Brazil - Forging a Strategic Partnership for Results: An OED Evaluation of World Bank Assistance - World Bank Operations Evaluations Study (Paperback)Roberto Rezende Rocha (author)
Paperback 105 Pages / Published: 31/07/2004
- Not available
Brazil - Forging a Strategic Partnership for Results evaluates the World Bank assistance program to Brazil during the 1990-2002 period and examines three main and inter-related questions. First, whether the objectives of Bank assistance were relevant, given Brazil's development need and challenges during this period. Second, whether the Bank's assistance program was effectively designed and consistent with its objectives. Third whether the Bank's program achieved its objectives and had a substantive impact on the country's development during this period. The greatest lesson learned from a decade of assistance is the need to ensure macroeconomic stability and Government ownership of the Bank's assistance program. The unsatisfactory project outcomes and the low effectiveness of the Bank's assistance in the early 1990s reflected fundamentally the lack of a stable macroeconomic framework and a clear development agenda. The Bank's central objectives of poverty alleviation and growth cannot be achieved under these circumstances. Other major lessons include the need for the Bark to build technical capacity in the field, maintain an open and frequent policy dialogue with federal and state authorities, employ the resources of the local academic community, and have the ability to closely supervise its projects.
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Number of pages: 105
Weight: 358 g
Dimensions: 273 x 210 x 9 mm
You may also be interested in...
Please sign in to write a review
Simply reserve online and pay at the counter when you collect. Available in shop from just two hours, subject to availability.
Thank you for your reservation
Your order is now being processed and we have sent a confirmation email to you at
When will my order be ready to collect?
Following the initial email, you will be contacted by the shop to confirm that your item is available for collection.
Call us on or send us an email at
Unfortunately there has been a problem with your order
Please try again or alternatively you can contact your chosen shop on or send us an email at