Sida's Exchange Programme - Evaluation of its pilot phase 2002-2004

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Sida Evaluation
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Peter Winai
Sidas exchange programme has been tested. It has been open to the frame organisations, as well as the Swedish Association of Local Authorities and the National Board for Youth Affairs. The objective of the evaluation has been to provide a basis for Sida to decide whether the exchange programme has achieved intended results and if the pilot phase should continue in a regular programme.The programme has basically fulfilled its objectives to expose new Swedish groups and considering imbalances in terms of resources, reciprocity is assessed to be good. Poor countries are well represented. It is recommen- ded that the programme be continued, that its objectives be clarified and linked to development policies. The overall objective of contribution to the Policies on Global Development, Poverty and Civil Society should be recognized

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