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Dec
4
2018

MOPAN assessment of FAO (2017-18): Preliminary Findings

In 2017-18, the Multilateral Organisation Performance Assessment Network (MOPAN), assessed the performance of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). The assessment looked at FAO’s organisational effectiveness (strategic, operational, relationship and performance aspects) and the results it achieved against its objectives. This was the third MOPAN assessment of FAO; previous assessments were conducted in 2011 and 2014. A Presentation of Preliminary Findings of the FAO MOPAN assessment took place on 4 December 2018, ahead of the publication of the full report and final brief in early 2019. This brief can be accessed in the assessment Library.
Sep
16
2018

MOPAN 2017 Annual report

MOPAN's 2017 Annual Report reviews the Network's activities, achievements and impact throughout the year. The Network has continuously evolved to meet the expectations and to support member's multilateral development and humanitarian efforts. Assessments of the performance of individual organisations remain the foundation of MOPAN's work and respond to Member's accountability needs. Its achievements in 2017, a year that straddled two assessment periods, include the completion and launch of 12 multilateral organisations assessed over 2015-16 and the launch of the 14 assessments to be conducted over 2017-18 through which MOPAN gained unprecedented visibility.
May
18
2018

2017-18 MOPAN Reviews

MOPAN commissioned two light-touch reviews which have now been published on the website under other products. The reviews aim to help MOPAN consider the contours of what it is, what it delivers, and how it can best operate to continue to generate value for its Members and stakeholders. Both reviews are now available under other products.
Jan
3
2018

Belgium joins MOPAN

Belgium has officially joined the MOPAN family as of 1 January 2018. This marks an important milestone in the long-standing relationship as Belgium has been an active actor in the MOPAN history. MOPAN members in 2018 are: Australia, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Korea, Luxembourg, The Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland, the United Kingdom and the United States of America.
Jan
1
2018

Norway- 2018 MOPAN Chair

Norway has assumed the 2018 MOPAN chairmanship, represented by Mr. Kåre Stormark, Deputy Director General of Norway's Department for UN and Humanitarian Affairs. The Chair will also be supported by the Bureau: Luxembourg (2017 Chair), Sweden (2019 Chair), France (Chair of the Technical Working Group), Germany (Chair of Strategic Working Group) and Denmark (Chair of Reference Group).
Jun
1
2017

MOPAN Head of Secretariat: Ms. Suzanne Steensen

Ms Suzanne Steensen has officially taken up her functions as the new Head of the Secretariat of the Multilateral Organisation Performance Assessment Network (MOPAN) on 1 June 2017. Ms Steensen is an economist with 20 years’ experience in international development co-operation, working on development finance in bilateral and multilateral contexts.
May
11
2017

2017-18 MOPAN Assessment cycle

MOPAN has started a new assessment two-year cycle under MOPAN 3.0, with further adjustments to the methodology. In 2017-18, 14 multilateral organisations have been selected to take part of this exercice: Asian Development Bank (ADB);Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO), Global Environment Facility (GEF), Global Partnership for Education (GPE), International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), International Organization for Migration (IOM), United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR), UN Women, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), United Nation relief and works agency (UNRWA), United Nations World Food Programme (WFP), World Health Organization (WHO) In 13 countries: Bangladesh, Bolivia, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, Guinea, Jordan, Lebanon, Mexico, Myanmar, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Tunisia, Turkey
Mar
15
2017

Launch of MOPAN 2015-16 Reports

The Multilateral Organisation Performance Assessment Network (MOPAN) is issuing a new cycle of 12 assessment reports. ‎Over 2015-16, the Network assessed the organisational performance and effectiveness of the AfDB, Gavi, the Global Fund, IDB, ILO, UN Habitat, UNAIDS, UNDP, UNEP, UNICEF, UNOCHA and the World Bank. The assessment packages are available on our Assessment library.
Jan
25
2017

Italy joins MOPAN

The MOPAN family is delighted to welcome Italy as its 18th member. Italy’s Official Development Assistance (ODA) contribution to the multilateral system is almost USD 2.5 billion (2015), making it the 7th-largest contributor to multilateral agencies among DAC countries. MOPAN members in 2017 are: Australia, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Korea, Luxembourg, The Netherlands, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, the United Kingdom and the United States of America.
Jan
5
2017

Luxembourg- 2017 MOPAN Chair

Luxembourg has been selected as the 2017 MOPAN Chair, represented by His Excellency Paul DÜHR, Luxembourg Ambassador in France. The Chair will also be supported by the Bureau: Republic of Korea (2016 Chair), Norway (2018 Chair), Canada (Chair of the Technical Working Group) and the United States (Chair of Strategic Working Group).
Nov
25
2016

MOPAN Side event- 30 November at HLM2 in Nairobi

How can Multilateral Assessments contribute to enhancing Development Effectiveness in the Context of Agenda 2030? The Multilateral Organisations Performance Assessment Network (MOPAN) and the United Nations Evaluation Group (UNEG) will host a side event at the HLM2 in Nairobi to discuss on the tools to evaluate and improve the effectiveness of multilateral co-operation. Please see the flyer attached for further information.
Jul
1
2016

MOPAN 2015 Annual report

MOPAN's 2015 Annual Report reviews the Network's accomplishments throughout the year. This year the Network focused first and foremost on finalising MOPAN 3.0, its reshaped, more ambitious and country-focused assessment approach.Members, the Secretariat, and the service provider IOD PARC collaborated closely on its development throughout the year. Terms of Reference (ToR) for the different facilitators and focal points involved were completed to complement the new methodology. This allowed MOPAN to begin implementing the first two-year cycle under MOPAN 3.0 (2015-16), with assessments of 12 multilateral organisations and information collected in 16 partner countries.
Jan
25
2016

Launch of 2015-2016 Assessments

All 2015-2016 assessments were launched in January/February 2016. Introductory Meetings with the assessed organisations are being held over the coming weeks. The Leads and Secretariat are currently deep in coordination-mode to have successful outcomes of these outreach efforts.
Jan
4
2016

MOPAN 2016 Chair: Korea

The Republic of Korea will be MOPAN chair in 2016, represented by Mr. Young-soo LEE, Director-General of the Development Cooperation Bureau at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA). The Chair will also be supported by the Bureau -United States of America, Luxembourg, Canada (Chair of the Technical Working Group) and Switzerland (Chair of Strategic Working Group).
Jan
3
2016

MOPAN 2015-2016 Assessments: List of assessed organisation

MOPAN has now finalised its list of 12 assessed multilateral organisations for its 2015-2016 cycle. You will find the information under our work.