Experts in
Social Economic Research and Survey, Development Programme Monitoring and Evaluation, Economic Impact Assessments, Data Capture and Analysis and Business Consulting
Development Programme Monitoring and Evaluations (M&E)
The M&E Unit mainly caters for governments, non-governmental organisations (NGOs), Community based organizations (CBOs), and other development-oriented organisations. Our main clients are foreign donors, skills development institutions (such as the Sector Education and Training Authority [SETAs] in South Africa) and development finance institutions (DFIs) who would want an independent and robust assessment of the developmental impact associated with their investments. Our studies are then used to document best practices in the development and operation of development programmes.
Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Methodologies
The M&E methodologies we use (depending on nature of work) include:
  • Rapid Evaluation and Assessment Method (REAM)
  • The Logical Framework Model
  • Theory of Change
  • Participatory Methods
  • Cost Benefit Analysis (CBA) and Cost Analysis
  • Effectiveness Analysis
  • Public Expenditure Tracking Surveys (PETS)
  • The M&E Unit has expertise in the full M&E cycle which includes;
  • Process Evaluation, Outcome Evaluation and Economic Evaluation
  • Baseline Studies, Mid-term Evaluation, End-term/Summative Evaluation
  • The M&E Unit also offers the following complementary services:
  • Consulting on programme and project design
  • Monitoring and evaluation of educational and skills programmes
  • Policy development and evaluation
  • Policy impact studies
  • Socio-economic research and surveys
  • Primary research (surveys, focus group discussions, in-depth interviews, etc)
  • Survey planning, design, and operations
  • Data capturing and analysis (quantitative & qualitative analysis)
  • Report writing
  • The diagram below illustrates the completeness of our service offering in the M&E domain.
    Some of our research and data analysis tools include:
  • Statistical Package for the Social Sciences (SPSS): Statistical analysis and predictive software.
  • Statistical Analysis Software (SAS): Business analytics and Business intelligence software.
  • Microsoft Access: Database management
  • Eviews: Statistical, forecasting, and econometric modelling software.
  • Microsoft Excel: Spread sheet with Visual Basic for Applications.
  • The following are some of the clients for the M&E

    Head Office Address:

    28 Brecher Street, Clydesdale,
    Sunnyside, Pretoria,
    South Africa


    +27 12 751 3237

    +27 60 532 8754

    +27 81 013 9223 or +27 83 757 3733

    +27 86 639 8976 or +27 86 540 7052