Annual Report of the Development Effectiveness Committee, 2008

Institutional Document | October 2009

This report of the Development Effectiveness Committee (DEC) to the Board contains findings, conclusions, and recommendations from its review and discussions from 1 January to 31 December 2008 of selected evaluation studies by the Independent Evaluation Department (IED).


  • Executive Summary
  • Introduction
  • Committee Meetings And Activities
  • Key Issues Noted From Reviews of Evaluation Reports
  • Key Issues Noted From Review of 2007 Development Effectiveness Review
  • Overall Assessment of ADB's Operations Evaluation Activities In 2008
  • Overall Recommendations Derived from Conclusions of Evaluation Reviews
  • Development Effectiveness Committee Recommendation
  • Appendixes