Monitoring and evaluation systems that work

a resource for development practitioners
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  • English
World Bank , Washington, DC
Government productivity -- Developing countries -- Evaluation, Performance standards -- Developing countries -- Evaluation, Total quality management in government -- Developing countries -- Evaluation, Public administration -- Developing countries -- Evalu
StatementMarelize Görgens and Jody Zall Kusek.
ContributionsKusek, Jody Zall, 1952-, World Bank.
LC ClassificationsJF1525.P67 G87 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23935821M
ISBN 139780821381861, 9780821381878
LC Control Number2009043703

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The manual complements and extends the globally recognized best-selling book co-written by one of the authors, widely used by academic institutions, governments, and developing partners worldwide to better understand the principles and practices of results-based M and E. “Making Monitoring and Evaluation Systems Work” goes beyond the broad Cited by: Why you need to design a monitoring and evaluation system A systematic approach to designing a monitoring and evaluation system enables your team to: • Define the desired impact of the research team’s stakeholder engagement activities on the clinical trial agenda.

• Justify the need and budget for these stakeholder engagement activities. Monitoring and evaluation is not an add-on at the end - start early and build monitoring and evaluation into the project from the beginning 3. Negotiate between stakeholders to decide what to monitor and evaluate 4.

Indicators should be objective, verifiable and clearly understood by all stakeholders 5. Making Monitoring and Evaluation Systems Work: A Capacity Development Toolkit Book January there is an accompanying need for useful and useable results-based monitoring and Author: Marelize Gorgens.

After more than a decade of development investments in monitoring and evaluation few countries are able to regularly report on how effective their policies and programs are in achieving the results they desire.

It is not through lack of good Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) design, nor political mandates to support the effort, but from a lack of. This publication, The Handbook on Monitoring and Evaluating for Results, a d d r e s s e s the monitoring and evaluation of development results.

It is intended to support country offices in aligning their monitoring and evaluation systems with RBM methodology—specifically in tracking and measuring the performance of File Size: KB. Abstract: Defines monitoring as a continuing function using systematic collection of data on specified indicators to provide management and stakeholders of an ongoing development intervention with indications of the extent of progress and achievement of objectives and progress in the use of allocated funds.

Defines evaluation as the process of determining the worth or significance of a. Basic principles of monitoring and evaluation Monitoring and evaluation usually include information on the cost of the programme being monitored or evaluated.

This allows judging the benefits of a programme against its costs and identifying which intervention has the highest rate of File Size: KB. They also need good feedback systems.

A results-based monitoring and evaluation (M&E) system is essentially such a feedback system; it is a management tool to measure and evaluate outcomes, providing information for governance and decision making.

M&E systems help organizations assess and manage performances so the right improvements can be made. You can think of M&E as being fairly synonymous with performance management.

While it can be used in any number of organizations, monitoring and evaluation systems are often used to assist international development. Monitor:Collectionofdata,analysisandreporting Useofmonitoringdataformanagementactionanddecisionmaking 5.

Evaluatingforresults This booklet deals with the entire subject matter of the tools and techniques used in monitoring and evaluation.

This book will be quite resourceful for learners in both project management and monitoring and evaluation, as it highlights on varied issues dealing with the theme of the subject.4/4(1). In most cases an M&E system refers to all the indicators, tools and processes that you will use to measure if a program has been implemented according to the plan (monitoring) and is having the desired result (evaluation).

An M&E system is often described in a document called an M&E plan. An M&E framework is one part of that plan. Computerised systems for monitoring Preparing the monitoring and evaluation plan and budget The monitoring and evaluation plan The monitoring and evaluation budget Planning for reporting and feedback   This video introduces the book by Scott Chaplowe and Brad Cousins, “Monitoring and Evaluation Training: A Systematic Approach,” (Sage Publications, ).

Bridging theoretical concepts with. Abstract Monitoring and evaluation (M&E) of development activities provides government officials, development managers, and civil society with better means for learning from past experience, improving service delivery, planning and allocating resources, and demonstrating results as part of accountability to key stakeholders.

A handbook for development practitioners: ten steps to a results-based monitoring and evaluation system (English) Abstract.

