Description of the Project:
Services provided by Skat: 1) review progress against objectives, 2) assess strengths & weaknesses, compile lessons learned, give recommendations, 3) assess added value for donors, for international initiatives in support of Agenda 2030 & Paris Agreement, as well as partner countries, 4) assess to which extent EnDev influenced transformational changes in partner countries and in the global energy access agenda and 5) develop options for EnDev’s strategy towards universal energy access, the national & global energy transformation(s), and social and economic development of its target groups.
Objective: assessment of the development effectiveness of EnDev, promotion of learning, contribution to reporting and accountability vis-à-vis the donors, promotion of transparency and publication of key evaluation findings, provision of a basis for planning of follow-on measures.
Activities: Analysis of existing reports, discussions during a Governing Board Meeting (Nov 2017), online survey among implementing partners and 21 comprehensive stakeholder phone interviews with donor agencies, current partners, selected implementing partners, energypedia staff as well as the managing organisations GIZ and RVO and finally compilation of a comprehensive evaluation report.
Results: The results of the in-depth review of the programme are available to the management and the Governing Board for decision making and development of a future strategy for more impact.