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Evaluation of Sweden's readiness to influence the EC and EU member states in development cooperation
The evaluation provides recommendations on what can be done to increase the Swedish field offices’ influence on field represen-tatives of other EU member states and the Commission.
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The extent to which Sweden’s policies and strategic guidelines on cross-cutting issues are applied depends on individual staff members because there is no systemic approach to ensuring that cross-cutting issues are integrated into Sida-funded humanitarian programmes.
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The Swedish Agency for Development Evaluation (SADEV) has therefore conducted an evaluation with the overall purpose to assess how the thematic priority gender equality and women’s role in development is integrated in the other two thematic priorities.
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In terms of strategies and approaches, the five Swedish projects in Colombia are quite diverse. All of the projects are difficult to assess with respect to fulfilment of objectives, due to the way objectives have been formulated and problems of attribution.
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This report presents the findings of the country study on Ukraine, undertaken as an input to the evaluation of democracy support through Swedish party affiliated organisations (PAOs). The Swedish PAOs have been engaged in cooperation with Ukraine since the mid or late 1990s.
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How Basic Community Infrastructure Works can Trigger Livelihood Improvements and Good Governance Personal notes on a validated model integrating socio-economic progress and democracy development in poor urban areas
Traditional democracy support only is likely to yield few concrete results. And projects focusing only on concrete – that is, public works – tend to be few and expensive, of questionable quality and often not reflecting priorities within the community.
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Gender Aware Approaches in Agricultural Programmes – Zambia Country Report, A special study of the Agricultural Support Programme (ASP)
The Zambia Country Report is designed to both offer specific feedback on ASP to the Embassy of Sweden in Zambia and to provide significant input into the Evaluation Report.
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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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This evaluation concerns the first cooperation strategy assessed by SADEV – thecooperation strategy for Zambia 2008-2011. The cooperation strategy includes eight areas of cooperation, of which health and HIV/AIDS, agriculture and energy comprise the main sectors.
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The evaluation assesses whether the Strategy, as expressed in the Government Resolution of April 4th 2007, has contributed – or can be expected to contribute - to quality assurance and effectiveness in multilateral development cooperation.