Evaluation of the project "SDGs and Migration – Multipliers and Journalists Addressing Decision Makers and Citizen's in the EU"
Diaconia ECCB Centre of Relief and Development, funded by the European Union
August 2020 – April 2022
The project SDGs and Migration – Multipliers and Journalists Addressing Decision Makers and Citizens in the EU is funded by the European Union under the Raising public awareness of development issues and promoting development education in the European Union (DEAR) program. It aims to raise public awareness on the sustainable development goals, migration and the relationship between them. The project is implemented in Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Greece, Italy, Slovakia and Slovenia.lessmore
The theory-based evaluation covers assessment of relevance, efficiency and impact of the project, formulation of recommendations to inform future planning and guidance on future modalities of existing partnership between Diaconia ECCB as the Coordinator and partner NGOs.
Slovakia Business for Development Cooperation / Rozvojmajstri: Project Review
UNDP, Regional Bureau for Europe and the CIS, Istanbul Regional Hub
February – March 2020
The project aimed to increase the involvement of Slovak private sector in international financial institutions (IFIs) and intergovernmental organizations (IGOs) projects/tenders and increase their capacity for active engagement in development cooperation.lessmore
Consultancy services encompass: Taking stock of lessons learnt and experiences so far; analyzing Rozvojmajstri performance; assessing the achieved results, their impact and sustainability for Slovak businesses; assessing to what extent the project succeeded in reaching out to Slovak companies (particularly SMEs) and in offering services which are relevant for the Slovak companies; identifying areas for improvement as well as those that can be reinforced to amplify their success; reflecting on the projects' relevance and future opportunities as a leading inclusive business platform, taking in to account the size and the structure of the market. Findings and recommendations of the review will inform the Project Board, the UNDP project team, interested private sector actors and the international development community about the project´s achievements, help to assess the appropriateness of the selected approach, validate Rozvojmajstri key assets and point out lacunae of missed opportunities for future planning and implementation.