- Degree type
- Language of education
- 2 weeks
- Tuition fee EU/EEA
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- Tuition fee Non EU/EEA
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- Education type
- Start of program
- Application deadline
- Netherlands Government
- Type of institution
- Institute for International Education
Achieving sustainable development results by organisations is grounded on systematic monitoring and evaluation. Monitoring and Evaluation are the learning and innovation loops leading to more effective interventions.
Development processes are complex. Systematically monitoring and evaluating these processes helps you to improve your development projects, programmes and organisation. This course provides quantitative indicator-based system for Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) as well as more qualitative tools (Outcome Mapping and Most Significant Change). The course is proactive and participatory.
You are involved with formulating, managing, or monitoring development interventions. You prepare, supervise, use or participate in evaluations. You work as a desk officer, programme manager, task manager for a national or a local government, for an international donor agency, or for a non-governmental organisation. You want to further improve your monitoring and evaluation abilities and your M&E system.
• Learn to monitor and evaluate projects, programmes, organisations • Experience how M&E can be turned into learning • ask and answer M&E questions: 1. Data to understand the context, outputs, outcome and impact 2. Who collects, analyses and processes, when and how 3. design, organise and steer M&E systems so they contribute to accountability and stimulate learning by all stakeholders
• M&E concepts and challenges • Development results as a starting point for M&E • Information needs • Monitoring plan • Outcome mapping • Key performance indicators • Context monitoring and risk management • data collection and analysis • Learning organisations • Evaluation types • ToR for an evaluation • Impact evaluation • Appraising evaluation reports • Learning from evaluations