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Australian Volunteers

Monitoring and evaluation

Monitoring Evaluation and Learning Framework

The Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Framework (MELF) is the DFAT performance monitoring system for the Australian Volunteers Program. The MELF is designed to:

  • Provide qualitative and quantitative data on program-level performance
  • Link data collection, monitoring, evaluation, reporting and learning across the program
  • Build on the existing M&E systems and procedures
  • Contribute to on-going program monitoring in-country and in Australia, and
  • Feed performance assessment lessons into program improvement.

Australian Volunteers Program Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Framework (2020) [Word 1.1 MB] | [PDF 1 MB]

Further results about the Australian Volunteers Program can be found on the program’s website here.

Program reviews, evaluations and research

Other resources

2014 Australian Volunteers for International Development (AVID) Evaluation Report

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