The interview below was done by the Evaluation Support Service (ESS), a service to Unit 04 Results, Evaluation and Business Processes, of DG DEVCO. It addresses the critical question of the role of evaluations in generating knowledge on Aid, and helping the institution to learn from its
Three years after the launch of its reform of technical cooperation, the European Commission is now looking beyond technical cooperation at ways to support capacity development more consistently across all areas of development assistance.
Are you familiar with Reference Groups? Do you use them in your evaluations? Do they participate in the Knowledge managemement and dissemination of your evaluation findings and recommendations. Do they facilitate the sharing and learning process with stakeholders?