EFAC Practitioners Network
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EFAC Practitioners Network

The next meetings will be fixed soon!

KDZ Centre for Public Administration Research invites to the EFAC Practitioners Network. With the External CAF Feedback Experts (EFACs) – Practitioners Network the CAF Centre of KDZ hosts a format to bring together experienced EFAC from around the world to exchange professional experience and strengthening practical knowledge in delivering Professional External Feedback Procedures (PEF).

Target Group

External CAF Feedback Actors who want to boost their knowledge and hands-on approach in delivering Professional External CAF Feedback Procedures (PEF).

  • Setting the scene for international exchange and strengthening the EFAC network
  • Continuous professional exchange of the EFAC Practitioners Network (all two months) in fast-lane online-sessions
  • Sharing experiences and collect valuable insights from the other EFACs
  • Boosting and further development of common practices in delivering PEF procedures
  • Design and methodologies for CAF implementation

The topics to be discussed will be decided by the participants. In the Kick-Off Meeting on 12.12.2022 following topics have been identified for the next meetings:

  • Assessment of TQM principles
  • Quality and Structure of CAF Feedback Reports
  • Role distribution / clarity of EFACs
  • Understanding the organisation in short-time

The next EFAC Meeting will take place in March 2023. The fixed dates will be communicated soon!


Learning from each other, growing together, bringing the international EFAC network closer and detecting possibilities for future collaboration.

Registration and admission procedure
  • Certification to act as a CAF External Feedback Actor (or equivalent)
  • Experience in delivering Professional CAF External Feedback Procedures
  • The EFAC practitioners network is free of charge – entry to the program is possible at any time
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