Independent Evaluation of the United Nations–Government Joint Programme to Accelerate the Sustainable Development Goals in Nigeria 2020–2022: Institutionalizing social protection for accelerated Sustainable Development Goals’ implementation in Nigeria

This decentralized evaluation was commissioned by the UN System in Nigeria and covers the UN-Government Joint Programme to Accelerate the Sustainable Development Goals in Nigeria from January 2020 June 2022: Institutionalizing social protection for accelerated SDG implementation in Nigeria (Joint Programme, JP), implemented by UNICEF, WFP, ILO and UNDP. The evaluation was carried out in 2022-2023 and covered the activities of the Joint Programme which were aimed at enhancing social protection at the federal and state level in Nigeria (SDG target 1.3).