MID-TERM REVIEW OF THE AFIKEPO NUTRITION AND KUTUKULA ULIMI M'MALAWI (KULIMA) PROGRAMMES IN MALAWI
|Sectors||Rural development and food security|
The Afikepo programme strives to improve coherence and complementarity of support to the nutrition sector to address the problems of: (i) inadequate food energy and protein and micronutrient deficiencies; (ii) inadequate access to improved water, sanitation and hygiene in particular for maternal, infant and young children; (iii) poor maternal and infant young child support services including adolescent girls due to limited nutrition education; and (iv) weak governance and monitoring and evaluation (M&E) systems, lack of operational research and dissemination of research findings.
The Kulima programme aims to contribute to increased growth and an expanded commercial agriculture base while also tackling the long-term aspects related to improved food and nutrition security.There are three main components: (i) increase in agricultural productivity and diversification through mainly upscaling climate-smart agriculture technologies; (ii) agriculture value chain and business development; (iii) support to improved governance in the agriculture sector.
The main objectives of this evaluation are to provide the relevant services of the European Union, the interested stakeholders and the wider public with:
In particular, this evaluation will serve to understand the performance of the Actions, their enabling factors and those hampering a proper delivery of results in order to adjust their respective design or implementing modalities; and to assess the Actions' relevance, efficiency, effectiveness and sustainability by considering the following:
The main users of this evaluation will be the Government of Malawi and the European Union. The Implementing Agencies including stakeholders and beneficiaries will also benefit from the MTR results.
|Position||Team of Evaluators|
Qualifications and skills required for the team:
General professional experience of the team:
Specific professional experience of the team:
Language skills of the team:
Languages levels (https://europass.cedefop.europa.eu/en/resources/european-language-levels-cefr) must be demonstrated by certificates or by past relevant experience.