• ACRONYMS AND ABBREVIATIONS
  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
  • 1. BACKGROUND OF THE EVALUATION
  • 1.1 ORIGIN, AND OBJECTIVES OF THE EVALUATION
  • 1.2 PURPOSE AND STRUCTURE OF THE FINAL SYNTHESIS REPORT
  • 1.3 SCOPE OF THE EVALUATION
  • 1.4 CONTEXT OF EU REGIONAL AND BILATERAL COOPERATION WITH CENTRAL AMERICA
  • 2. OVERVIEW OF EU COOPERATION WITH CENTRAL AMERICA
  • 2.1 THE STRATEGIC FRAMEWORK OF EU DEVELOPMENT COOPERATION
  • 2.2 REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE TO CENTRAL AMERICA FROM THE EU
  • 2.3 EU BI-LATERAL COOPERATION WITH CENTRAL AMERICAN COUNTRIES
  • 3. EVALUATION METHODOLOGY
  • 3.1 THE EVALUATION PHASES, PROCESS AND STEPS
  • 3.2 KEY COMPONENTS OF THE EVALUATION APPROACH
  • 3.3 CHALLENGES AND LIMITATIONS
  • 4. ANSWERS TO THE EVALUATION QUESTIONS
  • 4.1 RELEVANCE OF EU COOPERATION OBJECTIVES
  • 4.2 REGIONAL INTEGRATION (INSTITUTIONAL FRAMEWORK)
  • 4.3 ECONOMIC INTEGRATION
  • 4.4 REGIONAL INTEGRATION AND THE ASSOCIATION AGREEMENT
  • 4.5 REGIONAL SECURITY
  • 4.6 DISASTER RISK REDUCTION
  • 4.7 FOOD SECURITY
  • 4.8 TREATMENT OF CROSS-CUTTING ISSUES
  • 5. CONCLUSIONS
  • 5.1 OVERALL ASSESSMENT
  • 5.2 STRATEGIC CONCLUSIONS
  • 5.3 SECTOR-SPECIFIC CONCLUSIONS
  • 6. RECOMMENDATIONS
  • 6.1 STRATEGIC LEVEL RECOMMENDATIONS
  • 6.2 SPECIFIC RECOMMENDATIONS
  • LIST OF ANNEXES IN VOLUME II
  • ANNEX 1: MATRIX OF EVALUATION QUESTIONS
  • LIST OF ANNEXES IN VOLUME III
  • ANNEX 2: TERMS OF REFERENCE
  • ANNEX 3: ANALYSIS OF THE REGIONAL COOPERATION WITH CENTRAL AMERICA
  • ANNEX 4: EU INTERVENTION BY EVALUATION QUESTIONS
  • ANNEX 5: SUMMARY OF MEETINGS HELD DURING THE FIELD PHASE
  • ANNEX 6: LIST OF INSTITUTIONS AND PERSONS MET
  • ANNEX 7: MAIN ECONOMIC INDICATORS FOR CENTRAL AMERICA
  • ANNEX 8: RESULT OF THE FOCUS GROUP
  • ANNEX 9: BIBLIOGRAPHY
  • List of figures
  • List of tables