An effective state is essential Cited by: 9. Ten steps to a results-based monitoring and evaluation system: a hand-book for development practitioners / Jody Zall Kusek and Ray C. Rist. Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN 1.

Government productivity—Developing countries—Evaluation. Performance standards—Developing countries—Evaluation. TotalFile Size: 1MB. Book review - - Ijeoma__Introduction to South Africa's monitoring and evaluation in Introduction to South Af rica’s Monitoring andAuthor: Kambidima Wotela.

Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) is used to assess the performance of projects, institutions and programmes set up by governments, international organisations and goal is to improve current and future management of outputs, outcomes and impact.

Monitoring is a continuous assessment of programmes based on early detailed information on the progress or delay of the ongoing assessed. Making monitoring and evaluation systems work: a capacity development toolkit (English) Abstract.

There are constant and growing pressures on governments and organizations around the world to be more responsive to demands from internal and external stakeholders for good governance, accountability and transparency, greater development effectiveness Cited by: • Core Module 1: Introduction to Monitoring and Evaluation • Core Module 2: Collecting, Analyzing, and Using Monitoring Data • Core Module 3: Developing a Monitoring and Evaluation Work Plan We strongly suggest that Core Modules 1 and 2 precede the other modules because they provide the.

This book is written for students taking courses in monitoring and evaluation both in college and at the outstanding feature of the book lies in its organization.

The chapters are arranged in chronological sequence to correspond to the classic steps in monitoring and evaluation systems.

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By looking at the monitoring and evaluation steps, the reader is presented with a logical Reviews: 1. principles for planning, monitoring and evaluation with the CPD context. Knowledge of the essential elements of the planning and monitoring and processes in CPD, i.e developing a robust results framework for projects and programmes, with clear indicators, baselines and targets; and setting up an effective monitoring Size: KB.

A GuideA Guidebook for Monitoring and Evaluation book for Monitoring and Evaluationbook for Monitoring and Evaluation by Bernardita P. GermanoBernardita P. Germano Senona A. CesarSenona A. Cesar GlennGlenn Ricci Ricci Ricci Germano, B.P., S.A.

Cesar and. Suggested Citation: "6 Tools for Monitoring and Evaluation." National Research Council. Watershed Management for Potable Water Supply: Assessing the New York City Strategy.

Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: / frequently and to construct input–output budgets of key physical and chemical parameters. There are. Jamaica National HiV/Sti Programme monitoring and evaluation System 1 introduction Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) is the backbone of public health systems for providing essential information and evidence regarding the best practices and lessons learned in health programmes.

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The. A step by step guide to Monitoring and Evaluation Introduction This resource is designed to help groups working on community led approaches to climate change and energy conduct their own Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E). It aims to provide an accessible background to the principles of M&E, together with selected links to resources and approaches File Size: 2MB.

Results-based monitoring and evaluation 23 Contemporary evaluation challenges and responses 25 Section 2 Self Assessment Questions 27 Components of monitoring and evaluation systems 29 Section Overview 29 Section Learning Outcomes 29 Planning and implementing a project monitoring and evaluation system 29File Size: KB.

Monitoring and Evaluation Monitoring and Evaluation by Janet Shapiro (email: [email protected]) 1 OVERVIEW Brief description This toolkit deals with the “nuts and bolts” (the basics) of setting up and using a monitoring and evaluation system for a project or an organisation.

It clarifies what monitoring andFile Size: KB. Monitoring: High-quality monitoring of information encourages timely decision-making, ensures project accountability, and provides a robust foundation for evaluation and learning. It is through the continuous monitoring of project performance that you have an opportunity to learn about what is working well and what challenges are arising.All implementing or policy-making organization with programs that aim for results and change need monitoring and evaluation, will find this guide useful, practical, systematic and thorough.

Development: The manual shares the authorsâ extensive practical, hands-on experience helping clients to build and use M and E systems, and advising on.goals/impact. But evaluation is not just for accountability reasons, but also learning to feed into future decisions Monitoring is a continuous process, whereas evaluations are carried out at specific points of time in the course of the project (mostly at the end of the project or a project phase).File Size: KB.