Nepal: The National Monitoring and Evaluation System and the SREP Investment Plan

Publication | May 2014

This report presents a summary of Nepal’s national monitoring and evaluation system and practices, explains the Scaling Up Renewable Energy Program in Low Income Countries results framework, highlights strengths and challenges in integrating the framework within the monitoring and evaluation system, and proposes future actions.

Effective monitoring and evaluation is important for evidence-based planning and decision making. It promotes transparency, accountability, and learning. This publication presents a brief overview of the Nepal monitoring and evaluation system, and highlights the strengths and challenges in integrating Scaling Up Renewable Energy Program in Low Income Countries results framework and investment plan with the national monitoring and evaluation system. Discussions are based on the results of the Scaling Up Renewable Energy Program in Low Income Countries monitoring and evaluation workshop held in Kathmandu, Nepal, on 12 October 2012.

Contents 

  • Background
  • National Monitoring and Evaluation Systemand Practices 
  • SREP Results Framework and Nepal’s SREP Investment Programs 
  • Challenges and Strengths in Integrating the SREP Results Framework into the National Monitoring and Evaluation System 
  • The Way Forward
  • Appendixes 
  • References