Caroline Heider was Director General of the Independent Evaluation Group at the World Bank (IEG) from 2011 until 2018. Ms. Heider dedicated over 30 years of her career to evaluating the work of development and humanitarian organizations, transforming findings into lessons and promoting innovative ways for institutions to apply the knowledge derived from evaluations towards accelerating development effectiveness. 

Before IEG, Ms. Heider headed the Office of Evaluation at the World Food Program. She has also held leading positions in the evaluation offices of the Asian Development Bank and several UN agencies, including the International Fund for Agriculture Development, the UN Development Program, and UN Industrial Development Organization.

Some of Caroline Heider's #WhatWorks posts are below.