Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability and Learning (MEAL) DPro Flex

Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability and Learning (MEAL) DPro Flex

In this highly participatory online workshop, you will gain the skills and confidence you need to effectively design, plan, and manage MEAL systems for development and relief projects. Created by NGOs for NGOs, MEAL D Pro exists to improve MEAL skills across the humanitarian and development sector. This Flex Workshop is an in-depth introduction to the essential skills of monitoring, evaluation, accountability and learning.

MEAL D Pro Certification Exam:

MEAL D Pro is a globally recognized certification for development professionals who understand the key concepts, purposes, components, and ethical principles relevant to MEAL. This workshop prepares learners to take the MEAL D Pro Certification Exam. The workshop fee does not include the cost of the exam, and it is not administered at the end of the workshop. You can arrange to take the exam online at any time after the workshop, with costs starting from $80. More information can be found here

What will you learn?

By the end of this workshop, learners will be able to:

  • Design logic models that later become the foundations of MEAL in projects. These tools include the theory of change, the results framework, and logical framework (logframe).
  • Plan for MEAL using practical tools such as Performance Management Plans, Indicator Performance Tracking Tables, Summary Evaluation Tables, etc.
  • Collect MEAL data by using well-designed qualitative and quantitative data collection tools, appropriate sampling methods, and recommended data management practices.
  • Analyze MEAL data by using quantitative (descriptive and inferential) statistics and qualitative methods to analyze, interpret, and visualize MEAL data.
  • Use MEAL data to inform project decisions, communicate with stakeholders, and practice adaptive management.

Who should attend?

This workshop is designed for:

  • Project team members responsible for program implementation. This includes project managers, program managers, and other project associates. This workshop also provides an opportunity for more experienced team members to strengthen their understanding of specific MEAL topics.
  • MEAL Technical Staff. This includes entry-level MEAL specialists and more experienced MEAL staff who can use MEAL D Pro resources to create a common language for MEAL systems among colleagues and partners.

If you’re still not sure if this workshop is right for you, feel free to contact us and we can help!

Further Information

Humentum D Pro Learning Pathway

Humentum D Pro is a pathway of internationally recognized certificated workshops aimed at development, relief and humanitarian professionals across the globe. It offers a credentialed, career development path for professionals working in the sector.

The three other workshops that form the D Pro Learning Pathway are:

Learning Approach

Humentum’s self-directed and focused Flex workshops always put the learner first. You will have the opportunity to connect and engage with peers from around the world in a social network style environment, whilst working through a series of engaging videos, assignments and readings. You will have a dedicated, expert facilitator to guide you on your learning journey, and always ready to answer your specific questions to further enhance your learning.

Download the full workshop description and program guide. 

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Dates and registration

May 27 - Jul 21, 2020 Online English Full info
Jul 29 - Sep 22, 2020 Online English Full info

Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability and Learning (MEAL) D Pro