Cornelia [user:field_middlename] Rietdorf

Cornelia Rietdorf

Scientific Associate
German Environment Agency
  • Development of web-based monitoring database
  • Organisational & Advocacy Capacity Assessments
  • MEL
  • Project Management
  • Portfolio Management
  • Storytelling
  • Capacity Development of CSOs
  • Development Cooperation
  • Quality Management
  • Climate Change Adaptation

My contributions

  • In our last EvalForward Talks session on 30 April, I shared my experience of how to conduct a capacity-development project review from a monitoring and evaluation (M&E) perspective, and I would like to thank all those who participated for their comments and insight. Herewith a brief overview of the key points that emerged on how to capture the effects of capacity development (trainings, workshops and mentoring activities) in a meaningful way.

    The twists and turns of capacity development

    As you know, a broad approach is needed when evaluating advocacy and capacity-development projects ‒ and this doesn’t really fit with the linear