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Evaluation is central to good corporate governance. ADB continually reviews its operations to assess their effectiveness, learn from past experience, and improve the development of future policies, strategies, programs, and projects.

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Video | 10 Jan 2022

Evaluation Guru 4: Program Evaluation

Evaluation Guru, a video series produced by ADB’s Independent Evaluation Department aims to enhance evaluation capacities in ADB’s member countries. The fourth episode talks about Program Evaluation.

Video | 27 Oct 2021

Moving towards a Sustainable, Inclusive, and Resilient Recovery

IED’s Saleha Waseem talks to Director General IEG Alison Evans and former Director General IED Marvin Taylor-Dormond on how offices of independent evaluations can support their organizations strengthen the use and potential of SDGs.

News Release | 11 Oct 2021

ADB Should Take Stronger Leadership Role for Effective Climate Action in Asia and Pacific Region — Independent Evaluation Report

ADB should take a stronger leadership role on climate action in Asia and the Pacific, a region which is both a high contributor to global greenhouse gas accumulation and a casualty of the impacts of climate change and weather-related...

Evaluation Document | 29 Sep 2021

ADB Support for Action on Climate Change, 2011–2020

The last decade has been profound for climate impacts in the Asia and Pacific region and globally, bringing home the reality of the climate crisis. For many of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) developing member countries (DMCs), and the Pacific a

Learning from past lessons to address the present crisis

News and Events

  • Evaluation Guru 4: Program Evaluation
    IED Video, Video | 10 January 2022
    Evaluation Guru 4: Program Evaluation

    Evaluation Guru, a video series produced by ADB’s Independent Evaluation Department aims to enhance evaluation capacities in ADB’s member countries. The fourth episode talks about Program Evaluation.

  • Moving towards a Sustainable, Inclusive, and Resilient Recovery
    Video, IED Video | 27 October 2021
    Moving towards a Sustainable, Inclusive, and Resilient Recovery

    IED’s Saleha Waseem talks to Director General IEG Alison Evans and former Director General IED Marvin Taylor-Dormond on how offices of independent evaluations can support their organizations strengthen the use and potential of SDGs.

  • Evaluation Guru 3: What is Independent Evaluation?
    Video, IED Video | 23 September 2021
    Evaluation Guru 3: What is Independent Evaluation?

    Evaluation Guru, a video series produced by ADB’s Independent Evaluation Department proposes to enhance evaluation capacities in ADB’s member countries. The third episode talks about Independent Evaluation.

  • Evaluation Guru 2: Country Program Evaluations
    Video, IED Video | 31 August 2021
    Evaluation Guru 2: Country Program Evaluations

    Evaluation Guru, a video series produced by ADB’s Independent Evaluation Department proposes to enhance evaluation capacities in ADB’s member countries. The second episode talks about Country Program Evaluations.

  • Evaluation Guru: Evaluating Private Sector Operations
    Video, IED Video | 27 July 2021
    Evaluation Guru: Evaluating Private Sector Operations

    Evaluation Guru is a video series which takes the multimedia approach to meeting the growing demand for evaluation capacity development in ADB’s client countries. The first episode talks about how to evaluate Private Sector Operations.

Past Events


Recent Evaluations

24 Jan 2022 | Evaluation Document

India: Chhattisgarh State Road Sector Project

The project was designed to reconstruct and rehabilitate about 916 km state roads; further improve the CGPWD’s capacity in procurement, contract management, and project management; and establish a road asset management system (RAMS) through the CGPWD’s

16 Jan 2022 | Evaluation Document

Access to Electricity with New Off-Grid Solar Technology in Central Asia

The TA project supported the Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) Program’s strategy of promoting new off-grid energy technologies.

16 Jan 2022 | Evaluation Document

People’s Republic of China: Enhancing Competition in Public Service Delivery

The technical assistance (TA) was to support the Ministry of Finance (MOF) of the PRC as the TA project’s executing agency.

16 Jan 2022 | Evaluation Document

India: Preparing the Public–Private Partnerships Pilot Projects Initiative (Mainstreaming Public–Private Partnerships)

The main objective of the Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) project preparation technical assistance (PPTA) was to support the Government of India in mainstreaming public–private partnerships (PPPs) by developing, structuring, and facilitating the bidding

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Independent Evaluation Department
Asian Development Bank
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Emmanuel JIMENEZ (Mr)
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Deputy Director General
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Joanne ASQUITH (Ms)
Director, Thematic and Country Division
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Nathan SUBRAMANIAM (Mr)
Director, Sector and Projects Division
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