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Program Assessment Rating Tool (PART) Status


FY 2008 Financial Report
Bureau of Resource Management
December 2008
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The Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Program Assessment Rating Tool (PART) is used by agencies across the Federal government to assess program performance and to drive a sustained focus on program results. A key component of the President's Management Agenda, PART assessments review overall program effectiveness, from how well a program is designed to how well it is implemented and what results it achieves. PART results are used to improve program management and to ensure the most effective and efficient use of taxpayer dollars.

Since 2002, the Department and OMB have used PART to review a total of fifty-one programs covering State Operations and Foreign Assistance. The chart below lists the fifty-one programs assessed between 2002 and 2008 and their PART scores and ratings. For additional information on PART and these assessments, please visit http://www.expectmore.gov.

DEPARTMENT OF STATE PART ASSESSMENT RATINGS AND SCORES (2002-2008)
Program Name Scores and Rating1 State Division
Contributions to International Atomic Energy Agency 98% Effective State Operations
Educational and Cultural Exchanges, Global 97% Effective State Operations
Capital Security Construction 97% Effective State Operations
Migration and Refugee Assistance-Protection 96% Effective Foreign Assistance
UN High Commissioner for Refugees 96% Effective Foreign Assistance
South Asia Military Assistance 93% Effective Foreign Assistance
Humanitarian Demining 93% Effective Foreign Assistance
Migration and Refugee Assistance-Other 93% Effective Foreign Assistance
International Boundary and Water Commission 92% Effective State Operations
Visa and Consular Services 92% Effective State Operations
Worldwide Security Upgrades 92% Effective State Operations
Humanitarian Migrants to Israel 91% Effective Foreign Assistance
Contribution to UN Development Program 91% Effective State Operations
Contribution to UNICEF and Other Programs 91% Effective State Operations
Global Peace Operations Initiative 91% Effective Foreign Assistance
Security Assistance for Western Hemisphere 90% Effective Foreign Assistance
Export Control Assistance 90% Effective Foreign Assistance
Nonproliferation and Disarmament Fund 89% Effective Foreign Assistance
Foreign Service Institute 88% Effective State Operations
Support for East European Democracy/FSA 88% Effective Foreign Assistance
U.S. Embassy Compound Security 87% Effective State Operations
International Peacekeeping Activities 86% Effective State Operations
Refugee Admissions to the U.S. 86% Effective Foreign Assistance
Non-Security Embassy Construction 86% Effective State Operations
Terrorist Interdiction Program 85% Effective Foreign Assistance
Anti-Terrorism Assistance 85% Effective Foreign Assistance
Organization for Security and Coorperation in Europe 83% Moderately Effective Foreign Assistance
Contributions to International Organizations 82% Moderately Effective State Operations
Military Assistance to NATO and NATO Aspirant Nations 82% Moderately Effective Foreign Assistance
Assistance to Refugees 82% Moderately Effective Foreign Assistance
Assistance to Transforming Countries 80% Moderately Effective Foreign Assistance
Security Assistance to Sub-Saharan Africa 77% Moderately Effective Foreign Assistance
Global Threat Reduction 76% Moderately Effective Foreign Assistance
Assistance to Developing Countries 75% Moderately Effective Foreign Assistance
Assistance to Rebuilding Countries (pilot) 73% Moderately Effective Foreign Assistance
President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR)-Focus Countries 73% Moderately Effective Foreign Assistance
Protection of Foreign Missions and Officials 72% Moderately Effective State Operations
Economic Support Fund-Western Hemisphere 71% Moderately Effective Foreign Assistance
Security Assistance for Near East Asia
69% Adequate
Foreign Assistance
Economic Support Fund-Africa 67% Adequate Foreign Assistance
Human Rights and Democracy Fund 66% Adequate State Operations
PEPFAR-Global Fund 65% Adequate Foreign Assistance
Interagency Cooperative Administrative Support Services 65% Adequate State Operations
Contributions to International Fisheries Commissions 59% Adequate State Operations
Public Diplomacy 59% Adequate State Operations
PEPFAR-Other Bilateral Programs 58% Adequate Foreign Assistance
International Narcotics Control and Law Enforcement (INCLE), Africa/Asia 53% Adequate Foreign Assistance
INCLE, WHA 53% Adequate Foreign Assistance
Andean Counterdrug Initiative 52% Adequate Foreign Assistance
International Information Programs 50% Adequate Foreign Assistance
INCLE, South Asia 50% Adequate Foreign Assistance

1 Effective (85-100%)  Moderately Effective (70-84%)  Adequate (50%-69%). (Back to Text)

 


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