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While PAOs can potentially make important contributions, the results of the projects studied are found to be very mixed and problems in relation to project design and management have been observed.
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By assessing compliance and organizational aspects the evaluation aims at strength-ened capacity of both Sida and the authorities to achieve development impact in coop-erating countries.
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The goal of Poverty Reduction Support Credits (PRSCs), introduced in early 2001 under World Bank Interim Guidelines, was to help countries implement comprehensive, country-owned development strategies to promote growth, improve social conditions, and reduce poverty.
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This report, prepared at the request of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, presentsthe evaluation of one of the more controversial parts of Norwegian developmentcooperation, the institutions and arrangements for channelling support to politicalparties in partner countries.
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The study discusses different models of legislatures and political and electoral systems, with particular emphasis on fragile states. It also presents an overview of agencies specialised in this field, and of trends of donor support.
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The focus of this evaluation report is Portuguese Cooperation programs with the PALOP (Portuguese-speaking African Countries).The core objective is to evaluate the contribution made by Portuguese Cooperation to boosting the capacities of the National Statistical Systems (NSS) of the five countri
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The paper discusses the importance of establishing a theory of change to demonstrate the causal relationship between V&A interventions and wider development impacts, but further work is required to establish the links between outcome and impact through V&A work.
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The purpose of the evaluation is to achieve an overall picture of the development activities of DEMO Finland, which begun in 2006 after a pilot phase from 2004, and to draw lessons for the benefit of future planning.
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One goal of France’s action plan to improve aid effectiveness and implement the Declaration of Paris is to put more emphasis on sector program support, as part of public development aid. The French Development Agency has also made this a priority in its Strategic Orientation Plan for 2007-2011.
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Between 2002 and 2008, a total of seven of the Central Agencies' projects were evaluated under the aspect of "Ensuring the Participation of the Poor – Strengthening Good Governance".