The Fragile States Principles (FSPs) provide a set of guidelines for good international engagement in fragile and conflict-affected states and situations. The FSPs provide guidance to actors involved in development co-operation, peacebuilding and statebuilding in situations of fragility.
From 2009 to 2011, a group of six fragile states is participating in monitoring the implemention of the Fragile States Principles, covering all ten Principles, with emphasis on their implementation on the ground.
At a meeting in Berlin on 4-5 November 2008, ministers from Central Asian countries agreed to work together on a regional initiative to boost the business climate.
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The purpose of the ex-post evaluation is to form a justified opinion on the relevance, efficiency, effectiveness, impacts and sustainability of the project, taking into consideration the context, policies and procedures of the French Global Environment Facility (FGEF).
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Afghanistan is one of the world’s poorest nations. Most Afghans lack the basic services and necessities. Years of war and destruction left much of the country’s infrastructure in shambles.
How effective is aid at helping developing countries eradicate poverty? In March 2005, more than 100 countries made a firm commitment in the Paris Declaration to measure their success, or failure, in making aid more effective.
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A Joint Evaluation by Denmark, Ireland, the Netherlands, Sweden and the United Kingdom
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Efforts to improve the institutional arrangements in relation to IDPs (principally within the UN) have been taking place within the context of wider efforts to improve coordination in humanitarian operations.
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"Aid Responses to Afghanistan - Lessons from Previous Evaluations", presented at the DAC Senior Level Meeting, 12 - 13 December 2001
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The Conflict Prevention Pools (CPPs) are a joint Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO), Ministry of Defence (MOD) and Department for International Development (DFID) mechanism for funding and managing the UK’s contribution towards violent conflict prevention and reduction. The Africa Conflict Prevention Pool (ACPP) covers sub-Saharan Africa while the Global Conflict Prevention Pool (GCPP) covers the rest of the world. The CPPs were