Achieving outcome 2

To achieve the targets under outcome 2, PAGE supports countries and provinces with sectoral and thematic diagnostics, assessments, and policy analysis, and with advisory support integrated into the design and advancement of sectoral and thematic policies, strategies and plans.

The mobilization of partners to support IGE transformation, including donors, international organizations, civil society, academic and research institutions, and the private sector, has been another key area of support.

To summarize the progress of the achievements of outcome 2 so far by end of 2017:

  • 14 policies in total were adopted or are in the process of being adopted, of which 3 have started implementation, that support IGE priorities in PAGE countries. In 2017, an additional 2 policies started implementation, 1 policy was adopted, and 2 policies were in the adoption process.
  • 31 reports (6 additional reports in 2017) completed, providing sectoral or thematic IGE diagnostics, assessments, and policy analysis.
  • 56 consultations (27 additional consultations in 2017) were held to share results of sectoral policy analysis.
  • 16 partners (7 additional partners in 2017) formally agreed to co-financing, complementary follow-up programming, pledges, PPPs etc.

In-country activities in the following countries support the achieving of PAGE outcome 2: