External Evaluation of Norwegian Church Aids Programme; Towards Lasting Peace in Burundi 2010 – 2012
Between 01 to 05 October 2012 (Cibitoke Province) and 08 to 12 October 2012 (Kirundo Province), 45 frontline staff from 27 organisations in Cibitoke and Kirundo Provinces, Burundi; Administrative Government, Burundian Red Cross Society, CBOs, FOs, National and International NGOs conducted participatory field work on an inter-agency basis to give communities a voice, identify and attribute impact contribution. The findings reflect the voices of 166 people (majority women) in 14 representative community groups in 2 Communes. It was felt by the external consultant to have been a thorough exercise. Purpose of the Evaluation was to determine project effectiveness; impact on affected populations; internal learning; shape strategy (thematic and geographical) during the final programme year of a 3 year Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs Framework Agreement and; contribute to NCA and partner capacity building in targeting the most vulnerable.