UNDP carries out both informal reviews and formal evaluations of capacity development plans and supports processes to inform learning and next steps, such as planning for follow-on.
UNDP also develops case studies documenting capacity development processes over a number of years to show the changes in national health systems, such as improving health information systems and strengthening procurement and supply chains in Zimbabwe.
The sample terms of references below outline standard duties and responsibilities for a consultant to conduct a capacity development plan evaluation. Additional guidance and good practices can be found in the document “Monitoring and Evaluation of Capacity Development”.
The following points should be considered when evaluating a capacity development intervention.
Generic TOR CD Evaluation
Template for implementing the terms of reference for evaluation of capacity development plans.
Example TOR CD Evaluation
Example document and template for creating terms of reference for the final evaluation of capacity development plans.
Monitoring and Evaluation of Capacity Development
Example document and template for implementing capacity development monitoring and evaluation processes.