Management of Natural Resources Programme Design and Implementation of a Sector-wide M&E System (Comp. 1)

The German Agency for International Cooperation (GIZ) supported the Mauritanian government in revising and implementing environmental policies and frameworks for a more sustainable use of natural resources, biodiversity protection and adaptation to climate change.

The consortium Particip-AHT was contracted by GIZ to develop a sector-wide monitoring and evaluation system that supports the implementation of the 5-year National Environmental Action Plan. The AHT experts assisted the Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development in developing and setting up a fully functional computer-based M&E system on national and regional level. The consultant supported the Ministry in evaluating the monitoring results to ensure their adequate consideration in relevant decision processes.

Type of services provided:

  • Design, development and implementation of web-based M&E system on indicators concerning the execution of the second national environmental action plan;
  • Support for sector investment planning, administration of public finances and financial auditing;
  • Development of scripts for automated download and processing of remote sensing data on precipitation, vegetation indices and occurrence of bush fires;
  • Institutional analysis;
  • Organisational development;
  • Preparation of manuals;
  • Moderation and training. 
GIZ
Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development
11/2011 – 03/2014
Contract value: 802,000 €
Modular structure of the M&E system