Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) is heavily dependent on good planning. If plans are properly developed at the start of a project or programme then M&E become much easier exercises to plan and implement. On the other hand it can be very difficult to monitor and evaluate a project that has not been properly planned to start with.
This is the first paper of our Monitoring and Evaluation Planning Series.
Monitoring and Evaluation Planning Series. Planning and M&E. 1