Final Evaluation of the Mangrove Plantation and Disaster Risk Reduction in the Period of 2011-2015

Final Evaluation of the Mangrove Plantation and Disaster Risk Reduction in the Period of 2011-2015

This report presents findings of the Final Evaluation of the Vietnam Red Cross (VNRC) Mangrove Plantation and Disaster Risk Reduction (MP-DRR) programme for 2011-2015. Specifically, the following issues were considered as to whether the programme had achieved its expected results regarding: plantation of forest and sustainable forest protection; improved capacity of communes (under the project) to protect against disasters and impacts of climate change; and strengthened capacity of the VNRC to develop and implement community based disaster-risk management (CBDRM) projects sustainably and effectively.