Evaluation of UNDEF-Funded: Human Rights and Fundamental

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Evaluation Plan:
2006-2010, Uganda
Evaluation Type:
Project
Planned End Date:
10/2009
Completion Date:
07/2010
Status:
Completed
Management Response:
Yes
Evaluation Budget(US $):
4,500
Key lessons learnt include participatory based needs assessment within the community provides information jointly owned and increases buy in of the beneficiaries and using comminity based resource persons who know their communities, culture etc. with little training and ready to support implementation of interventions provides a strong foundation in increasing knowledge and skills among communities and district stakeholders.

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Title Evaluation of UNDEF-Funded: Human Rights and Fundamental
Atlas Project Number: 00055848
Evaluation Plan: 2006-2010, Uganda
Evaluation Type: Project
Status: Completed
Completion Date: 07/2010
Planned End Date: 10/2009
Management Response: Yes
Focus Area:
  • 1. Poverty and MDG
Corporate Outcome and Output (UNDP Strategic Plan 2014-2017)
  • 1. Capacities of national and local institutions enhanced to scale up proven MDG acceleration interventions and to plan, monitor, report and evaluate the MDG progress in the context of related national development priorities
Evaluation Budget(US $): 4,500
Source of Funding:
Joint Programme: No
Joint Evaluation: No
Evaluation Team members:
Name Title Email Nationality
Bharam Namanya and Evelyn Akello Team Leader
GEF Evaluation: No
Key Stakeholders:
Countries: UGANDA
Comments: Final evaluation for UCOBAC is mandatory since it is funded by UNDEF
Lessons
Findings
Recommendations
1 UNDEF should involve UNDP from the planning, design of similar projects so as to enhance UNDP's role of an oversight agency of project activities
2 UNDEF share with other relevant implementing partners outside Uganda and it should be considered for replication
3 UCOBAC should involve stakeholders in determining their needs and strategies to address
4 UNDEF/UNDP should consider funding projects for periods longer than one year. Projects implemented within one year pose a challenge of impact attribution and complete implementation all activities
5 UCOBAC should address the issue of language sensitivity and uniformity of materials
6 UCOBAC should ensure use of existing structures enhanced sustainability and ownership of the programs this at every design of interventions in future
1. Recommendation: UNDEF should involve UNDP from the planning, design of similar projects so as to enhance UNDP's role of an oversight agency of project activities
Management Response: [Added: 2010/12/14] [Last Updated: 2010/12/14]

UNDP CO agrees with the recommendation

Key Actions:

Key Action Responsible DueDate Status Comments Documents
Share evaluation report with UNDEF
[Added: 2010/12/14]
UNDP Governance Unit 2010/07 Completed will be relevant during new project design
2. Recommendation: UNDEF share with other relevant implementing partners outside Uganda and it should be considered for replication
Management Response: [Added: 2010/12/14]

UNDP to upload the evaluation report on the Evaluation Resource Centre to ensure wide sharimg of the evaluation report

Key Actions:

Key Action Responsible DueDate Status Comments Documents
Upload evaluation report on the Evaluation Resource Centre
[Added: 2010/12/14]
UNDP, MSU 2010/09 Completed done
3. Recommendation: UCOBAC should involve stakeholders in determining their needs and strategies to address
Management Response: [Added: 2010/12/14]

The CO is in agreement with the recommendation, however implementation is a mandate of UCOBAC. The CO has shared the evaluation report with UCOBAC

Key Actions:

Key Action Responsible DueDate Status Comments Documents
Share evaluation report with UCOBAC
[Added: 2010/12/14]
UNDP Governance Unit 2010/09 Completed done
4. Recommendation: UNDEF/UNDP should consider funding projects for periods longer than one year. Projects implemented within one year pose a challenge of impact attribution and complete implementation all activities
Management Response: [Added: 2010/12/14]

CO is in agreement with the recommendation, however implementation is a mandate of UNDEF. The CO has shared the evaluation report with UNDEF

Key Actions:

Key Action Responsible DueDate Status Comments Documents
Share evaluation report with UNDEF
[Added: 2010/12/14]
UNDP Governance Unit 2010/07 Completed done
5. Recommendation: UCOBAC should address the issue of language sensitivity and uniformity of materials
Management Response: [Added: 2010/12/14]

The CO is in agreement with the recommendation, however implementation is a mandate of UCOBAC. The CO has shared the evaluation report with UCOBAC

Key Actions:

Key Action Responsible DueDate Status Comments Documents
Share evaluation report with UCOBAC
[Added: 2010/12/14]
UNDP Governance Unit 2010/07 Completed done
6. Recommendation: UCOBAC should ensure use of existing structures enhanced sustainability and ownership of the programs this at every design of interventions in future
Management Response: [Added: 2010/12/14]

The CO is in agreement with the recommendation, however implementation is a mandate of UCOBAC. The CO has shared the evaluation report with UCOBAC

Key Actions:

Key Action Responsible DueDate Status Comments Documents
Share evaluation report with UCOBAC
[Added: 2010/12/14]
UNDP Governance Unit 2010/07 Completed Will be applicable during new project design

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