@jason said in Introduce yourself to the community!:

@farooq_mansoor said in Introduce yourself to the community!:

@jason said in Introduce yourself to the community!:

Hi everyone,

Welcome to the Afghanistan community of practice! My name is Jason and I’m a community manager here at Philanthropy University.

Please use this topic to introduce yourselves to everyone else in the community. What is your name? Where do you live? Where do you work? What is your role? Why did you choose to join this community?

Hello everyone,

My name is Farooq Mansoor, living in Kabul and working with FHI360 as the M&E director.

Welcome Farooq! Great to have a learner here associated with one of our partners, FHI360.

Can you share some more about what acting as the M&E Director with FHI360 in Afghanistan looks like? What sort of projects are you currently engaged?
My main functions are to provide technical leadership to capture program intervention results, ensure high-quality, timely, valid and verifiable data collection and analysis, and develop and implement a learning agenda to inform policy makers and other stakeholders of the lessons learned, from the Initiative for Hygiene Sanitation and Nutrition (IHSAN) project. I am responsible for the knowledge management aspect of the project. In addition, I Provide technical assistance in support of surveillance, monitoring and evaluation (M&E) activities in the assigned unit. I Provide technical guidance by designing and developing M&E systems and procedures for the IHSAN project. This includes establishing key components of an M&E system including data collection, analysis, and reporting on key output, outcome and impact indicators for the program. Undertake periodic reviews of program and/or country M&E systems, and participate in planning M&E system strengthening actions.