Evaluation 'research partnerships' KFH-DC Program (2010)

Kunde: KFH - Konferenz der Fachhochschulen Schweiz


Since 2000 the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) provides funding to the Rectors’ Conference of the Swiss Universities of Applied Sciences (KFH) within a program of applied research in developing and cooperation countries (KFH-DC Program).


The evaluation has the following basic purpose and objectives:

  1. Describe the evolution of the KFH-DC program during the last three years from 2007 to 2010 and
  2. Assess the program in terms of impact, efficiency, scientific quality, interdisciplinary and relevance for development.
  3. Describe possible scenarios for scaling-up the program in the future.


On the basis of the evaluation is negociated the future of the programme.