Annual Report of the Development Effectiveness Committee, 2017

Institutional Document | June 2018

This annual report presents the DEC’s discussions on evaluation studies conducted by the Independent Evaluation Department (IED) pertaining to ADB policies, strategies, and completed operations for the period of 1 January to 31 December 2017.

It summarizes key points raised by the DEC from its review of IED reports and discussions with IED and Management—including selected chapters of the 2017 Annual Evaluation Review, and the 2016 Annual Portfolio Performance Report — and outlines DEC's recommendations for future evaluation activities.


  • Introduction
  • Key Issues and Findings Based on the Development Effectiveness Committee's Review of Selected Evaluations
  • Key Issues and Findings from the Development Effectiveness Committee's Review of Various Annual Reports
  • Independent Review of the Independent Evaluation Department
  • Development Effectiveness Committee Recommendation
  • Appendixes

Additional Details

  • Evaluation

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