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).

Review of the Integrated Approach Pilot (IAP) Programs 2017

This evaluation is a review of the three Integrated Approach Pilots introduced in GEF-6. They were designed to implement integrated programming as a means of achieving systemic change at scale by addressing the major drivers of global environmental degradation in a holistic way. They are:

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Ecological Forecasting Using Geospatial Analysis: Example from Kenya

Lake Victoria, with a surface area of about 68,800 km2 , is the second largest freshwater body in the world. It is a transboundary resource shared by Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda.

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Evaluation of GEF Support for Transformational Change

Supporting transformational change is a strategic priority of the Global Environment Facility (GEF), as cited in its 2020 vision statement.

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Program Evaluation of the Special Climate Change Fund (SCCF) 2017

This study seeks to provide insights and lessons on the Global Environment Facility (GEF) adaptation portfolio for the GEF-7 replenishment cycle.

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Evaluation of Programmatic Approaches in the GEF 2017

The main purpose of the programmatic approaches evaluation was to assess whether and how GEF support delivered under the programmatic approaches modality has produced the expected results in terms of global environmental benefits while addressing the main drivers of global environmental change.

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The GEF in the Changing Environmental Finance Landscape (OPS6)

The GEF in the Changing Environmental Finance Landscape

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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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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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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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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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