The Evaluation of the Independent Science and Partnership Council (ISPC) – CGIAR’s independent scientific advisory body – was recently completed. The Evaluation assessed the relevance and scope of the leadership and advisory functions, as well as the work of the ISPC.
Evaluation report has been finalized with receipt of the Management Response from ISPC.
The Evaluation recognized the major achievements of ISPC over the past five years, including two round of CRP and platform proposal reviews, several strategic scientific studies, and its role in the development of the CGIAR 2016-2020 Strategy and Results Framework. The Evaluation provided several recommendations to enhance the role of the advisory body in meeting the needs of the CGIAR System
The evaluation report and management response are available online