What is an M&E system?

A project monitoring and evaluation (M&E) system covers all the work carried out during or after a project to define, select, collect, analyse and use information. It is where everything comes together, from the initial selection of objectives and indicators through to the final evaluation of a project.

What is M&E checklist?

The M&E Capacity Checklist can be used to guide the project review process. This is a dipstick assessment to determine the best approach to the next stages and which tools to use. This checklist is not used to determine how ‘good’ or ‘bad’ your project M&E is.

What are the components of M&E system?


  • Organizational Structures with M&E Functions.
  • Human Capacity for M&E.
  • Partnerships for Planning, Coordinating and Managing the M&E System.
  • M&E frameworks/Logical Framework.
  • M&E Work Plan and costs.
  • Communication, Advocacy and Culture for M&E.
  • Routine Programme Monitoring.

What is a good M&E system?

A good M&E system helps identify promising interventions early so that they can potentially be implemented elsewhere. Having data available about how well a particular project, practice, program, or policy works, it provides useful information for formulating and justifying budget requests.

What is a due diligence checklist?

A due diligence checklist is an organized way to analyze a company that you are acquiring through sale, merger, or another method. By following this checklist, you can learn about a company’s assets, liabilities, contracts, benefits, and potential problems.

What are the 12 components of M&E system?

What are the components of a good M&E system?

M&E Plan Components

  • Introduction.
  • Program Description.
  • M&E Frameworks.
  • Indicators.
  • Data sources, collection & reporting systems.
  • Plans for data use & dissemination.