This Policy Brief is a succinct summary of findings from a recently completed research study on the role of evaluations in the development of country voluntary national review reports (DEval, CLEAR-AA and CLEAR-LAC. 2022. “VNRs and SDG evaluations in Anglophone Africa and Latin America: A mapping of common challenges and emerging good practices”. German Institute for Development Evaluation, Bonn. The policy brief proffers recommendations on how to create an enabling environment for a greater role of evaluation reports and evidence in VNR development.
Dlakavu, A. and D. Hoffmann (2023), Limited Use of Evaluative Evidence in Public Policy, Planning and Voluntary National Review (VNR) Development. Recommendations for Governments, Evaluation Communities and ECD Stakeholders