RIDP – Rural Infrastructure Development ProjectRMDC – Rural Microfinance Development Center LimitedRMP – Rural Microfinance ProjectRRR – Rural Reconstruction and Rehabilitation Sector DevelopmentProgramSARD – South Asia DepartmentSASEC – South Asia Subregional Economic CooperationSRN – strategic road networkSSR – school sector reformSTWSSP – Small Towns Water Supply and Sanitation Sector ProjectSWAp – sector-wide approachTA – technical assistanceTDF – Town Development FundTEVT – technical education and vocational trainingTYIP – Three-Year Interim PlanWSS – water supply and sanitationWUSC – water users’ and sanitation committee
(i) The fiscal year (FY) of the Government and its agencies ends on 15 July. FYbefore a calendar year denotes the year in which the fiscal year ends, e.g.,FY2009 ends on 15 July 2009.(ii) In this report, "$" refers to US dollars.
adb; agriculture; asian development bank; capacity development; conflict situation; countrypartnership strategy; country strategy and program; donor coordination; education; energy;finance; gender and development; governance; inclusive growth; independent evaluationdepartment; infrastructure; millennium development goal; nepal; partnership; poverty reduction;private sector development; regional cooperation; results-based framework; sector assessment;transport; urban sector; water supply, sanitation and waste management
H. S. Rao, Independent Evaluation Department (IED)
R. B. Adhikari, Independent Evaluation Division 1, IED
K. Hardjanti, Principal Evaluation Specialist, IED
A. Anabo, Senior Evaluation Officer, IEDS. Labayen, Senior Operations Evaluation Assistant, IED
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