• PREFACE
  • GLOSSARY OF ACRONYMS
  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
  • MAIN REPORT
  • INTRODUCTION
  • 1.1. Background
  • 1.2. Objectives and Scope of the Ad Hoc Evaluation
  • 1.3. Methodology
  • EVALUATION FINDINGS – THE PERFORMANCE OF PHARE ASSISTANCE
  • EVALUATION QUESTION 1: Has the underlying strategic rationale and design of Phare assistance under evaluation been relevant, in general and intervention-specific both at sectoral and sub-sectoral levels?
  • EVALUATION QUESTION 2: What is the Phare support under evaluation going to produce and achieve?
  • EVALUATION QUESTION 3: Are the achieved effects sustainable and what further improvements are needed?
  • 3. LESSONS LEARNED FROM PREVIOUS ENLARGEMENT
  • 4. CONCLUSIONS
  • 5. RECOMMENDATIONS
  • ANNEXES
  • Annex 1: Scope of the Evaluation – Programme Details
  • Annex 2: Terms of reference
  • Annex 3: Economic Reflections on EU Cohesion Policy and the Croatian Economy
  • Annex 4: Croatian Institutional Structure for Structural Funds
  • Annex 5: List of Interviews
  • Annex 6: List of Documents Referred to in the Interim Evaluation