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.

National Portfolio Formulation Exercise (NPFE) 2014

National Portfolio Formulation Exercises (NPFEs) are meant to serve as tools for enhancing country ownership in determining programming priorities in a given GEF replenishment period.

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System for Transparent Allocation of Resources (STAR) 2014

The GEF piloted a Resource Allocation Framework (RAF) during its GEF-4 replenishment period to allocate resources to countries in a transparent and consistent manner based on global environmental priorities and country capacities, policies and practices relevant to successful implementation of GE

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At Crossroads for Higher Impact (OPS5 Final Report)

This report has regrouped the key issues identified in the Fifth Overall Performance Study (OPS5) terms of reference into a new structure.

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Second Professional Peer Review of the GEF Evaluation Function 2014

The Second Professional Peer Review of the GEF Evaluation Function was completed in May 2014. The Review provided the GEF Council, the Assembly, the GEF Secretariat, the GEF Agencies and the IEO with an independent assessment of the evaluation function within the GEF.

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LDCF - Review of the Implementation of NAPAs

As part of OPS5 the Independent Evaluation Office undertook an update of the Joint Evaluation of the Least Developed Countries Fund (LDCF) undertaken with DANIDA (Danish International Development Assistance) in 2009.

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Cumulative Evidence on the Challenging Pathways to Impact (OPS5 1st Report)

Replenishments of the Global Environment Facility (GEF) are informed by periodic assessment of and reflection on GEF achievements and results through independent overall performance studies (OPSs), of which this is the fifth: OPS5.

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First Professional Peer Review of the GEF Evaluation Function 2009

The First Professional Peer Review of the Evaluation Function in the GEF was completed in May 2009.

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Resource Allocation Framework (RAF) Mid-Term Review 2009

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Guidelines for GEF Agencies in Conducting Terminal Evaluations 2008

When a project is closing, the Implementing or Executing Agency conducts a terminal evaluation. The main purpose of such evaluations is to review the implementation process and achievement of results and draw lessons.

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GEF Evaluation Office Ethical Guidelines 2007

The GEF Independent Evaluation Office Ethical Guidelines provide guidance to its staff and consultants on ethical behavior to ensure that evaluations are free of bias, transparent, and considerate of stakeholder rights and interests.

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