Final evaluation of the Support to Tajikistan Mine Action Programme

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Evaluation Plan:
2016-2020, Tajikistan
Evaluation Type:
Final Project
Planned End Date:
11/2019
Completion Date:
12/2019
Status:
Completed
Management Response:
Yes
Evaluation Budget(US $):
10,000

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Title Final evaluation of the Support to Tajikistan Mine Action Programme
Atlas Project Number: 00090122
Evaluation Plan: 2016-2020, Tajikistan
Evaluation Type: Final Project
Status: Completed
Completion Date: 12/2019
Planned End Date: 11/2019
Management Response: Yes
Focus Area:
  • 1. Others
Corporate Outcome and Output (UNDP Strategic Plan 2014-2017)
  • 1. Output 3.5 Communities empowered and security sector institutions enabled for increased citizen safety and reduced levels of armed violence
Evaluation Budget(US $): 10,000
Source of Funding: core
Evaluation Expenditure(US $): 9,950
Joint Programme: No
Joint Evaluation: No
Evaluation Team members:
Name Title Email Nationality
Rebecca Roberts
GEF Evaluation: No
Key Stakeholders: Tajikistan National Mine Action Centre
Countries: TAJIKISTAN
Lessons
Findings
Recommendations
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1. Meet with Tajikistan National Mine Action Centre (TNMAC, the government body in charge of mine action coordination) staff and partners to explain why STMAP has ended, what it achieved and how UNDP intends to support TNMAC and the mine action sector in future. This meeting should be arranged as soon as possible.

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2. Advocate for funding for TNMAC and mine action. Promote Tajikistan as potentially mine free by 2025.

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3. Publicize the mine action successes in Tajikistan.

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4. Using a participatory approach, facilitate the development of the 2021-2025 national mine action strategy.

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5. Provide ongoing technical support for TNMAC for at least the next two years to support capacity building, institutional development and help to maintain and improve operational standards

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6. Support the development of strategies to promote sustainability and ensure capacity for residual clearance and initiatives to use Tajikistan’s mine action capacity post 2025.

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7. Promote the success of STMAP to the UNDP Regional Hub and New York.

1. Recommendation:

1. Meet with Tajikistan National Mine Action Centre (TNMAC, the government body in charge of mine action coordination) staff and partners to explain why STMAP has ended, what it achieved and how UNDP intends to support TNMAC and the mine action sector in future. This meeting should be arranged as soon as possible.

Management Response: [Added: 2020/01/11]

The meeting will be arranged with TNMAC and counterparts in January-February 2019.

Key Actions:

Key Action Responsible DueDate Status Comments Documents
1. Request the TNMAC to facilitate the organization of the meeting, and conduct the meeting on UNDP’s support to TNMAC beyond 2019.
[Added: 2020/01/11]
Nargizakhon Usmanova 2020/02 Overdue-Initiated
2. Recommendation:

2. Advocate for funding for TNMAC and mine action. Promote Tajikistan as potentially mine free by 2025.

Management Response: [Added: 2020/01/11]

Once/if the request from Tajikistan National Mine Action Centre (TNMAC, the government body in charge of mine action coordination) with concrete areas of technical support required from UNDP is received, UNDP will develop several concept notes to mobilize funding to provide the required support to TNMAC.

Key Actions:

Key Action Responsible DueDate Status Comments Documents
1. UNDP will develop several concept notes to mobilize funding to provide the required support to TNMAC.
[Added: 2020/01/11]
Nargizakhon Usmanova 2020/06 Not Initiated
3. Recommendation:

3. Publicize the mine action successes in Tajikistan.

Management Response: [Added: 2020/01/11]

The mine action successes in Tajikistan are being publicized globally.

Key Actions:

Key Action Responsible DueDate Status Comments Documents
1. Contribute into UNDP Global Report on Mine Action (2018-19)
[Added: 2020/01/11]
Nargizakhon Usmanova 2020/01 Overdue-Initiated
2. Provide inputs into SG’s report on Mine Action
[Added: 2020/01/11]
Nargizakhon Usmanova 2020/01 Overdue-Initiated
4. Recommendation:

4. Using a participatory approach, facilitate the development of the 2021-2025 national mine action strategy.

Management Response: [Added: 2020/01/11]

The development of 2021-2025 national mine action strategy will be supported, once/if the request for such technical support is received by UNDP from Tajikistan National Mine Action Centre (the government body in charge of mine action coordination).

Key Actions:

Key Action Responsible DueDate Status Comments Documents
1. The development of 2021-2025 national mine action strategy will be supported through existing advisory and policy support capacities within UNDP.
[Added: 2020/01/11]
Olaf Juergensen, Regional Development and Mine Action Specialist, HQ/Crisis Bureau 2020/12 Not Initiated
5. Recommendation:

5. Provide ongoing technical support for TNMAC for at least the next two years to support capacity building, institutional development and help to maintain and improve operational standards

Management Response: [Added: 2020/01/11]

The implementation of this recommendation requires mobilization of funding for mine action work by UNDP Tajikistan, and will be implemented once/if funding is mobilized, and UNDP is approached by the Government of Tajikistan with specific request on technical support in mine action.

Key Actions:

6. Recommendation:

6. Support the development of strategies to promote sustainability and ensure capacity for residual clearance and initiatives to use Tajikistan’s mine action capacity post 2025.

Management Response: [Added: 2020/01/11]

The implementation of this recommendation requires mobilization of funding for mine action by UNDP Tajikistan, and will be implemented once/if funding is mobilized, and UNDP is approached by the Government of Tajikistan with specific request on technical support in mine action.

Key Actions:

7. Recommendation:

7. Promote the success of STMAP to the UNDP Regional Hub and New York.

Management Response: [Added: 2020/01/11]

UNDP Country Office will provide inputs and contributions to corporate level reporting on mine action, as required.

Key Actions:

Key Action Responsible DueDate Status Comments Documents
1. Contribute into UNDP Global Report on Mine Action (2018-19)
[Added: 2020/01/11]
Nargizakhon Usmanova 2020/01 Overdue-Initiated History
2. Provide inputs into SG’s report on Mine Action
[Added: 2020/01/11]
Nargizakhon Usmanova 2020/01 Overdue-Initiated

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