The evaluation thus provides insights about projects’ adherence to the programme guidelines and basic principles and assesses their goal achievement and overall performance according to the OECD/DAC criteria. Specific evaluation questions have been provided in the ToR, which guide the evaluation and structure the report. While integrating all 43 APPEAR projects implemented till now, the study includes nine case studies of projects located in Ethiopia, Uganda and Nicaragua.
APPEAR project evaluation
Purpose of the evaluation was to assess granted APPEAR projects. As referred to in the Terms of Reference (ToR) this evaluation aimed at identifying strengths, weaknesses and challenges during the implementation of the projects and at presenting recommendations for the remaining duration of projects assessed or future similar projects.