(i) The fiscal year (FY) of the Government of the Lao People’s Democratic Republicis from 1 October to 30 September. FY before a calendar year denotes the year in which the fiscal year ends, e.g., FY2000 ends on 30 September 2000.(ii) In this report, “$” refers to US dollars.(iii) For an explanation of rating descriptions used in ADB evaluation reports, see ADB. 2006.
Guidelines for Preparing Performance Evaluation Reports for Public Sector Operations.
Manila.In preparing any evaluation report, or by making any designation of or reference to a particular territory or geographic area in this document, the Independent Evaluation Department does notintend to make any judgments as to the legal or other status of any territory or area.
H. Satish Rao, Independent Evaluation Department (IED)
H. Hettige, Independent Evaluation Division 2, IED
R. Lumain, Senior Evaluation Officer, IED
E. Li-Mancenido, Senior Evaluation Assistant, IED
Independent Evaluation Department, PE-740Key Words
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