Evaluation Resources

Results 1-10 of 16 for Poverty Philippines

This study assesses ADB’s operations in promoting inclusive growth during 2000–2012. This is a timely exercise as it comes at the halfway mark of Strategy 2020’s term. The study looks at how ADB set and monitored its institutional priorities for promoting inclusive growth at the corporate level and through its country operations. 

Validates the completion report’s assessment of the project which aims to put in place systems that provide affordable housing and serviced land for the poor in the Philippines. IED overall assessment: Successful

This special evaluation study reviews ADB's assistance portfolio of rural road associated projects from 1996 to 2007; differentiates inclusive growth and inclusive development through a literature review; and presents case studies.

Validates the completion report's assessment of the project aimed at reversing the trend of resource depletion in municipal waters and alleviate poverty in coastal fishing communities in the Philippines by promoting income diversification. IED overall assessment: Partly successful.

The case studies presented in this report were conducted in preparation of the special evaluation study (SES) of the Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) 1995 Policy on Involuntary Resettlement (IR). This SES was conducted by the Operations Evaluation Department (OED) upon the request of the Development Effectiveness Committee (DEC) of ADB’s Board of Directors.

This issue of the Learning Curves summarizes the evaluation of Japan's Fund for Poverty Reduction and how the Fund relates to its objectives, analyzed issues and constraints and made recommendations and suggestions for future implementation.

This issue of the Learning Curves summarizes the special evaluation study on the Effect on Microfinance Operations on Poor Rural Households and the Status of Women to determine how effective its projects had been in reducing rural poverty and improving the status of women.

Sixteen projects in four countries (India, People's Republic of China, Philippines, and Viet Nam) were selected as case studies to assess the performance of the environmental safeguard system in practice.

This issue of the Learning Curves summarizes the evaluation on small-scale freshwater rural aquaculture development to identify and assess the major channels of effects for livelihoods and poverty reduction of small-scale freshwater rural aquaculture.

This special evaluation study analyzes completed projects and technical assistance grants, reviews whether the urban sector strategy targets are being addressed, and assesses ongoing urban operations.