2015 - International Year of Evaluation.
On 19 December 2014, the UN General Assembly adopted a resolution 69/237 "Capacity Building for the Evaluation of Development Activities at the Country-Level"
This is the first resolution on evaluation in the UN history.
The resolution underlines the importance of national capacity for the evaluation and urges the UN structures to assist countries in developing their evaluation capacity. The resolution also officially recognizes 2015 as the International Year of Evaluation.