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An evaluability assessment of seven area development projects Sida has made a preliminary decision to initiate a study of the poverty reduction impact and sustainability of area development projects. Before launching a more comprehensive study, the present study was carried out to assess the "evaluability" of a sample of Sida supported area development projects.
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De acuerdo con los términos de referencia establecidos, el objetivo general perseguido por la evaluación del PAEBA ha consistido en comprobar si la actuación de la Cooperación Española se adecua, con carácter general, a los objetivos señalados en la Ley 23/1998, de Cooperación Internacional para el Desarrollo, entre los que se cuentan la reducción de la pobreza, la promoción del desarrollo sostenible, la defensa de los Derechos
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Mediante esta misión se pretendía evaluar el instrumento denominado Programa de Subvenciones y Ayudas a ONGD e Instituciones sin Fines de Lucro, a través del análisis de proyectos concretos desarrollados en Haití, República Dominicana y Filipinas y cofinanciados por la SECIPI1 en los años 1994 y 1995.
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This paper takes a closer look at the concept of ownership as it has been defined by Sida and others and reviews some established beliefs about the causes and effects of weak partner country ownership. It concludes with a presentation of a set of issues that should be considered in an evaluation concerned with ownership1 . Its main purpose is to encourage discussion among Sida staff andothers about the focus and scope of a planned
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This is an external evaluation of Sidas country strategy (CS) process for Tanzania covering the period 1997-2000. The focus is on the effectiveness of standard instruments in steering the country cooperation in line with Swedish and Tanzanian objectives, including poverty reduction and increased country ownership of programmes. Consideration of impact is excluded but relevance to objectives is assessed in the light of feasible
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The program, established as part of the poverty reduction strategy of the Fund, had as its objective linking the poorest to more formal credit delivery mechanisms, including those of commercial banks.
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Used by the UN system, the international development banks, bilateral donor agencies, and many governments and organisations in developing countries, it now represents the core of a common international vocabulary for evaluation and results based management in development cooperation.
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Support for democracy and human rights (D/HR) has played an increasingly important role in Sidas co-operation with developing countries ever since the early 1990s. Yet there is a considerable lack of reliable information on the impact of the Agency's D/HR initiatives.
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The background to the study is that Sida, in particular the Stockholm Office, rarely has easy access to relevant and useful data, when preparing special monitoring and evaluation initiatives, and sometimes even when managing individual programmes.
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Sida's "Action Programme to Promote Sustainable Livelihoods for the Poor and to Combat Poverty" states that every strategy document and project proposal should explain how the activities proposed are designed to reduce poverty, and that evaluations always should consider impact on poverty. ISSN: 1402-215X Sida studies in Evaluation 00/2