Monitoring and evaluation of development projects and programmes

Monitoring and evaluation of development projects and programmes

Monitoring and evaluation of development projects and programmes

2–6 November 2020
The course is available in pусский

To be considered successful, development projects and programmes must show measurable, sustainable results. In this course, participants learn how to create more effective monitoring systems, so they can design better interventions in the future.

If you want to generate better projects for a better future, join us today.

Key features
Campus life

Stay and study on the banks of the Po River

Collaborative environment

Fully engage and interact with an international cohort

Training types

Benefit from presentations, group work, and plenary discussions

High-level resources

Learn from specialists from the ILO and the ITCILO

Introduction to the course

This course aims to impart the technical and managerial competencies needed to monitor the performance and evaluate the efficiency, effectiveness, relevance and sustainability of development programmes and projects. Participants will learn to use various management tools and techniques for effective project monitoring, control and reporting. They will also learn how to design, manage and conduct project evaluations.

Who attends this course?

Monitoring and evaluation specialists; project coordinators; programme managers; independent evaluators; donor staff appraising and evaluating projects and programmes; non-governmental organization officials involved in monitoring and evaluation.

What topics does this course cover?

Identify areas of improvement and brush up on your technical and managerial skills.

  • Monitoring and evaluation
  • Risk management
  • Results-based management
What will I learn?

Get out of the classroom and into reality through a practical study visit to a UN agency.

  • Theories of and approaches to monitoring and evaluation
  • The linkages between monitoring, reporting, control, audit, research, and evaluation
  • All about the components of a successful monitoring and evaluation system, and how to create one
What will I be able to do?

Work with your peers to hone your skills, and put them to use right away.

  • Engage stakeholders through managerial and soft skills
  • Evaluate impact using quantitative and qualitative approaches
  • Develop a communication plan to share results, recommendations, and emerging practices
Why should I join?

Learn from high-level experts in this interactive course.

  • The course is highly participatory and includes quizzes, case studies, and group exercises.
  • The course is useful to managers that work in a range of sectors, in both “hard” and “soft” projects.

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