Developing a Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) System

In September, Dr. Shahid Khandker, IFPRI visiting Senior Research Fellow, conducted two trainings at the Ethiopian Agricultural Transformation Agency (ATA) on developing a Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) system. The first training was geared towards policy makers and senior staff at ATA while the second training was targeted to policy analysts and project managers. Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) in >> Read more

An Introduction to Stata: A Hands-on Approach

For the first time, researchers in several of Ethiopia’s agricultural institutions have access to licensed copies of Stata statistical software. Stata is a popular software package used by researchers to analyze household survey data. It is an important analytical tool, and its introduction to Ethiopian researchers is part of a capacity building initiative of IFPRI-REAP. >> Read more

CSPro Training to Increase Capacity in Ethiopia

"Donor funded products such as CSPro increase the access of modern tools for developing countries such as Ethiopia." During the first week of November 2012, IFPRI-REAP conducted a three-day workshop at the Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research (EIAR) headquarters in Addis, Ethiopia. The workshop was an introductory course on CSPro (Census and Survey Processing System) to teach >> Read more