Monitoring and evaluation (M&E)

Monitoring and evaluation (M&E)

Eff-Ess Group offers consultancy services that helps SME’s develop an integrated M&E frameworks:
At Eff-Ess Group our M&E framework  include  but not limited to impact plan, aligned activities and outputs to the desired outcomes and impact, indicators, and tools to collect and analyse appropriate data.

  • Impact evaluations:
    These are rigorous, often long-term studies which focus on changes for the ultimate beneficiaries of a project
  • Outcomes evaluations:
    These evaluations look at the effects of a programme to assess what changes have occurred because of the programme
  • Process/implementation evaluations:
    These studies investigate how a programme is being run, often assessing whether resources are being utilised efficiently and whether the programme is achieving desired outcomes at an ealy stage – with the aim of making implementation changes that will positively affect the achievement of objectives and outcomes
  • Baseline studies:
    Usually used for impact evaluations, baseline studies assess the status of beneficiaries or communities prior to an intervention beginning
  • Needs assessments:
    These are studies that investigate what the needs of a target group are to inform project design
  • Feasibility studies:
    this kind of study will assess the likelihood of success of a programme design in a particular setting