Understanding Monitoring & Evaluation Systems

Date: Sept. 15, 2018 - Sept. 16, 2018

Venue: Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai

Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) is pertinent to know timely achievements of set objectives, goals, adherence to policy regulations and guidelines for effectiveness and efficiency, foster learning and knowledge management in the organization.

Target Group: Program/Project Managers, Officers, CSR professionals, M&E Officers, Public Health Professionals, Data Managers, MIS Executives/Specialists, Quality Assurance Officers, Human Resources Managers, Administration and Finance Officers, and other professionals who are involved in the monitoring and evaluation process.

Course Description: The workshop is developed to give participants a clear understanding of the process of initiating sustainable interventions, project/programme planning, management and implementation. It aims to equip development professionals on basic concepts, principles and practical approaches towards effective programmatic M&E. The goal of the workshop is to provide an overview of the basic and methodologies for participants working in various development projects/programs. The course will give insights on concrete conceptual frameworks for mixed methods (both qualitative and quantitative) predominantly used for M&E. In addition, the course will provide an introduction to the capabilities for increasing the quality and efficiency of M&E processes to foster learning and knowledge management in the organization.

Key Themes:

  • Concepts, principles and processes of M&E systems.    
  • Frameworks for Designing & Implementing M&E Systems for Program and Projects
  • Methodological issues in Designing M&E framework
  • Use of M&E tools for qualitative and quantitative data analysis
  • Use of result-based tools and methods for programme planning
  • Formulate ‘result and change oriented’ indicators for M&E
  • MIS in M&E System for effective Project/Programme Management.


Information support: Dr. Nitin Lata Waman (9372309046, 02225525918 / tissaa.edu@gmail.com)

Workshop Fees:

Before August 31 : Rs. 12,500/-*

*   Discount offered to TISSAA Life Members, Grassroots NGOs and on Group registration (3 and above).

After August 31 : Rs. 15,000/- (subject to availability of seats)

(Discount on fees if participant is attending Needs & Impact Assessment Workshop)

Fees will cover the participants kit, reading material, lunch, certificate and group photograph. Formal confirmation of enrollment will be sent upon completion of registration process. Please note that accommodations and travel are not included in the course fee.

Accommodation: Accomodation facility is available only for 15 participants at International Hostel at a charge of Rs. 650/- per day. It will be made availble on first come basis.

Registration Deadline: September 08, 2018

Cancellation Policy: For cancellation of registration, fees will be reimbursed after deducting Rs 1,000 but only for those requests received in writing one week prior to commencement of workshop. Email cancellation requests to tissaa.edu@gmail.com. All refunds will be processed after the workshop.