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The overall objective for Dutch humanitarian assistance is to contribute to the relief of life-threatening human needs among the most vulnerable people caused by crisis situations and natural disasters. Between 2009 and 2014, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs spent a total of EUR 1.6 billion on humanitarian assistance. This report presents the summary of an evaluation on the Netherlands’ humanitarian assistance policy.
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The End Child Marriage Programme is well-received both by communities and government. In many cases, its progress towards outputs, has outreached milestones and targets. In spite of these successes, some changes to the programme approach and logframe are needed if outcomes and impacts are to be reached and sustained. The current programme results framework does not represent some vital areas of the programme work.
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The evaluation found that the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has struggled with mainstreaming the equal rights for women and men principle into development aid policies. The report calls for increasing gender sensitivity, for analysing women’s specific constraints, needs and priorities. It underlines the importance of a long-term commitment to gender equality coupled with a sensible dose of realism on what effectively can be accomplished.
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The evaluation assesses Norwegian multilateral support to basic education through UNICEF and the Global Partnership for Education. It looks at development aid effectiveness, aid management and financing of education in: Afghanistan, Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Haiti, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mozambique, Nepal and Zambia. The emphasis was put on three education goals: quality of learning, gender and inclusion of marginalised groups.
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The report assesses the extent to which results have been achieved and whether they are in line with the Action Plan for Women’s Rights and Gender Equality in development cooperation and its four thematic priorities: political empowerment, economic empowerment, sexual and reproductive health rights and violence against women.
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This evaluation assesses how Finnish development cooperation in fragile states is contributing towards peace and security. The role of development policy as part of conflict prevention and peace mediation was included in the Programme of the Finnish Government in 2011. This evaluation contributes in the implementation of the new guidelines of fragile states agreed in April 2014. Country programme in Ethiopia
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This evaluation describes the landscape of direct funding and answers questions about why and how non-governmental organisations have been directly funded and what have been the intermediate results. The evaluation period is 2006-2012 and the focus is on local non-governmental organisations.
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This evaluation assesses the impact of KOICA’s Community Based Family Planning Project on desired family planning outcomes; such changes of knowledge of family planning methods, attitudes toward fertility issues, and use of contraceptives, especially long acting methods.
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Ex-Post Evaluation of the Italian Development Cooperation Initiative in Ethiopia, Named "Gilgel Gibe II Hydro-electric Project"
The objectives of the ex-post evaluation of the Gilgel Gibe II project are to provide the Ministry for Foreign Affairs with a consistent and objective evaluation of the results, the foreseen effects and the first impacts of the project and verify whether the project's costs and benefits are influenced by the specific implementation methods used.
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Against two severe setbacks to its governance agenda in Ethiopia, the EU succeeded in keeping its contribution focused on addressing the needs of the population through programmes in its three main sectors of intervention (basic services, food security and road infrastructures).