This synthesis outlines the key findings of 33 evaluations of support for private sector development (PSD) undertaken by bilateral and multilateral institutions over the past five years. The purpose of the synthesis is to inform the strategic direction, design, and implementation of future PSD initiatives so as to leverage the sector’s role in spurring economic growth and advancing development effectiveness in Africa.
The Country Strategy and Program Evaluation (CSPE) for Zambia is being carried out as part of the Comprehensive Evaluation of the African Development Bank’s Development Results (CEDR). It covers 3 Bank Country Strategy Papers for Zambia over the period 2002-2015 and a total of 39 projects, amounting to approximately 660 million UA. The projects include 32 national operations and 7 multinational operations targeting regional integration.
In 2006, the African Development Bank (AfDB) approved funding of USD 84m for Phase I of the Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Programme (RWSSP) in the United Republic of Tanzania. Phase II of AfDB funding, contributing USD 65m, ran from 2011 to 2015. The RWSSP is a contribution to Component 2 (Rural Water Supply and Sanitation) of the national Water Sector Development Programme (WSDP), 2006 –