Training Course on Monitoring & Evaluation in Disaster Risk Reduction

Date:  2 - 6 Sep 2019

Venue: Bangkok, Thailand




Monitoring and evaluation (M&E) is critical for successful implementation of programs with emphasis on accountability and learning perspectives. Effective M&E ensures that programs deliver what they promised with satisfactory outcomes. In disaster risk reduction (DRR), M&E is necessary to measure the progress and outcomes of risk reduction measures and to evaluate the risk reduction outcomes of development and humanitarian assistance programs.

This five-day course aims to introduce participants to the concepts and theories of both DRR and M&E. It will highlight the importance of quality monitoring and evaluation in the disaster context and provide the step-by-step process to conduct M&E.

Previous knowledge on M&E is not required.


• Introduction to DRR terms and concepts
• Introduction to M&E in DRR
• Theories of Change & Logical Frameworks
• Planning for M&E • Indicator design
• Data collection, analysis and interpretation
• M&E results and decision-making in DRR
• Case studies


This course is designed for participants from various sectors, including government departments, NGOs, INGOs, UN agencies and the private sector.


The standard course fee of USD1,675 covers course tuition, registration fee, training materials, study visit, and training kit.

Participants will be responsible for their own travel expenses and arrangements, accommodation, airport transfers, visa application, all meals, health and accident insurance, and other personal expenses.

Discounted accommodation can be arranged by ADPC.


Interested persons can apply as individuals although preference will be given to those sponsored by an organization. The application can be submitted online at The registration and payment should be made at least one month before the course commence.


If you are selected to attend the course, the payment should be transferred to ADPC's account through a bank transfer at least one month before course commence. Otherwise, your participation will be cancelled. Please note that personal checks are not accepted as a form of payment.


If you are unable to attend, a substitute applicant is welcome to attend in your place, provided the participation criteria described above have been met.

Cancellation of attendance should be notified at least three weeks prior to course commencement; in which case, 15 percent of the course fee will be deducted for banking charges and administrative costs. No refunds are available for cancellation within three weeks prior to course commencement.