elaborated on the meanings and broad orientation of capacity development for evidence-use in Africa.

Moderator: Kirchuffs Atengble (PACKS Africa, Ghana)


  • Dr Candice Morkel (CLEAR-AA, South Africa)
  • Leandro Echt (INASP, UK)
  • Dr Leyla Abdullahi (AFIDEP, Kenya)

The objectives of the broader #EvidenceCapacitiesWebinar series are to:

  • Share experiences and ideas that push our thinking on how we enhance capacity for evidence-use in Africa;
  • Enhance connections that can lead to collaborations among AEN members to strengthen evidence capacities using evidence- and practice-informed approaches; and
  • For these discussions to be the basis for improving and illustrating the Africa Evidence Network's Manifesto on capacity development for evidence-use in Africa