Institutional

Institutional
Institutional Evaluations seek to determine the long-term effects of GEF support, how these were achieved and what can be done to strengthen them. Such evaluation work is part of the overall exploration of the results achieved by the GEF and has a strong focus on learning lessons from experience. Impact evaluations undertaken yearly are synthesized into the Annual Impact Report (AIR) and are presented to the GEF Council.

Evaluation of Knowledge Management (KM) in the GEF 2020

Knowledge is an important resource of the Global Environment Facility (GEF) that supports its strategic objectives to address global environmental concerns.

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Evaluation of the Role of Medium Size Projects (MSP) in the GEF Partnership 2020

The GEF medium-sized project (MSP) modality has provided an expedited mechanism for execution of smaller projects by simplifying processing steps together with review and approval procedures, thereby shortening the project cycle relative to GEF full-sized projects.

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The Role and Contribution of the GEF in Supporting a Global Green Future (OPS7)

The 8th replenishment of the Global Environment Facility (GEF) will take place in an international context that is very difficult to predict and navigate.

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An Evaluative Approach to Assessing GEF's Additionality

Since its inception in 1992, the GEF has been at the forefront of leveraging local investments to achieve global impact. Yet. accounting for the GEF's additionality - additional benefits that are attributable to the GEF - has remained a challenge.

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GEF Evaluation Policy 2019

In May 2014, the GEF Independent Evaluation Office (IEO) recommended an update to the GEF Monitoring and Evaluation Policy to the GEF Council, to ensure its continued relevance in the context of the evolution of the GEF partnership since 2010.1 In October 2015, the IEO analyzed all GEF Council de

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Comparative Advantage, Adequacy of Funding / Financing, Health of the Expanded GEF Partnership and Governance Structure 2017

This evaluation addressed three key components of the Sixth Comprehensive Evaluation of the Global Environment Facility (GEF) (OPS6): the comparative advantage of the GEF as a funding channel, the adequacy of donor funding/financing, and the current governance structure and health of the expanded

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Evaluation of the GEF' System for Transparent Allocation of Resources (STAR) 2017

In September 2005, the GEF Council agreed to implement a resource allocation framework for the GEF 4 replenishment period. Implementation of the resource allocation framework started in 2006 and it covered biodiversity and climate change focal areas.

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Evaluation of GEF Engagement with Indigenous Peoples (IPs)

The GEF has been engaging with indigenous peoples since its inception and significant steps have been taken by the GEF to increase the engagement and participation of indigenous peoples in GEF activities over time.

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Evaluation of GEF Support for Transformational Change

Supporting transformational change is a strategic priority of the Global Environment Facility (GEF), as cited in its 2020 vision statement.

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Evaluation of Knowledge Management (KM) in the GEF 2017

The relevance of knowledge management to the GEF mandate has been increasingly recognized over the past 15 years.

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