Institutional

Institutional
Institutional Evaluations seek to determine the long-term effects of GEF support, how these were achieved and what can be done to strengthen them. Such evaluation work is part of the overall exploration of the results achieved by the GEF and has a strong focus on learning lessons from experience. Impact evaluations undertaken yearly are synthesized into the Annual Impact Report (AIR) and are presented to the GEF Council.

Working Toward a Greener Global Recovery (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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English6.07 MB

Evaluation of Institutional Policies and Engagement of the GEF

Since inception, the Global Environment Facility (GEF) has been explicit about the importance of involving stakeholders, initially described as "the public", in GEF-financed interventions.

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English5.53 MB

Results-Based Management (RBM) and Portal and Results Architecture

GEF's results architecture is based on information provided by the Agencies through project documents, project implementation reports (PIRs), tracking tools, mid-term reviews and terminal evaluations. The data on results and performance of the projects and programs is aggregated for reporting.

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English11.09 MB

GEF Support to Innovation: Findings and Lessons

Since the creation of the Global Environment Facility (GEF) as a pilot program in 1991, there has been an expectation that the GEF would be an innovative institution and will use innovation to maximize its impact on global environmental benefits.

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Evaluation of GEF Engagement with Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs)

The Global Environment Facility (GEF) has a long history of supporting micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs).

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English9.74 MB

Third Joint GEF-UNDP Evaluation of the Small Grants Programme (SGP) 2021

The GEF created the Small Grants Programme (SGP) in 1992 with the explicit aim of developing community-led and -owned strategies and technologies for reducing threats to the global environment—notably in connection with biodiversity loss, mitigating climate change, land degradation and protecting

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English1.6 MB, Annexes2.26 MB
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Evaluation of the GEF Country Support Program (CSP)

The Country Support Program (CSP) is a GEF-funded corporate program with the objective to assist GEF stakeholders increase and maintain capacity necessary to navigate the GEF landscape and work more effectively with GEF financing in a way that increase country ownership.

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English4.97 MB

Review of the GEF Terminal Evaluation Validation Process

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Evaluation of Knowledge Management (KM) in the GEF 2020

Knowledge is an important resource of the Global Environment Facility (GEF) that supports its strategic objectives to address global environmental concerns.

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English3.62 MB

Evaluation of the Role of Medium-Size Projects (MSP) in the GEF Partnership 2020

The GEF medium-sized project (MSP) modality has provided an expedited mechanism for execution of smaller projects by simplifying processing steps together with review and approval procedures, thereby shortening the project cycle relative to GEF full-sized projects.

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English1.16 MB