To connect project-level results with overall performance, the Tenure Facility tracks its portfolio of projects against its theory of change and programmatic metrics for results laid out in a logical framework. The Tenure Facility’s monitoring, evaluation, and learning (MEL) system helps it report on the outputs and outcomes of its work, track progress, make adjustments, discover unplanned effects of projects, and judge its overall impact. Monitoring and evaluation include a learning element to ensure experiences are shared more broadly and lessons are learned.
The four “building blocks” of the MEL system are:
The Tenure Facility has developed a guide about monitoring, evaluation, learning and reporting for partners to the Tenure Facility.