Independent report

Evaluation: Improving the collation, availability and dissemination of national development indicators, including MDGs

Results of an independent evaluation of the Improving the collation, availability and dissemination of national development indicators, including MDGs.

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This report presents the results of an independent evaluation of the United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD) - DFID project “Improving the collation, availability and dissemination of national development indicators, including MDGs.

The objectives of the evaluation are:

  • to assess how well the project improved the collation, availability and dissemination of data for monitoring national development indicators (including the Millennium Development Goal indicators) among the project countries
  • to assess the relevance of the program in the context of the evolving statistical capacity development agenda
  • to provide guidance on how the programme could be strengthened and improved in the future and
  • to assess the governance and management of the project

The main evaluation instruments were: a review of all relevant documents, stakeholder interviews, six country case studies, and 2 eSurveys covering data producers and users.