30. 9. 2023. 5. REGIONAL CONFERENCE OF EVALUATORS OF THE WESTERN BALKANS On 29th and 30th September 2023, the 5th Regional Conference of Evaluators of the Western Balkans (WBEN5) was held in Ljubljana, with the support of the Slovenian Evaluation Society and in cooperation with national representatives of the regional Network of Evaluators. The leading topic of the conference was: The evaluation of the effects of public policies – principles, methods and practices. Along with the plenary and parallel sessions, a WBEN round table was also held. The participants of the conference were familiarised with the implemented evaluations and innovative methodologies of the evaluation of the effects and finally discussed the state and challenges of the evaluation of the policies in the region. In the work of the conference, the Institute for Physical Planning of PGC participated with a paper entitled Developmental indicators of the situation in the space - Evaluation of the regulatory and methodological framework for reporting about the situation in the space with recommendations for improvement. The paper was presented by Vedrana Petrović, an employee of the Institute for Physical Planning of PGC and Irena Đokić Ph.D. from the company Euro Ekspertiza from Zagreb. You can view the summaries of the papers presented at the conference HERE.