• Investing in teachers

    This evaluation analyses DFAT’s experience and identifies lessons for improving teacher development policies and programs.

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  • Independent verification of the MAMPU program

    The evaluation found MAMPU is performing well against its design objectives and there is a strong basis for a second phase of the program.

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  • Gearing up for Trade

    This evaluation examined and assessed the effectiveness of Australia's recent investments supporting trade facilitation and regional trade agreements.

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  • Evaluation of the contribution of Australia Awards to women’s leadership

    The evaluation found that Australia Award scholarships have been very effective tool for building women’s leadership.

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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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