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Policy Brief - Aiding the Peace: A Multi-donor Evaluation of Support to Conflict Prevention and Peacebuilding Activities in Southern Sudan 2005-2010
This evaluation was conducted in the lead up to the referendum and provides a reflection on the performance of donor-supported conflict prevention and peacebuilding (hereafter CPPB) efforts since the signing of the Comprehensive Peace Agreement (CPA).
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IOB evaluated the impact of the use of fuel wood efficient stoves at household and at enterprise level as promoted by the improved cooking stoves programme in Burkina Faso. The results were published in the report Impact Evaluation on Improved Cooking Stoves in Burkina Faso.
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Over 500 million households worldwide rely on biomass for daily cooking. Wood energy is also used for small industrial processes. Fuel efficient cooking stoves are seen as low-cost solution to help reduce greenhouse gases, improve indoor air quality, relieve the daily workload of women and to reduce expenditure on energy.
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The review outlines factors that influence the integration of gender equality in the Development Evaluation Division of the Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development program-led evaluations including the experience and capacity of evaluators and the level of awareness and capacity of staff.
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The midterm review of Strategy 2020 provides the Asian Development Bank a precious opportunity to draw on its vast experience over the first 5 years of the strategy’s implementation. This evaluation report views the three strategic agendas of inclusive growth, environmental sustainability, and regional integration set out in 2008 as being highly relevant for the second half of Strategy 2020.
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En busca de nuevas relaciones - Evaluación de la política exterior de los Países Bajos en América Latina
Esta evaluación presenta un balance de la evolución de las políticas de los Países Bajos con respecto a América Latina durante los últimos diez años. En estas políticas se presentaron muchos cambios, lo que resultó en que se prestara mucha atención a la diplomacia económica.
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The evaluation policy document sets out the evaluation principles, standards and approaches to which Agence Française de Développement refers. Its overarching objective is to demonstrate, both in-house and externally, the emphasis the institution places on the evaluation of its action.
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Government response to IOB evaluation: ‘Investing in Stability: Dutch Policy on Fragile States Reviewed’
On the whole, the government is pleased with this evaluation, which supports the main features of Dutch fragile states policy. It intends to continue ambitiously along its chosen path, for example with the establishment of the international security budget and the recently presented International Security Strategy
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This study analyses domestic revenue mobilisation in developing countries, which is an essential component of financing for development. It discusses the role of corporate tax revenues and challenges for the taxation of multinational firms in developing countries, with a focus on effects of Dutch corporate tax policy and Dutch tax treaties. The study concludes that for some developing countries these effects are negative and material.
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This synthesis presents the findings of a literature study into the effect of the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ support to multilateral organisations during the period 2006-2011 for programmes on sexual and reproductive health and rights.