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The "weltwärts" Development Volunteers Service

The programme is a valuable instrument and is worth continuing. But, at the same time, its profile as a volunteer service for development should be sharpened, for example as regards the selection of sending organisations or the recognition of placements.


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Tools and Methods for Evaluating the Efficiency of Development Interventions

This Working Paper is a powerful concept for decision making and ex postassessments of development interventions, often treated rather superficially in project appraisal, project completion and evaluation reports.


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Evaluation in German Development Cooperation - A System's Review

Evaluations need to improve on measuring impact – including at a higher level of aggregation – a stronger national and inter-national networking of institutions in charge of evaluation and more integration and ownership by partners in the planning and execution of evaluations.