With this the Evaluation Department in Norad issues a request for proposals from researchers/consultants interested in designing and conducting a process evaluation of the Norway-India Partnership Initiative (NIPI) phase I. Annexes 4-12
The evaluation aims to take stock of the Norway India Partnership Initiative as it begins Phase II, focusing on the design, governance and implementation arrangements/processes (including a process review of two NIPI interventions), and the extent to which it has met its stated goals/results.
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.
Recognizing the need for a better understanding of the impact of community responses, the World Bank and DfID launched this evaluation in 2009, using a variety of methodologies, instruments, and country settings, the portfolio of 15 studies has produced rich and illuminating results helpful to policymakers, researchers, civil society, and evaluators. This document analyzes and synthesizes the findings.
The 18-month pilot programme, International Citizen Service (ICS) supported young British citizens to contribute to development through international volunteering and generated knowledge to inform future youth volunteering programmes. The ICS pilot programme was both innovative and highly ambitious in seeking to demonstrate and understand how diverse cohorts of young volunteers can achieve development impacts.
The report looks at the UK’s support for health and education in Bihar State and concludes that it has made a positive contribution to improvements in these areas.
This report is a summary of the “Country Assistance Evaluation of India” undertaken by the External Advisory Meeting On ODA Evaluation at the request of the International Cooperation Bureau of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) of Japan.
“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.
Evaluation of capacity development within the partnership relations between a Belgian NGO and their partners in the South.
This ex-post evaluation provides an independent assessment of the effects of two SDC programmes in India, that aimed at the improvement of income opportunities for the poor through viable enterprises.