Region: South Asia

Country: Pakistan

Value: USD 173.4K

Start Date: 2013-04-01

End Date: 2013-05-30


Team Members

Rasul Bakhsh Jan Wahidi
(Assignment Advisor)
Azhar Iqbal
(M&E Expert)
Hammad Rehman
(Assignment Coordinator)
Azhar Khan
(Team Leader)
Abdul Malik
(M&E Expert)

Project Description

UNDP is seeking proposals for the Monitoring and Evaluation Services for Support of Election Reforms in Pakistan (SERP) project. The project organized by UNDP and a key component under the project is to monitor and evaluate the conduct and organization of large-scale, nationwide training of polling staff in Punjab ahead of the upcoming general elections, it is expected that project will deliver following results:

  1. To strengthen the democratic legal framework for elections.
  2. Enhancing electoral management capacity of the ECP to conduct credible elections.
  3. Escalating voter and civic education, including women and marginalized groups.

Along with the other tasks UNDP intended to monitor the CSOs, implementing the youth/women awareness campaign and street theaters.

Services provided by APEX

The services provided by firms included monitoring and evaluation reports of training, and provide recommendations to improve future training, in line with the needs on the ground, with a wider purpose to improve the electoral process. Monitoring and Evaluation conducted by prospective training participants, program staff, available data, and observations. APEX monitored and evaluated more than 9,000 workshops by deploying 200 field monitors at the constituency level.