Evaluation of the Impact of the ACF Therapeutic Feeding Programme in Burundi

ACF and ECHO (European Commission Humanitarian Office) undertook a joint evaluation of the ACF therapeutic feeding programme in Burundi in November 1998. The nature of the emergency in Burundi meant that there were a number of factors which had a critical bearing on the outcome of the programme. Although the situation had improved greatly by the time the evaluation was undertaken, the constraints were primarily related to the very insecure period of 1996/7. These included the following:

The main findings of the evaluation were as follows.

Strengths

Weaknesses

Recommendations

The following were amongst the recommendations in the evaluation:

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*Humanitarian charter and minimum standards in disaster response, ISBN 92-9139-049-6 (First edition 1998. Geneva)

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Evaluation of the Impact of the ACF Therapeutic Feeding Programme in Burundi. Field Exchange 8, November 1999. p26. www.ennonline.net/fex/8/evaluation