Project Cycle Management


Organizer Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research (ISSER)
Venue University of Ghana Campus
Start Date Oct 18, 2021
End Date Oct 29, 2021
Fees GH¢1,800.00

Event Description

Course Description
This is a unique course which provides practical knowledge and skills on how to effectively manage projects from inception through implementation, monitoring and evaluation. The course is taught by senior academics together with experienced project planners and monitoring and evaluation specialists. It also combines theory with computer-based software on Project Cycle Management. This programme will be extremely useful for professionals wishing to consolidate their knowledge of project planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation.

Course Content

  • Project Planning and Appraisal
  • Project Planning Perspectives/Concepts o Project Identification
  • Project Cycle Components
  • Managing the Project Cycle Sequence
  • Project framework
    • Logical Framework
    • SWOT Analysis
    • Critical Incidents Analysis
  • Sustainability of Projects
  • Participatory Approaches to Projects and Community Management
  • Project Action Plan
  • Project Appraisal
    • Principles of Project Appraisal o Techniques and Criteria
    • Financial and Economic Analysis of Projects
    • Analysis of the Social, Distributive Environmental Impacts of Projects

Dynamic Monitoring and Evaluation of Projects

  • Key  Distinctions  Between  Monitoring  and Evaluation
  • Participatory Monitoring and Participatory Evaluation
  • Policy Analysis Matrix for Project Monitoring and Evaluation
  • Causal Pathway of Analysis for Project Monitoring
  • Evaluation as a Means of Analyzing Project, Policy and Process
  • Feedback and Completion of the Project
  • Introduction to Software for Project Cycle Management

Practical Exercises in Project Cycle Management Participants will have hands-on training and interact with a project team, apply the techniques learnt and prepare a project report. The course is interactive with practical exercises after completing key topics.


How To Participate

The course will be relevant to project officers, development consultants, budget and planning officers of Ministries, Departments and Agencies, District Assemblies, NGOs, Social Services Groups, Researchers, Students, Private Entrepreneurs, etc.

  • Duration Mon, October 18 – Fri, October 29, 2021 (2 weeks)
  • Course Fee for participants - GH¢1,800.00
  • DEADLINE for application: Wed., October 13, 2021
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