There are many different factors that may influence the design of a Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) approach. These include demands from external organisations such as donors, supporters or governments. Other factors might include the proposed use for M&E data, the nature of work undertaken, the nature of the organisation planning the work, and the available resources.
This is paper number 3 in the Monitoring and Evaluation Planning Series.
Monitoring and Evaluation Planning Series. Influences on the M&E Approach. 3