Monitoring and Evaluation of Agricultural Programmes

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  • Date 16-08-2021 - 20-08-2021
Training or Development Class Title
Monitoring and Evaluation of Agricultural Programmes
Event Type
Training or Development Class
Training or Development Class Date
16-08-2021 to 20-08-2021
Last Date for Applying
14-08-2021
Location
Westlands Nairobi Kenya, Nairobi, Kenya
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FineResults Research Services Ltd
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Westlands Nairobi Kenya, Nairobi, Kenya

FineResults Research Services  would like to invite you to take part in our upcoming workshops on Monitoring and Evaluation & Project Management courses at our FineResults Services training facilities in Nairobi, Kenya.

Topics: Monitoring and Evaluation of Agricultural Programmes

Date:    16th to 20th August 2021

Cost:      USD 800 or Ksh 65000

Contacts: +254 759 285 295, [email protected]

Venue    :  FineResults Research, Nairobi, Kenya Training Centre.

Enroll    : Online training Registration

               : To register for physical class

INTRODUCTION

Agriculture forms the backbone of many developing countries and is the main economic activity for the rural communities. Since its modest beginnings, the agricultural sector has become increasingly complex and multi-faceted. The challenge agriculture faces today is how to feed the world population in an equitable manner while protecting the environment from irreversible negative changes. Monitoring and Evaluation tools and techniques plays a key role in ensuring Agriculture and Rural Development (ARD) projects are designed, implemented as planned to aid in ending hunger and poverty. This course equips the participants with adequate skills to develop and manage robust M&E systems for effective management of ARD projects and programs. The learner is introduced to M&E frameworks indicators, tools and techniques for M&E for ARD.

 

DURATION

 5 Days

 

COURSE OBJECTIVES

By the end of this course the participants will be able to:

  • Understand monitoring and evaluation (M&E) for ARD programs
  • Design ARD projects using logical framework analysis approach
  • Define different ARD indicators
  • Track performance indicators over the life of the project
  • Evaluate ARD programs against objectives and targets
  • Understand gender role in M&E in ARD programs
  • Conduct impact evaluations of ARD programs

 

COURSE OUTLINE

Module 1

Introduction to M&E

  • Definition of Monitoring and Evaluation
  • Why Monitoring and Evaluation is important
  • Key principles and concepts in M&E
  • M&E in project lifecycle
  • Complementary roles of Monitoring and Evaluation

 

Agriculture and Rural Development Policy issues

  • Sustainable agriculture and rural development
  • Economic contribution of agriculture
  • Link between agriculture and rural development
  • Agriculture and food security

 

Module 2

M&E Frameworks in Agriculture and Rural Development

  • ARD Conceptual Frameworks
  • ARD Results Frameworks
  • Logical Framework Analysis (LFA)
  • LogFrame - Design of ARD projects using LogFrame

 

Agriculture and Rural Development Indicators

  • Indicator metrics
  • Linking indicators to results
  • Indicator Matrix
  • ARD indicator performance tracking
  • Sector-wide indicators for Agriculture and Rural Development
  • Specific indicators for Sub-sectors of Agriculture and Rural Development
  • Indicators for Thematic Areas related to Agriculture and Rural Development

 

M&E System and M&E Planning in ARD

  • Importance of an M&E Plan
  • Documenting M&E System in the M&E Plan
  • Components of an M&E Plan-Monitoring, Evaluation, Data management, Reporting
  • Using M&E Plan to implement M&E in a Project

 

Module 3

Data Management for M&E in Agriculture and Rural Development

  • Sources of Data: Information systems, surveys, participatory poverty assessments, financial management tools
  • Use of different Surveys in data collection for ARD
  •  Participatory methods of data collection for ARD
  • Data analysis for ARD

 

Gender integration in M&E for Agriculture and Rural Development

  • Gender integration during project activities design
  • Gender indicators in ARD
  • Cross cutting gender issues in ARD
  • Measure of gender outcomes

 

Module 4

Performance Evaluation of Agricultural and Rural Development programs

  • Determining evaluation points from results framework
  • Components of evaluations: implementation and process evaluations.
  • Evaluation designs- experimental, quasi-experimental and non-experimental
  • Performance evaluation process
  • Evaluation questions
  • Evaluation findings sharing and dissemination

 

Impact Evaluations for Agriculture and Rural Development

  • Introduction to impact evaluation
  • Attribution in impact evaluation
  • Estimation of counterfactual
  • Impact evaluation methods: Double difference, Propensity score matching

 

Module 5

M&E Results Use and Dissemination

  • Use of M&E results to improve and strengthen ARD projects
  • Use of M&E Lessons learnt and Best Practices
  • Organization knowledge champions
  • M&E reporting

 

NB: We are offering you a half day, fun and interactive team building event!

 

View our Monitoring and Evaluation & Project Management courses

For any registration of 3 or more participants; we offer a discount of up to 10%.

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Online Training Registration USD 720

For further inquiries email [email protected] or contact us on Tel: +254 759 285 295

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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