Second Monitoring Round (2015-2016): Tools and Documents

Please find here all support tools available for stakeholders participating in the 2015-16 Monitoring Round of the Global Partnership for Effective Development Co-operation.

Key Monitoring Tools

Monitoring Guide (AR / ES / FR / PT )

  • This is the main document of reference to support participants in the monitoring exercise. Here you will find everything you need to know about the process, timeline, your role and the specific set of ten indicators being monitored during the 2015-16 monitoring round. This document provides guidelines for all stakeholders participating in the monitoring exercise, including: governments, providers of development co-operation, and other stakeholders (including the private sector, civil society organisations, trade unions, parliamentarians, subnational governments).
Other Important Reference Materials

List of countries

  • This list shows the countries that have expressed interest in participating in the 2015-16 monitoring exercise as of 14 June 2016. Countries interested in participating and not included in the country list are invited to notify their intentions to the UNDP-OECD Joint Support Team by writing to monitoring@effectivecooperation.org.

Terms of Reference (TOR)

  • These documents provide standard terms of reference for the various stakeholder groups explaining the role and what is expected of the different focal points. This information is also included in the Monitoring Guide but is presented in a different format here for ease of reference.
  • National Coordinator (Government) / Coordinateur National (AR / EN / ES / FR)
  • Provider of Development Co-operation Focal Point / Fournisseurs de Cooperation au Développement (AR / EN / ES / FR)
  • CSO Focal Point / Point Focal OSC (AR / EN / ES / FR)
  • Private Sector Focal Point / Point Focal Secteur Privé (AR / EN / ES / FR)
  • Parliamentarian Focal Point / Point Focal Parlementaires (AR / EN / ES / FR)
  • Trade Unions Focal Point / Point Focal Syndicat (AR / EN / ES / FR)
  • Subnational and Local Government Focal Point / Point Focal Autorités Locales (AR / EN / ES / FR)

Exchange Rates Table

  • This table provides exchange rate information to allow reporting of country data in US Dollars. Last updated: 10 February 2016.

Frequently Asked Questions (FR)

Indicator 1 / Guidance for Providers

  • This document providers additional clarifications and guidance on indicator 1. It contains definitions on the meaning of the different sectors/types of interventions/etc which may be helpful for providers of development co-operation when filling out the fields for each project in the data collection tools.

Indicator 3 / Module 3 Terms of Reference

  • (Optional) These terms of reference will help national coordinators hire and guide a consultant that could carry out the in-depth analysis of an existing public-private dialogue platform, and suggest ways to strengthen the dialogue going forward. This module 3 is optional, but a few participating countries have indicated an interest in carrying out this analysis.

Official Invitation Letter (AR)

  • This official invitation letter, signed by the three ministerial Co-Chairs of the Global Partnership, launched the 2015-2016 monitoring round on 15 September 2015.

Brief Information Leaflet (AR / ES / FR)

  • This brief information leaflet provides some high level information on the process and timeline of the Global Partnership 2015-2016 monitoring round. It accompanies the official invitation letter above, signed by the three ministerial Co-Chairs of the Global Partnership.
Webinar Material

Presentation on indicators 1, 5, 6 and 9b (ES / FR)

Presentation on indicators 2, 3 and 7 (ES / FR)

Presentation on indicators 8 and 10 (ES / FR)

Regional Workshops

Monitoring Advisory Group

The Global Partnership’s Monitoring Advisory Group was established in 2015 to provide technical expertise and advice to strengthen the monitoring framework and ensure its relevance in the rapidly evolving post-2015 landscape.

