Evaluation Resources

To what extent and how effectively has ADB responded to the social protection needs in Asia and the Pacific since the approval of the Social Protection Strategy in 2001. This is the focus of this special evaluation study with the object of informing future ADB support to social protection in Asia and the Pacific.

This special evaluation study evaluates ADB's 1998 policy on Indigenous Peoples, and case studies were undertaken of ongoing and completed projects with Indigenous Peoples Development Plans.

This study evaluates ADB's 1995 policy on involuntary resettlement. Sixteen case studies of projects with involuntary resettlement were done in the People's Republic of China, India, and the Philippines, aided by small surveys of affected persons.

This special evaluation study aims to provide an independent assessment of the effectiveness of ADB's environmental safeguards.

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.

This special evaluation study assesses the extent to which the ADB fisheries policy (1997) guides and influences the design and implementation of ADB-assisted projects and technical assistance grants.

This special evaluation study assessed the success and impact of past and ongoing capacity development activities, identified generic lessons from past experiences, and provided some guidance on the design of future capacity development support.

This special evaluation study evaluated the ADB's 1999 policy for the health sector.

This study assesses the extent to which participatory development processes enhanced the effectiveness and sustainability of ADB's projects and recommend appropriate participatory development methodology and institutional changes.

This special evaluation study evaluates the appropriateness, effectiveness, and impact of the involuntary resettlement policy (IRP) on involuntary resettlement to enhance ADB's operations in it's developing member countries (DMCs).