Monitoring and Evaluation of Support for Decentralisation and Local Governance : Kenya Case Study

RTI Bibliographic reference Author(s): Maina, Betty Publisher: European Centre for Development Policy Management (ECDPM), Maastricht (English) Description: The ECDPM researched approaches and tools for monitoring and evaluating support to decentralization. The paper analyses the present practice in Kenya, a country that has engaged repeatedly in decentralisation efforts and received support from a number of European… Read More

Local Organizations in Decentralized Development : Their Functions and Performance in India

RTI Bibliographic reference Author(s): Alsop, Ruth; Kurey, Bryan Publisher: World Bank, Washington, DC (English) Description: Local organizations have become key mechanisms in effective, fair, and sustainable resource management and development in India. However, the support for local organizations is often little more than rudimentary. Link: http://go.worldbank.org/JGIR9UKHR0 Imported from id 567091 Rec 105 Lines 2432.

Participatory Monitoring &Amp; Evaluation at District and Local Level : Mechanisms, Evidences and Practices (MEP)

RTI Bibliographic reference Author(s): Massuanganhe, Israel Jacob Publisher: United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF) Etc., New York, NY Etc. (English) Description: The author reviews case studies, best practices and regional experiences in relation to integrating monitoring and evaluation at the district level in order to establish an information system for participatory planning, implementation, management and… Read More

Building Capacities for Monitoring and Evaluating Decentralisation and Local Governance in West Africa : Facilitating Capitalisation and Learning : Methodological Guidance for the Preparation of Case Studies

RTI Bibliographic reference Author(s): Loquai, Christiane; Le Bay, Sonia; Baser, Heather Publisher: European Centre for Development Policy Management (ECDPM), Maastricht (English) Description: The purpose of this methodological note is to provide guidance for authors in phase 1 of a multi-organizational activity in the field of capacity building in M&E. It is meant to ensure that… Read More

Decentralization : Poverty Reduction, Empowerment and Participation (Unedited Version)

RTI Bibliographic reference Author(s): Collado, Cristino M. Publisher: United Nations (UN). Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA), New York, NY (English) Description: Link: http://unpan1.un.org/intradoc/groups/public/documents/un/unpan021964.pdf Imported from id 685572 Rec 704 Lines 14079.

Ten Steps to a Result-Based Monitoring and Evaluation System : A Handbook for Development Practitioners

RTI Bibliographic reference Author(s): Kusek, Jody Zall; Rist, Ray C. Publisher: World Bank, Washington, DC (English) Description: Monitoring and evaluation (M&E) is a powerful feed-back tool to public management. This handbook is primarily targeted toward officials who are faced with the challenge of managing for results. Link: http://www.oecd.org/dataoecd/23/27/35281194.pdf Imported from id 534878 Rec 80 Lines… Read More

Moving Targets : Towards Monitoring Democratic Decentralization

RTI Bibliographic reference Author(s): Oosterhout, Alphonsus T.H. Van Publisher: Royal Tropical Institute (KIT), Amsterdam (English) Description: This bulletin deals with monitoring and evaluation of institutional and organizational processes. Major issues in decentralization, as well as in monitoring and evaluation are examined. Lastly, attention is paid to setting up a monitoring framework directed at democratic decentralization.… Read More

Learning from Change : Issues and Experiences in Participatory Monitoring and Evaluation

RTI Bibliographic reference Author(s): Estrella, Marisol Publisher: Intermediate Technology Publications Etc., London Etc. (English) Description: This book is a collection of experiences in participatory monitoring and evaluation from around the world, within different contexts and settings. The purpose is not to establish a singular definition of PM&E practice, but to review these experiences, and to… Read More