Work programme and budget

The Independent Office of Evaluation prepares an annual work programme and budget and presents it directly to the Executive Board for approval during the latter's annual December session. This document summarises the Independent Office of Evaluation’s objectives and priority areas for a given year and contains a detailed list of the evaluation activities that the Independent Office of Evaluation will undertake. It also defines the human and financial resources required to implement the annual work programme.

Since 2008, as request by the Evaluation Committee, the Independent Office of Evaluation prepares an annual preview of the three-year rolling work programme, and presents it in together with the annual work programme and budget to the Evaluation Committee and Executive Board for approval. The three-year rolling work programme contains the priorities for the coming three years, including an account of the main evaluation activities that the division plans to undertake.