Thematic

Thematic
Thematic Evaluations assess topics of concern to all GEF activities and provide a basis for decision making and lesson learning on a specific theme. These evaluations are organized in the following levels: program, process, focal area and cross-sectoral evaluations. The Office consolidates thematic evaluations undertaken during the year and submits them to the GEF Council in the Annual Thematic Evaluation Report (ATER).

Evaluation of GEF Interventions in the Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining Sector

The Global Environment Facility (GEF) has a long history of investing in interventions to solve the environmental and health issues associated with the artisanal small-scale gold mining industry (ASGM).

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English1.76 MB

Program Evaluation of the Least Developed Countries Fund (LDCF) 2020

The 2020 program evaluation of the least developed countries fund (LDCF) covers performance and progress towards LDCF objectives and results in the four years since the 2016 LDCF program evaluation.

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English3.6 MB

Evaluation of GEF Support in Fragile and Conflict-Affected Situations

The GEF Independent Evaluation Office is collaborating with the Environmental Law Institute to assess GEF projects and programs in fragile and conflict-affected situations—in short, to determine whether and how GEF interventions are conflict-sensitive, and the implications thereof.

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English9.43 MB

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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Annual Performance Report (APR) 2019 - Transportation

The annual performance report (APR) provides an update on performance of the Global Environment Facility's (GEF) portfolio of completed projects.

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English4.37 MB

Evaluation of GEF's Support to Mainstreaming Biodiversity 2018

This is the first stand-alone evaluation of the Global Environment Facility's (GEF's) support to mainstreaming biodiversity interventions.

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English1.69 MB

Value for Money (VfM) 2019 - Analysis of GEF Interventions in Support of Sustainable Forest Management (SFM)

Since its inception, the GEF has provided support to its partner countries to improve the sustainability of their forestry resources.

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English2.8 MB

Value for Money (VfM) 2016 - Analysis for GEF Land Degradation Projects

This analysis brings together economists, computer scientists and geographers with expertise in remote sensing and impact evaluation to apply a value for money (VFM) assessment to the case of GEF Land Degradation (LD) projects.

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English5.54 MB

Evaluation of the Multiple Benefits of GEF's Support through its Multifocal Area Portfolio (MFA)

Multiple benefits generated through GEF support consist of two types: the global environmental benefits (GEBs) that contribute towards achieving the strategic priorities of multiple focal areas, and the local environmental and socioeconomic benefits that indirectly generate and sustain the GEBs.

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Volume 13.54 MB, Volume 25.49 MB

Biodiversity (BD) Focal Area Study 2017

As part of the Sixth Comprehensive Evaluation of the GEF (OPS6), the Independent Evaluation Office (IEO) has undertaken two studies in the Biodiversity Focal Area - a) an evaluation of the GEF funded projects on Access and benefit sharing (ABS) and the Nagoya Protocol (NP), and b) a study to asse

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English4.26 MB