Lecturing and counselling services for Danida fellowship center on the economic role of youth in development; global employment trends and how to promote inclusive labour markets.
Danida fellowship center, 2021
Mid-term review of IFAD’s country strategy for Moldova. Focus was to adjust the strategy to increase climate change adaptability of agriculture as part of a wider national drive to promote a socially just green transition.
Mid-term review of IFAD’s country strategy for Egypt. Overall objective was to provide critical insights on what would need to change if IFAD and its core partners (incl. the government) were to deliver on their shared ambitions to promote inclusive and resilient rural development.
Supervision mission to Palestine to support the implementation of the Resilient Land and Resource Management Project, aimed at increasing legal, economic and climatic resilience of the rural poor on the West Bank.
Appraisal of Support for Climate Change Adaptation in Agriculture in Uganda. The appraisal focused how to drive systemic change and agricultural transformation in the face of high levels of institutional fragility and unpredictability.
Evaluation of the Danish Sustainable Infrastructure Finance facility, which provides concessional loans for funding of sustainable infrastructure projects, which cannot otherwise be financed on commercial terms in developing countries.
Case study evaluation of EU support to local authorities in Georgia with particular focus on sustainable local development through initiatives such as the Covenant of Mayors and the Mayors for Economic Growth.
EU Commission, 2020
Case study evaluation of the decentralisation programme entitled Ukraine – Local Empowerment, Accountability and Development Programme (U-LEAD) and its attempts to strengthen the social compact between citizens, local businesses and municipalities.
EU Commission, 2020
Implementation support to the IFAD supported project ‘Promoting Resilience in Desert Environments’ in Egypt. The assignment included strategic assistance in shaping priorities, sequencing of engagements and driving implementation progress in an environment adversely affected by climate change, natural resource degradation and livelihood marginalization.
Supervision mission for the IFAD supported Resilient Infrastructure project in Armenia aimed at improving rural infrastructure and access to inclusive finance project with specific responsibilities for sustainability, monitoring, evaluation and learning.
Supervision mission supported Promotion of Rural Incomes through Market Enhancement (PRIME) project in Egypt with specific responsibilities for sustainability, scaling and exit strategies
Country strategy formulation detailing IFAD’s response to the multiplicity of challenges and fragilities facing rural Lebanon, not least in the context of substantial migration and the consequential pressures on natural resources and social cohesion.
Evaluation of EU’s support to local authorities in neighborhood countries (both south and east).
EU Commission, 2019-2020
Documentation study of the transformation of the micro-financial services of the Cooperative Rural Development Bank with the catalytic support from Danida.
Review of the IFAD supported Murat watershed rehabilitation project, with a strong focus on climate change adaption and mitigation as well as promotion of green growth employment opportunities.
Design of the agribusiness and climate resilience partnership project aimed at climate-proofing Armenia’s rural sector by creating a more resilient and higher value production platform.
Design of Danish bilateral development programme for Somalia, focussing inclusive private sector-led growth.
Design of engagement aimed at improving land tenure and climate resilience in rural areas for smallholders
Palestine, 2018, IFAD
Country programme and strategy evaluation. Evaluation IFAD’s country portfolio and strategy, including nine agricultural and rural development engagements aimed at poverty reduction and employment generation. Cambodia, IFAD 2017
Support to the commercialisation of agriculture and agribusiness in Northern Uganda
Uganda, 2017, DFID
Design of engagement aimed at increasing the productive capacities of smallholders in upland areas
Turkey, 2017, IFAD
Review of the agribusiness component of the U-Growth programme
Uganda, 2016, Danida
Sustainability Report, FynBloem Denmark/South Africa joint venture under Business-to-Business Programme, Danida
South Africa, 2015
Mid-Term Review of the Regional Environmental Programme, Pro-Ambiente
Central America, 2015, Danida
Support to implementation of Energy and Environmental Partnership (EEP) Africa Programme
South Africa, 2015, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Finland/UK Aid/Austrian Development Cooperation
Competitive Innovation Fund providing support for demonstrations of innovations in the NRM sectors
Bolivia, 2014, Danida
Design of a Knowledge, Information and Skills Programme for African agriculture
Africa, 2013, NEPAD/World Bank
Appraisal of support for agricultural research and advisory services (ATAAS)
Uganda, 2010, Danida
Environmental Support Programme, Lessons Learned Study
Indonesia, 2011, Danida
Review of two environmental programme, related to environmental reporting and marine protected areas
Vietnam, 2005, Danida
Country Strategy and Programme Evaluations
Ethiopia 2007/08, Mozambique 2008/09, Rwanda 2010/11, Uganda 2011/12, Nepal 2012/13, Moldova 2013, China 2013/14, Cambodia 2017, IFAD