• List of Abbreviations
  • Executive Summary
  • 1 Objectives and scope of the meta evaluation
  • 1.1 Introduction
  • 1.2 Summary methodology
  • 1.3 Methodological challenges
  • 1.4 Contributory evaluations
  • 1.5 Policy context
  • 1.6 Structure of this report
  • 2 Findings by assessment criteria
  • 2.1 Overall findings of the evaluations
  • 2.2 EQ1: To which extent are interventions financed under IPA efficient in terms of value-for-money when delivering outputs and immediate results?
  • 2.3 EQ2: To which extent are interventions financed under IPA effective in delivering outputs and immediate results?
  • 2.4 EQ3: Are the outputs and immediate results delivered by IPA translated into the desired/expected impacts, namely in terms of achieving the strategic objectives/priorities linked to accession preparation? Are/can impacts be sufficiently identified/quantified?
  • 2.5 EQ4: Are there any additional impacts (both positive and negative)?
  • 2.6 EQ5: Are the identified impacts sustainable (or likely to be sustainable)?
  • 2.7 EQ6: Are there any elements which (could) hamper the impact and/or sustainability of assistance?
  • 3 Horizontal findings
  • Annexes
  • Annex 1. Approach and methodology
  • Annex 2. Findings from other evaluations
  • Annex 3 Tabulation framework
  • Annex 4 Methodological comparison of evaluations