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The objectives of the evaluation were to assess the relevance of FAC’s policy research and communication work to agricultural policy in Africa; document lessons from FAC; make recommendations and assess FAC’s performance with respect to the achievement of logframe indicators.
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SARID (Sustainable Agriculture Research for International Development) was a successful programme. It produced high quality science; there was more movement towards developmental impact in some projects than expected; and participants themselves, both scientists and stakeholders, viewed it as successful and well-run. It provided a unique opportunity to link fundamental research through to its application in developing countries.
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An objective assessment of the extent to which ten programmes have delivered the agreed outputs of the strategy, the identification of components which have made, or have strong potential to make an impact on poverty, and the lessons from programme and project cycle management.