Policy expertise

Independent Evaluation of the Middle East Technical Assistance Centre (METAC)

Policy Area
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
July - October 2009
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OPM carried out an evaluation of the activities of the IMF's METAC over the period 2007-2009, providing technical assistance and training in the areas of statistics, public finance management and the financial sector. The evaluation included case study visits to Lebanon, Syria, Yemen and West Bank and Gaza, and Yemen and an online survey of beneficiaries from METAC's technical assistance. The evaluation assessed METAC's relevance, effectiveness, efficiency and sustainability and made recommendations for the next stage of METAC's activities.

Principal Consultant
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