Programme in the Monitoring and Evaluation of General Health Programmes
Brief Description
The Programme in the Monitoring and Evaluation of General Health Programmes provides you with the requisite knowledge and skills to successfully evaluate, measure and observe health programmes with the aim of improving their overall performance. During this specialist training, you will gain practical experience in the collection of health-related data and the analysis of these programmes impact on population, health and nutrition interventions. You will also become familiar with current health programme initiatives and develop an increased capacity for the monitoring and evaluation of health professionals who are active in the implementation and roll-out of appropriate interventions in the field.
Learning Outcomes
After successfully completing the course, you will
  • be familiar with the monitoring and evaluation of programmes in the health sector
  • gain quantitative and qualitative skills for planning, monitoring and evaluating population and health programmes, and
  • gain an increased capacity for monitoring and evaluation among health professionals.
Course Content
  • Fundamental concepts in monitoring and evaluation (M&E)
  • Systems approach
  • M&E frameworks
  • Indicators
  • Data sources and health information systems
  • Data quality assessment
  • Analysis, reporting and dissemination
  • Health programmes evaluation
  • Gender responsive M&E
  • GIS in M&E
  • Ethical issues in M&E
  • Policy briefs
Entry Requirements
Prospective delegates should at least have experience as a health official or in health programs.
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Catalogue and Category:
Health and Health Care
Who Should attend:
This course is ideal for you if you are a health facility manager, CEO, M&E officer, information officer, programme manager or any public health professional.
Delivery Mode:
Contact Sessions
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