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Evaluation of the EC AIDS/HIV Programme in developing countries

Field of Expertise:
Leadership/ Governance/ Policy/ Strategic Planning/ Management/ M&EPolicy/Governance/System; Planning/Management/M&E; Communicable diseases (CD); Aid Effectiveness / Development effectivenessPlanning, Organisation and Management; Aid effectiveness / Development effectiveness; HIV/AIDS
Narrative description of project:
'Global' Evaluation of the EC AIDS/HIV Programme in Developing Countries (1987 to 1996; 350 projects; 82 countries; budget of 200 million USD).
- Appraisal of the Implementing Institution (EC AIDS Task Force in Brussels)
- Evaluation of Policy Development, Selection of Strategies, Programme Implementation
- Options for institutional reform for the Aids Task Force
- Proposals for future policy and strategies
Description of services provided:
Overall responsibility for the evaluation and special expertise on public health, health planning, HIV/AIDS and health economics. Countries visited: Dominican Republic, Bangladesh, Kenya, Senegal, Tanzania, Zambia. Evaluation of regional and national activities; evaluation of the funds committed by source of funding, by strategy and by contracting agency or partner. Two logical frameworks have been developed: the ex-post Logical Framework of the Programme, reflecting the main strategies of the past programme and a present and future Logical Framework. Based on the evaluation, the EC has decided to reorganise the implementing of its global HIV/AIDS programme and adjust the policy and strategic framework.