People's Republic of China: Risk Mitigation and Strengthening of Endangered Reservoirs in Shandong Province Project
ONGOING EVALUATION. This approach paper sets out the project background, evaluation scope and approach, data sources, and resource requirements for the proposed project performacne evaluation of Risk Mitigation and Strengthening of Endangered Reservoirs in Shandong Province Project of the People’s Republic of China (PRC). The objective of the evaluation is to assess whether the project achieved its stated objective of rehabilitating endangered reservoirs and establishing sustainable reservoir rehabilitation and management models through safe and reliable delivery of water supply and watershed management in the target areas of Shandong Province. To this end, the evaluation will examine project formulation, design, implementation, sustainability, and assess project performance taking into account the progress in outcomes and impact after project completion, and whether there were any unintended impacts or outcomes.
The findings and lessons of this evaluation will feed into the proposed corporate evaluation of the Safeguard Policy Statement and the country partnership strategy final review validation for the PRC, both programmed for delivery in 2019.