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The evaluation found varied results for the three regions invested in under the Commercial Training Activity. The evaluation showed no impact on yields or crop incomes on average across the three regions. However, northern region farmers’ annual crop income increased significantly relative to the control group, over and above any impacts recorded in the other zones.
“Strategic Environmental Assessment in Development Practice: Review of Recent Experience” showcases on-ground experience of applying Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) in developing country context.
No untargeted agricultural policy intervention is pro-poor within the rural economy, says this study of farm households in Bangladesh, Ghana, Guatemala, Malawi, Nicaragua and Vietnam using the new Development Policy Evaluation Model (DEVPEM).
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The purpose of this evaluation synthesis is to respond to the demand for knowledge and insight to contribute to capacity development policy.
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Agricultural water management projects present particular challenges and therefore require very careful planning, design, and execution to avoid failures or leave the beneficiaries worse off.
The 2011 African Economic Outlook was launched at the African Development Bank’s Annual Meetings in Lisbon, Portugal on 6 June, 2011.
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The objective of this evaluation was to identify progress made towards objectives, and to assess the value of UNDP's contribution to Ghana from 2002-2010.
The First Regional Experts’ Meeting of the Joint OECD/AfDB Initiative to Support Business Integrity and Anti-Bribery Efforts in Africa took place on 13 – 14 January 2011 in Lilongwe, Malawi, and officially launched the Joint Initiative.
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This evaluation assesses the Paris Declaration on aid effectiveness, development effectiveness and poverty reduction, looking at development and process outcomes.
This workshop on Immigrant Integration in West Africa, with a specific focus on Ghana, brings together researchers and policy makers to share experiences and perspectives, in order to develop effective policies aimed at a better integration of immigrants.