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Measuring Empowerment? Ask them: Quantifying outcomes from people's own analysis; Insights for Results Based Management from the Experience of a Social Movement in Bangladesh
Measuring Empowerment? shows how participatory assessments can empower and transform relationships, while at the same time generating reliable and valid statistics for what were thought to be only qualitative dimensions.
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Reaping the Fruits of Evaluation? An evaluation of management response systems within aid organisations
This evaluation’s nine key recommendations are mutually rein-forcing. In order to ensure an effective and relevant management response system, the priorities of an organisation should be taken into account in assessing the relevance and usefulness of each recommendation.
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Does Sida conceptualize the linkages between the environment and poverty reduction in accordance with global norm?
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The overall objective of this evaluation is to evaluate the external and internalcoherence of the conceptualizations of poverty-environment linkages found withinSida.
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The purpose of the evaluation was to assess relevance, effectiveness and efficiency of the HIV/AIDS Team.The evaluation concludes that the TEAM has added vitality to regional responses to HIV and AIDS in Africa.
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Strengthening the Results-Orientation in Sweden's Engagement in Multilateral Development Cooperation
This report sets out the findings of an evaluation of UNDP’s evaluation activities at the country level. It draws conclusions about: general evaluation quality; the conduct and use of country office evaluations; and efforts undertaken by UNDP for strengthening evaluation capacities in partner countries.
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This report sets out the findings of an evaluation of the effectiveness and relevance of the management response system at IFAD – known as the “agreement at completion point” system.
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Integrating the Rights Perspective in Programming: Lessons learnt from Swedish-Kenyan development cooperation
The Swedish Embassy has made great strides in developing the capacity to promote the integration of the principles of the rights perspective in programming. However, there remain challenges in further institutionalising and sustaining capacity develop-ment over time.
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The purpose of this evaluation is threefold: 1) to assess the outcome of Sida’s Trade-Related Assistance (TRA);2) to assess the relevance of such assistance; and 3) to assess the appropriateness of Sida’s results information system and of the management of TRA.
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The evaluation was carried out at the end of 2008 and early 2009 by a team of independent consultants, covering separately five sets of issues: the roles of the states and civil society, livelihoods and poverty, social relations, disaster risk mitigation, and capacity building.