New Applicants Workshop, November 2013 (Archived)

On November 7th 2013, the Darwin Initiative hosted a workshop at ZSL for all applicants who made it to stage 2 of the Main project funding of the Darwin Initiative for Round 20. The workshop was open to one staff member of stage 2 applications and had the following objectives:

  • To better understand DFID requirements for applications
  • To better understand how to evaluate impact and measure success for DI applications
  • Identify ways to improve applications related to M&E requirements
  • To ask other questions from the application process

The agenda from the day's activities was:

  • Evaluating Impact and Measuring Success
  • Setting your objectives
  • Measuring impact vs. activity
  • SMART indicators
  • Developing an M&E plan