© 2007 Asian Development Bank All rights reserved. Published 2007.Printed in the Philippines.Cataloging-in-Publication Data Publication Stock No. 050107 Asian Development Bank 1. ADB operations. 2. Performance evaluation. 3. Knowledge management.This report was prepared by staff and consultants of the Asian Development Bank(ADB). The analyses and assessments contained herein do not necessarily reﬂect the views of ADB, or its Board of Governors, or the governments its members represent. ADB does not guarantee the accuracy of the data included in this publication andaccepts no responsibility for any consequence of their use.Use of the term “country” does not imply any judgment by the authors or ADB as tothe legal or other status of any territorial entity.