Training Workshop on District and Regional Development Planning and Management for Oromia Regional Government of Ethiopia, with emphasis on Project Planning and Management, and Data Collection and Analysis
5 May 2010 - 10 Jun 2010
Adama (Nazareth), Ethiopia
The broad objective of the training programme is to strengthen the capacity of planners on effective district and local development planning and implementation by ensuring the availability of skilled and competent manpower at the district and lower levels.
The specific objectives of the training programme are to:
Strengthen the institutional capacity of OBFED for effective project planning and management, and data collection and analysis at the district and lower levels;Upgrade the capacity of the planning staff at the district levels for giving technical advice and guidance in project planning and management, and data collection and analysis at the district and lower levels;Build capacity at the district level for development planning and implementation of projects by providing planners with requisite skills and knowledge in project planning and management; Provide practical skills to enable the participants to gather necessary data and prepare proposals applicable to the grassroots level;
Introduce the participants to methods and techniques of data collection and information management, as well as PRA methods; andEnable the participants to develop effective survey tools and instruments, and to apply accurate data in planning.