Monitoring and Evaluation of Development Programs
MAY 30 – JUNE 11, 2021
Effective monitoring and evaluation of programs remains both a challenge and priority in developing and emerging economies. It is a key element for successful planning and implementation of development programs in sectors such as health, education, agriculture, rural and urban development, and municipal services. The two-week program on Monitoring and Evaluation of Development Programs (M&EDP) helps participants learn the key steps and analytical tools to design and monitor programs and develop an analytical framework to evaluate their performance and outcomes.
The M&EDP program will cover the following topics
M&E Planning and Management
M&E Techniques and Processes
Tuition for the M&EDP program is $6,500
Tuition and fees cover:
Tuition does not cover airfare, meals, or incidental expenses, as those vary from person to person.
The program is open to all professionals engaged in planning, implementation and evaluation of development programs, and is particularly beneficial for:
Application Deadline: April 30, 2021
Tuition Due: May 14, 2021
Arrive on Campus: May 29, 2021
Program: May 30 – June 11, 2021
All classes will be held at the Duke University Sanford School of Public Policy on Duke’s beautiful west campus, located in the vibrant city of Durham, North Carolina.
Dr. Graham Glenday is professor of the practice of public policy emeritus at DCID and the former co-director of the International Taxation Program, PARM, and BUDGET programs. He came to Duke in July 2001 from Harvard University where he was Director of the Public Finance Group in the Kennedy School of Government and earlier in the Harvard Institute for International Development. He has over 25 years of international professional experience in public finance, acting as an advisor in tax policy and administration reforms, public investment management and other fiscal matters to over 30 countries in Africa, Asia and elsewhere including co-ordination of the successful Tax Modernization Program in Kenya. Earlier he served as Assistant Director of Tax Policy Analysis in the Department of Finance in the Government of Canada. Glenday has also published research and taught graduate courses and executive workshops in taxation, public budgeting and project appraisal matters from 1985 onwards. Glenday was a Rhodes Scholar at Oxford University and has a Ph.D. in Public Policy from Harvard University.
Dr. Gangadhar P. Shukla is Professor of the Practice of Public Policy at DCID and Director of the Program on Tax Analysis and Revenue Forecasting (TARF).Previously, he was a lecturer and a Development Fellow at the Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University and an Associate at the Harvard Institute for International Development (HIID).While at Harvard, Shukla taught courses at the Kennedy School and in the Economic Department, directed the Program on Tax Analysis and Revenue Forecasting, and provided technical assistance to over a dozen countries in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and Transitional Economies on tax policy and project evaluation. He previously served the government of India for twenty years in a variety of local, state and central government executive positions – with considerable practical experience in local government finance, urban development, public sector management, financial management, budgeting, and revenue and expenditure analysis.Shukla has a Ph.D. in Political Economics and Government from Harvard University.
Throughout the program, Drs. Glenday and Shukla invite guest lectures from Duke University faculty and international experts and practitioners with wide experience in different aspects of designing, implementing and monitoring development programs.
‘‘The last two weeks have been a pleasure both personally and professionally. The program targeted the content to the participants, and also showed a good balance of theory and practice.”
Dominique Ambrose-Charles, participant 2017 M&EDP
Duke Center for International Development
Sanford School of Public Policy
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