• Investing in roads

    This evaluation documents important lessons from one of the aid programs largest infrastructure projects.

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  • Cyclone Pam Humanitarian Assistance

    This evaluation identified how DFAT can better support Pacific countries to prepare for, respond to, and recover from rapid onset emergencies.

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  • The Office of Development Effectiveness: 10 years on

    ODE has been helping Australia’s aid program to deliver better outcomes for over 10 years.

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  • Annual Aid Evaluation Plan

    ODE has released an Annual Aid Evaluation Plan

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The Office of Development Effectiveness

The Office of Development Effectiveness (ODE) at the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) builds stronger evidence for more effective aid. ODE assesses DFAT’s internal performance management systems, evaluates the performance of the Australian aid program and contributes to evidence and debate about aid effectiveness.



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