General Information and Administrative Documents
  1. Monitoring Advisory Group Terms of Reference (April 2015)
  2. List of members of the Monitoring Advisory Group
  3. Work Plan (EN / ES / FR)
Monitoring Advisory Group Final Report
  1. Summary of the Final Report of the Monitoring Advisory Group
  2. The Final Report of the Monitoring Advisory Group
  3. Assessing the Current Indicator Framework: A compendium of MAG advice
Monitoring Advisory Group and JST Reflections on the 2nd Round of Monitoring

Monitoring Advisory Group: Recommendations and Documentation (July-December 2015):

  1. Indicator 1, Feedback from the GPEDC Experts Advisory Group: Development co-operation is focused on results that meet developing countries’ priorities
  2. Indicator 2, Feedback from the GPEDC Experts Advisory Group: Civil society operates within an environment, which maximises its engagement in and contribution to development
  3. Indicator 3, Feedback from the GPEDC Experts Advisory Group: Engagement and contribution of the private sector to development
  4. Indicator 4, Feedback from the GPEDC Experts Advisory Group: Information on development co-operation is publicly available
  5. Incentivizing Behavioural Change
  6. MAG Response to the Concept Note for the 2016 Monitoring Progress Report (CN prepared by the JST)

Initial Review of the Global Partnership Monitoring Framework and Indicators by the Monitoring Advisory Group (January 2016):

  1. Introduction and General Comments on the Review
  2. Indicator 1: Development co-operation is focused on results that meet developing countries’ priorities.
  3. Indicator 2: Civil society operates within an environment which maximises its engagement in and contribution to development.
  4. Indicator 3: Engagement and contribution of the private sector to development.
  5. Indicator 4: Information on development co-operation is publicly available.
  6. Indicators 5a &5b: Annual and mid-term predictibilty of development cooperation.
  7. Indicator 6: Aid is on budget, which is subject to parliamentary scrutiny.
  8. Indicator 7: Mutual accountability among cooperation actors is strengthened through inclusive reviews.
  9. Indicator 8: Measure government efforts to allocate and track resources for gender equality.
  10. Indicators 9a &9b: Quality of developing country public financial management systems. Use of country public financial management and procurement systems.
  11. Indicator 10: Percentage of Aid that is Untied.
JST Reflections on the 2nd Round of Monitoring and Monitoring Advisory Group Feedback
  1. Global Partnership Position Paper – JST Reflections on MAG Recommendations
  2. Global Partnership Pilot Indicators – refined methodologies for Indicators 1, 2 and 3
Documentation to Support the Monitoring Advisory Group’s Work
  1. Nature of the data and main challenges
  2. Global Partnership Pilot Indicators – refined methodologies for Indicators 1, 2 and 3
Monitoring Advisory Group Meetings and Events

february 2016

feb5 - 7All Day3rd Monitoring Advisory Group Meeting(All Day) Glen Cove, New York, United States of AmericaEvent Type :Global Partnership,Monitoring Advisory Group Meeting

september 2015

sep28 - 29All Day2nd Monitoring Advisory Group Meeting(All Day) Paris, FranceEvent Type :Global Partnership,Monitoring Advisory Group Meeting

may 2015

may20 - 21All Day1st Monitoring Advisory Group Meeting(All Day) New York, United States of AmericaEvent Type :Global Partnership,Monitoring Advisory Group Meeting

