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).

The GEF in the Changing Environmental Finance Landscape (OPS6)

The GEF in the Changing Environmental Finance Landscape

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English4.54 MB
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English4.34 MB, French4.34 MB, Spanish4.33 MB

Evaluation of GEF Engagement with the Private Sector 2017

The IEO is undertaking a third comprehensive study of private sector engagement.

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English3.61 MB

Impact Evaluation of GEF Support to Protected Areas and Protected Area Systems (PAS)

The Impact Evaluation of the GEF Support to Protected Areas (PAs) and PA Systems was completed in October 2015. This joint impact evaluation was conducted by the Independent Evaluation Offices of the GEF and UNDP.

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English2.35 MB
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English624.71 KB

Joint GEF-UNDP Evaluation of the Small Grants Programme (SGP) 2015

The GEF created the Small Grants Programme in 1992 with the aim of developing community-led and -owned strategies and technologies for reducing threats to the global environment while addressing livelihood challenges.

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English2.81 MB
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English9.06 MB, French5.78 MB, Spanish8.98 MB

Climate Change Mitigation (CCM) Impact Evaluation 2014

The Climate Change Mitigation Impact Evaluation undertaken by the GEF Independent Evaluation Office focuses on the impact of 18 completed GEF energy-related mitigation projects in four large emerging markets: China, India, Mexico, and the Russian Federation.

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English953.9 KB

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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English1.4 MB, French1.35 MB, Spanish1.27 MB
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Arabic278.56 KB, Chinese623.87 KB, English342.38 KB, French266.2 KB, Russian311.79 KB, Spanish255.6 KB

Annual Thematic Evaluation Report (ATER) 2011

The Annual Thematic Evaluations Report 2011 provides an overview of the ongoing work in the thematic evaluations work program for fiscal year 2010 and presents the main conclusions and recommendations for the Evaluation of GEF National Capacity Self-Assessments (NCSAs).

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English513.25 KB

Phase-Out of ODS in CEIT

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Volume 13.51 MB, Volume 24.02 MB

The Role of Local Benefits Study in Global Environmental Programs 2006

This study analyzes the relationship between local benefits and global environment benefits in the GEF covering 132 GEF projects, including 18 field case studies.

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English2.67 MB