Programme evaluations are carried out in order to assess the effectiveness, efficiency and impact of the programme. The programme has been subject to an ex-ante evaluation of independent evaluators with the aim to improve programme quality and to optimise the allocation of budget resources. The recommendations of this evaluation have been taken into account during the drafting of this programme as described in ex-ante report.
Ex-ante report for Interreg IPA Cross-border Cooperation Programme Croatia-Serbia 2014-2020
During the programme implementation period, evaluation will assess how support from the funds has contributed to the objectives for each priority and also the territorial coverage of the programme area. All evaluations, recommendations and follow-up actions will be examined and approved by the JMC.
In accordance with Article 56 of the CPR, the MA will draw up an evaluation plan within one year from the adoption of the Programme. Evaluation plan shall be approved by the JMC.
As regards to ex-post evaluation of the Programme, it lies in the responsibility of the European Commission.