GEF: Demonstrating the Development and Implementation of a Sustainable Island Resource Management Mechanism in Antigua and Barbuda

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Evaluation Plan:
2012-2016, Barbados
Evaluation Type:
Final Project
Planned End Date:
12/2014
Completion Date:
06/2014
Status:
Completed
Management Response:
Yes
Evaluation Budget(US $):
8,000

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Title GEF: Demonstrating the Development and Implementation of a Sustainable Island Resource Management Mechanism in Antigua and Barbuda
Atlas Project Number: 00045493
Evaluation Plan: 2012-2016, Barbados
Evaluation Type: Final Project
Status: Completed
Completion Date: 06/2014
Planned End Date: 12/2014
Management Response: Yes
Focus Area:
  • 1. Others
Corporate Outcome and Output (UNDP Strategic Plan 2014-2017)
  • 1. Output 1.4. Scaled up action on climate change adaptation and mitigation across sectors which is funded and implemented
Evaluation Budget(US $): 8,000
Source of Funding: GEF
Joint Programme: No
Joint Evaluation: Yes
  • Joint with GEF
Evaluation Team members:
Name Title Email Nationality
Vasha Persaud Ms varsha_p2@yahoo.ca GUYANA
GEF Evaluation: Yes
GEF Project Title:
Evaluation Type: Terminal Evaluation
Focal Area: Biodiversity
Project Type: FSP
GEF Phase: GEF-3
GEF Project ID: 1614
PIMS Number: 1899
Key Stakeholders:
Countries: BARBADOS
Lessons
Findings
Recommendations
1 Project budgets should be re-visited to ensure adequacy for financing project activities if there a significant time lag between project design and project implementation.
2 Continue the public awareness programme emphasising the benefits of a comprehensive and integrated approach to island resource management as a prerequisite for sustainable economic development, and build this into the work programme of an appropriate government agency.
3 Aggressively support the establishment and operationalization of the Antigua and Barbuda Sustainable Island Resource Framework (SIRF) Fund, and support the activities identified to be supported under the Fund
1. Recommendation: Project budgets should be re-visited to ensure adequacy for financing project activities if there a significant time lag between project design and project implementation.
Management Response: [Added: 2015/01/15] [Last Updated: 2015/01/15]

Will work with Government in this regard as appropriate.

Key Actions:

Key Action Responsible DueDate Status Comments Documents
Engagement of all relevant stakeholders early in the project formulation stage as well as reviewing activities if there is a lag between design and implementation
[Added: 2015/01/15] [Last Updated: 2018/11/26]
Line Ministries as appropriate 2015/01 No Longer Applicable [Justification: UNDP is not responsible for this key action. ]
Stake holder engagement done by Government officials History
2. Recommendation: Continue the public awareness programme emphasising the benefits of a comprehensive and integrated approach to island resource management as a prerequisite for sustainable economic development, and build this into the work programme of an appropriate government agency.
Management Response: [Added: 2015/01/15]

Will work with Government in this regard as appropriate, as well as work through Small Grants Programme

Key Actions:

Key Action Responsible DueDate Status Comments Documents
Support the efforts of community groups in Antigua and Barbuda to formally register and seek small grants to continue and expand project activities.
[Added: 2015/01/15] [Last Updated: 2018/11/26]
Line Ministries as appropriate 2015/01 No Longer Applicable [Justification: UNDP is not responsible for this key action.]
Government has increased liaison with SGP and NGOs. History
3. Recommendation: Aggressively support the establishment and operationalization of the Antigua and Barbuda Sustainable Island Resource Framework (SIRF) Fund, and support the activities identified to be supported under the Fund
Management Response: [Added: 2015/01/15]

Continued support to be given to government

Key Actions:

Key Action Responsible DueDate Status Comments Documents
Continue to advocate for the necessary changes in institutional arrangements required to effectively operationalize SIRF to be identified and implemented.
[Added: 2015/01/15] [Last Updated: 2018/11/26]
Line Ministry 2015/01 Completed SIRF operationalised in 2016. History
Aggressively support the establishment and operationalization of the Antigua and Barbuda Sustainable Island Resource Framework (SIRF) Fund, and support the activities identified to be supported under the Fund.
[Added: 2015/01/15] [Last Updated: 2018/11/26]
Line Ministry 2015/01 Completed The SIRF was operationalised in 2016. History

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