Technical note 1 - Directions to Refine Current GPEDC Indicators2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Technical note 2 - 2016 Monitoring. Engagement and Comprehensiveness of Data2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Technical note 3 - 2016 Monitoring Lessons Learned2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Technical note 4 - 2016 Monitoring: Exit Survey to Participants2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Technical note 5 - Proposed timeline, activities and working arrangements2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
GPEDC 2016 Monitoring Round Indicator 5b Data2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
GPEDC 2016 Monitoring Round_Indicator 2 Data2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Making Development Co-operation More Effective: 2016 Progress Report (e-book)2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
FINAL 2016 Progress Report (FR)--ebook2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
FINAL 2016 Progress Report (ES)--ebook2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
TechnicalCooperation_30Nov2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Global Consultation Synthesis Report2nd High-Level Meeting, Events, Inclusive Partnerships, Progress on Busan implementation, Responsible Development Co-operation, Global Partnership Initiatives (GPIs)
Kosovo Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Mexico Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Afghanistan Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Burkina Faso Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Central African Republic Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Sao Tome and Principe Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Comoros Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Gabon Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Senegal Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Benin Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Congo Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Mauritania Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Guinea Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Chad Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Cameroon Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Draft Parameters for Refining the Global Partnership Monitoring Framework2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Democratic Republic of the Congo Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Micronesia Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Paraguay Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Bolivia Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Dominican Republic Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Costa Rica Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Guatemala Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
El Salvador Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Peru Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Honduras Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Uruguay Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Palau Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Cook Islands Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Sierra Leone Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Uganda Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Burundi Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Madagascar Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Mali Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Niger Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Togo Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
South Sudan Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Timor-Leste Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Somalia Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Nigeria Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Niue Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Viet Nam Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Zimbabwe Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Bhutan Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Albania Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Lao People's Democratic Republic Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Liberia Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Nepal Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Pakistan Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Yemen Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
2016 Monitoring Data by Partner2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
2016 Monitoring Data by Country2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Kyrgyzstan Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Tajikistan Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Fiji Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Armenia Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Angola Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Kenya Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Mozambique Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Egypt Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Sudan Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Myanmar Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Papua New Guinea Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Solomon Islands Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Vanuatu Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Tuvalu Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Tonga Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Samoa Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Rwanda Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
The Philippines Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Mongolia Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Malawi Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Nauru Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
United Republic of Tanzania Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Republic of Moldova Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Kiribati Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Gambia Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Ethiopia Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Cambodia Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Bangladesh Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Belarus Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Marshall Islands Monitoring Profile2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Development Partners' Conference Session I Slides: Preliminary Findings from 2016 MonitoringDonor, Events
The Final Report of the Monitoring Advisory GroupAgenda 2030, Monitoring, Monitoring Advisory Group Meetings, Events
FAQs for Participating in the Second Monitoring Round of the Global Partnership: Indicator 62nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
FAQs for Participating in the Second Monitoring Round of the Global Partnership: Indicator 72nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
FAQs for Participating in the Second Monitoring Round of the Global Partnership: Indicator 82nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
FAQs for Participating in the Second Monitoring Round of the Global Partnership: Indicators 9a & 9b2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
FAQs for Participating in the Second Monitoring Round of the Global Partnership: Indicator 102nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
FAQs for Participating in the Second Monitoring Round of the Global Partnership: Indicator 12nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
