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GIS for Monitoring and Evaluation Course

Event. GIS for Monitoring and Evaluation Course

Venue: Indepth Research Services, Dodoma, Tanzania.

Event Date: 04th- 08th December 2017.

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INTRODUCTION
The training will help project managers apply GIS to monitor and evaluate the activities of specific projects in an effort to document positive outcomes, increase sustainability and develop effective solutions to problems discovered. Through this training, we will examine some ways we can use maps to define, measure and display project outcomes.
By using the GIS to link data from multiple programs the training will make it possible to understand the individual programs better but also better understand the relationship between the programs. Spatial analysis techniques will also help with deriving outcomes measures.
To achieve set objectives, the training will also explore the technical topic of Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) methods that are used worldwide in many development projects and the application of technical tools of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) for project monitoring and management.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
The course is designed for representatives from government, project teams, NGOs, multi and bi-lateral development organizations, consultancies, etc, that are typically employed as project managers and directors, M&E specialists, technical specialists, and researchers.

COURSE DURATION
5 days

TRAINING OBJECTIVES
• Understand key concepts in M&E and GIS.
• Discuss new technologies being adopted in project monitoring and evaluation: Mobile phones in M&E, Participatory video for M&E: supporting bottom-up learning, Making real-time M&E a reality through ICT.
• Learn about the working of M&E information management systems.
• Learn how to collect data using mobile phones and GPS.
• Learn how to integrate exiting M&E data with GIS.
• Learn how to analyze and visualize M&E data with the aid of GIS techniques.
• Learn how to integrate GIS into M&E activities.

TOPICS TO BE COVERED
• M&E Refresher.
• Communicating M&E results.
• New technologies being adopted in project M&E.
• Introduction to concepts of GIS and remote sensing.
• Spatial data collection techniques for project management.
• Visualizing project data.
• GIS and GPS for M&E.
• Updating data in the M&E-GIS system.
• Preparing monitoring and evaluation reports /communicating results.

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For further inquiries, please contact us on Tel: +254 715 077 817, +254 (020) 211 3814, +254 731240802, +254 735331020. Email outreach@indepthresearch.org

ACCOMMODATION
Accommodation is arranged upon request. For reservations contact the Training Officer. Email: outreach@indepthresearch.org Mob: +254 715 077 817 Tel: 020 211 3814

PAYMENT
Payment should be transferred to IRES account through bank on or before C.O.B. 27th November 2017 Send proof of payment to outreach@indepthresearch.org

Organisation Indepth Research Services Limited

Country: Kenya