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Overall, the Research Programme Consortia are an excellent funding modality for integrated and programmatic research – particularly the length and relative flexibility of funding. The evaluation finds that the consortium structure and programme is highly effective. This is now a mature and internationally respected funding modality for development research.
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This performance evaluation report presents the independent evaluation of the Gansu Clean Energy Development Project in the People’s Republic of China. It identifies the lessons from the project which can then be used to assist in the design and implementation of future ADB private sector operations in the region.
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Improved outcomes for women and children as more education, lower fertility rates, higher nutritional status, and lower incidence of illness, among other outcomes, have broad benefits. After more than a decade of effort, these goals have proved difficult to attain and are unlikely to be achieved by 2015.
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Evaluation of the United Nations Development Programme contribution to south-south and triangular cooperation (2008-2011) - Facilitating exchange
South-South cooperation and Triangular Cooperation, which have emerged as vital elements of the global development cooperation architecture, are set to assume greater importance in the future. This report presents the findings, conclusions and recommendations of the independent evaluation of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)’s conducted by the UNDP Evaluation Office in 2012.
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This technical assistance performance evaluation report covers six facility-type technical assistance projects approved by ADB for the People’s Republic of China (PRC). The report identifies lessons and offers recommendations to ADB on whether and how to plan and manage similar modes of engagement with governments in upper- and middle-income countries that have relatively strong in-country capacities.
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This evaluation presents the juridical framework of the decentralized franco-chinese co-operation and displays the role of both French and Chinese institutional actors. Based on an in-depth study of 4 hand-on cases, as well as on a large scale sample and representing territoriales collectivities, the evaluation alights the types of coordination of the franco-chinese actions.
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The Tianjin Wastewater Treatment and Water Resources Protection Project aimed to improve the urban environment by reducing environmental contamination thruogh improved wastewater management, and the quality of raw water supply in Tianjin.
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Stakeholders in China agree that important contributions by UNDP poverty reduction initiatives have been to integrate MDGs into China’s vision of a Xiaokang society and to strengthen the links between fiscal reforms and poverty reduction.
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This China Country Programme Evaluation (CPE) forms part of a sixth annual round of CPEs undertaken on behalf of DFID’s Evaluation Department. CPEs are conducted to provide accountability and lesson learning for DFID, based on the quality of delivery and engagement at country level.
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“Thales/MAEE” is a scholarships programme co-financed within the framework of a parternship between Thales, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Europeans, and some higher educational organizations. Evaluation officers dresses a positif report of this programme, entirely relevant and coherent with the policy of attractiveness and training of foreign elites, initiated by the Ministry of Forein Affairs and Europeans in the BRIC countries.