FAQs for Participating in the Second Monitoring Round of the Global Partnership: Indicator 22nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
FAQs for Participating in the Second Monitoring Round of the Global Partnership: Indicator 32nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
FAQs for Participating in the Second Monitoring Round of the Global Partnership: Indicator 42nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
FAQs for Participating in the Second Monitoring Round of the Global Partnership: Indicators 5a & 5b2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
FAQs for Participating in the Second Monitoring Round of the Global Partnership: Monitoring Process2nd High-Level Meeting, Events, 2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
FAQs for Participating in the Second Monitoring Round of the Global Partnership: Participation2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
FAQs for Participating in the Second Monitoring Round of the Global Partnership: Data Collection, Validation and Reporting2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
FAQs for Participating in the Second Monitoring Round of the Global Partnership: General Questions2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
MAG Advice for Indicator 12nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring, Monitoring Advisory Group Meetings, Events
MAG Advice for Indicator 32nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring, Monitoring Advisory Group Meetings, Events
MAG Advice Indicator 42nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring, Monitoring Advisory Group Meetings, Events
MAG Advice for Indicator 22nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring, Monitoring Advisory Group Meetings, Events
MAG Advice on Incentivising Behavioural Changes2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring, Monitoring Advisory Group Meetings, Events
MAG Review of the Global Partnership Monitoring Framework and Indicators: Indicators 9a & 9b2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring, Monitoring Advisory Group Meetings, Events
MAG Review of the Global Partnership Monitoring Framework and Indicators: Indicator 72nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring, Monitoring Advisory Group Meetings, Events
MAG Review of the Global Partnership Monitoring Framework and Indicators: Indicator 82nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring, Monitoring Advisory Group Meetings, Events
MAG Review of the Global Partnership Monitoring Framework and Indicators: Indicator 102nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring, Monitoring Advisory Group Meetings, Events
MAG Review of the Global Partnership Monitoring Framework and Indicators: Indicator 12nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring, Monitoring Advisory Group Meetings, Events
MAG Review of the Global Partnership Monitoring Framework and Indicators: Indicator 22nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring, Monitoring Advisory Group Meetings, Events
MAG Review of the Global Partnership Monitoring Framework and Indicators: Indicator 32nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring, Monitoring Advisory Group Meetings, Events
MAG Review of the Global Partnership Monitoring Framework and Indicators: Indicator 42nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring, Monitoring Advisory Group Meetings, Events
MAG Review of the Global Partnership Monitoring Framework and Indicators: Indicator 5a & 5b2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring, Monitoring Advisory Group Meetings, Events
Monitoring Advisory Group Terms of Reference (April 2015)Monitoring Advisory Group Meetings, Events
List of Monitoring Advisory Group membersMonitoring Advisory Group Meetings, Events
MAG Response to Summary of Indicator 4 Transparency Consultation2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring, Monitoring Advisory Group Meetings, Events
MAG Framing Paper: Strengthening the relevance of the GPEDC monitoring framework - Opportunities and Entry Points2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring, Monitoring Advisory Group Meetings, Events
Update on progress of monitoring activities since the January 2015 Steering Committee meetingMonitoring, Monitoring Advisory Group Meetings, Events
Exchange Rates Table2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring, Uncategorized
TdRs - Punto Focal - Subnational & Local authorities - Gobiernos subnacionales2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Arabic ToRs - Local Authorities Focal Point2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
TdRs - Punto Focal - Trade Unions - Sindicatos2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Arabic ToRs - Trade Unions Focal Point2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
TdR - Point focal syndicat2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
TdRs - Punto Focal - Parlamentarian - Parliamentarios2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Arabic ToRs - Parliamentarian Focal Point2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
TdR - Point focal parlementaires2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
TdRs - Puntos Focales - Private Sector - Sector Privado2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
TdRs - Punto Focal - Civil Society - Orgs Sociedad Civil2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Arabic ToRs - Civil Society Focal Point2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
TdR - Point focal OSC2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
TdRs - Punto Focal - Providers - Proveedores de Cooperacion2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Arabic ToRs - Providers of Development Co-operation Focal Point2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
TdRs - Punto Focal - National Coordinators - Coordinadores Nacionales2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Arabic ToRs - National Co-ordinators2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
TdR - Coordinateur National2nd High-Level Meeting, Events, 2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
2015-2016 Global Monitoring Guide - PT2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
2015-2016 Global Monitoring Guide - AR2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
GPEDC Data Collection Spreadsheet1st Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Outline of Key Findings from Monitoring Evidence1st Monitoring Round, Monitoring
2015-2016 Monitoring Guide - ESMonitoring
2015-2016 GPEDC Monitoring Guide - FRMonitoring
2015-2016 GPEDC Monitoring GuideMonitoring
Stock-take of the First Monitoring Round1st Monitoring Round, Monitoring
2013-2014 Global Monitoring Guide1st Monitoring Round, Monitoring
2013-2014 Global Monitoring Guide - ES1st Monitoring Round, Monitoring
2nd Monitoring Round Participating Countries April 20162nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
10 Indicators and Targets for 20152nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
2013-2014 Global Monitoring Guide - FR1st Monitoring Round, Monitoring
2015-2016 Global Monitoring Guide2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
2015-2016 Global Monitoring Guide - ES2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
2015-2016 Global Monitoring Guide - FR2nd Monitoring Round, Monitoring
Timeline of key events and milestones around the work of the Advisory GroupMonitoring Advisory Group Meetings, Events, Uncategorized
Ethiopia: Post-Busan Monitoring Results1st Monitoring Round, Monitoring, Regional and Country Level Efforts, Global Partnership Initiatives (GPIs)
Global Partnership Monitoring Framework Key Findings1st Monitoring Round, Monitoring

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