Short Term Consultant (STC): Review on Sustainability
As part of its work program for FY2018, the GEF IEO will undertake an assessment on sustainability of GEF projects. This will draw on the available evidence on sustainability of outcomes of projects that have been completed. It will involve review of the terminal evaluations of the new cohort of projects for which these evaluations were submitted during the calendar year 2017, and completed projects for which case studies that cover the post completion period are available. It will also assess quality of the design of full size projects that were CEO Endorsed during past two years.
Responsibilities and Accountabilities
The consultant will carry out the following tasks:
- Terminal evaluation reviews: Survey of project documents including terminal evaluation, preparing terminal evaluation reviews, and preparation of project performance forms.
- Review of post project completion reviews: review post completion case studies of completed GEF projects, assess which of these provide sufficient information to assess sustainability of outcomes during the post completion period, rate the actual sustainability.
- Review of quality at entry of project design: Review of proposals of full size projects that have been CEO Endorsed recently. The review would cover project design elements such as stakeholder involvement, gender, key risks, compliance with social and environmental safeguards, co-financing, etc.
The total amount of work will be 40 work days for each of the two consultants.
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