• 1 Introduction
  • 1.1 Aims and objectives of this study
  • 1.2 Structure of this report
  • 2 Executive summary
  • 2.1 Introduction and policy context of the evaluation
  • 2.2 Methodology
  • 2.3 Overview of the Directive
  • 2.4 Quality of transposition and implementation
  • 2.5 Results and impacts of the Directive
  • 3 Overview of the study methodology
  • 3.1 Main evaluation themes and sub-themes
  • 3.2 Data collection
  • 3.3 Data analysis
  • 4 Overview of the Directive
  • 4.1 Aims and objectives of the Directive
  • 4.2 Intended results and impacts of the Directive as foreseen
  • 4.3 Intervention logic
  • 5 Analysis of the quality of the transposition
  • 5.1 Overview of the quality of transposition
  • 5.2 Main issues with the transposition
  • 6 Analysis of the quality of the implementation
  • 6.1 Overview of the level and timeliness of implementation
  • 6.2 Overview of the different types of API systems
  • 6.3 Analysis of the scope of API data collection
  • 6.4 Systems in place for the capture and transmission of API
  • 6.5 Processing and use of API data
  • 6.6 Data protection considerations
  • 6.7 Analysis of the remit and activities of stakeholders
  • 6.8 Issues with implementation of API systems and reasons for non-implementation
  • 7 Results and impacts of the Directive
  • 7.1 Relevance
  • 7.2 Effectiveness
  • 7.3 Efficiency
  • 7.4 Impact
  • 7.5 Added value of the Directive
  • 8 Conclusions and recommendations
  • 8.1 Main findings and conclusions
  • 8.2 Main issues and recommendations