The Evaluation Plan for the PEACE IV Programme has been drawn up in accordance with Articles 56 and 114 of the Common Provisions Regulation (EU) 1303/2013 and has taken account of the guidance provided by the Commission Services in the 'Guidance Document on Monitoring and Evaluation'.
The Evaluation Plan sets out the proposed methods for effectively assessing how the support provided has contributed to the achievement of the objectives of the Programme, facilitated learning and maximized the impact of proposed investments.
The Evaluation Plan was approved on 7 November 2016 by the Evaluation Steering Group, which is a sub-group of the PEACE IV and INTERREG VA Programme Monitoring Committees, and approved by the PEACE IV Programme Monitoring Committee on 22 November 2016. The Plan was then submitted to the EU Commission on 23 November 2016.
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The Implementation Evaluation is carried out in line with the Evaluation Plan for the Programme. The Evaluation supports the smooth delivery of the Programme by assessing the efficiency and effectiveness of the implementation mechanism established for the Programme, including measures to reduce the administrative burden, this is a shared evaluation with the INTERREG VA Programme. The Evaluation is longitudinal in nature and will report in 2017, 2018 and 2019. The Executive Summary for each can be accessed below: