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

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

Oct 9 2019 - Dec 3 2019

Location: eLearning (Virtual)

Language: English

Prices

Early - Aug 28 Regular - Oct 06
Member;Non-Member $175 $175

Agenda

Week 1     

An Introduction to MEAL in Projects

  • Components, of MEAL
  • The MEAL cycle
  • Benefits of a strong MEAL system
  • The relationship between MEAL and project management
  • Ethical standards and cross-cutting principles of  MEAL

Week 2     

Logic Models

  • The role of logic models in establishing a strong foundation for MEAL
  • Theory of Change
  • Results Framework
  • Logical Frameworks (logframes)

Week 3     

Building a Logframe

  • Vertical and horizontal logic of logframe
  • SMART indicators
  • Measurement methods
  • Assumption assumptions in project logic models

Week 4     

Planning for MEAL, Part 1

  • Monitoring and evaluation planning tools
  • Performance Monitoring Plans
  • Data Flow Maps
  • Indicator Performance Tracking Table
  • Evaluation Summary Table
  • Evaluation Terms of Reference

Week 5     

Planning for MEAL, Part 2

  • Accountability and learning planning tools
  • Communications plans
  • FRMs
  • Learning plans

Week 6     

Collecting MEAL Data

  • Data collection tools
  • Explain the basic principles of sampling
  • Data management
  • Databases and data entry
  • Data quality

Week 7     

Analyzing MEAL Data

  • Quantitative data analysis
  • Descriptive statistics
  • Inferential statistics
  • Qualitative data analysis
  • Data interpretation

Week 8     

Using MEAL Data

  • Adaptive management.
  • Data visualization
  • MEAL reporting and communication
  • Learning from MEAL data

Venue

eLearning (Virtual)