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Result Based Management Course


This 5-day practical workshop gives you a thorough understanding of the principles and practice of RBM(Result-based management). You identify what needs to be put in place or improved in your own organization’s RBM context and develop a strategy to achieve this.


5 days


At the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Describe what RBM is, how it adds value to programming, and how it helps in achieving its desired results;
  • Define essential RBM concepts and terminology;
  • Develop, implement, monitor and evaluate a strategic plan using RBM principles;
  • Create cogent reports for different audiences and that demonstrate the results of your programme.


This course is relevant for professionals responsible for developing RBM in their organisation or in large complex programmes. Strategic planners, heads of M&E and senior programme managers will find it particularly valuable. 


Module 1

Understand Results-Based Management (RBM)

  • The principles of results-based management
  • RBM's essential structures and processes
  • Results cultures
  • Integrated monitoring and evaluation
  • Diagnosis of the strengths, weaknesses and gaps in participants' organizations.

Module 2

Prepare the ground for RBM development

  • The RBM strategy
  • Key stakeholders for RBM
  • Logic models and strategic results framework
  • The organization’s logic models
  • The strategic results framework including key indicators.

Module 3

Evaluation with RBM

  • The risk registers
  • Risk management plan
  • The use of evidence from monitoring and evaluation in decision-making
  • Evaluation with RBM
  • The strategic monitoring and evaluation plan.

Module 4

Implementing RBM

  • Dealing with data
  • Reporting
  • Meaningful reporting to key stakeholders.
  • Fostering a learning culture
  • Managing change with RBM.

Module 5

Presentations: RBM strategy

  • Participants' strategies
  • Collective review and feedback.


Participants should be reasonably proficient in English. Applicants must live up to Indepth Research Services (IRES) admission criteria.


The instructor led trainings are delivered using a blended learning approach and comprises of presentations, guided sessions of practical exercise, web based tutorials and group work. Our facilitators are seasoned industry experts with years of experience, working as professional and trainers in these fields.

All facilitation and course materials will be offered in English. The participants should be reasonably proficient in English.


Upon successful completion of this training, participants will be issued with an Indepth Research Services (IRES) certificate.


The training is residential and will be held at IRES Training Centre. The course fee covers the course tuition, training materials, two break refreshments, lunch, and study visits.

All participants will additionally cater for their, travel expenses, visa application, insurance, and other personal expenses.


Accommodation is arranged upon request. For reservations contact the Training Officer.

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Mob: +254 715 077 817

Tel: 020 211 3814


This training can also be customized for your institution upon request to a minimum of 4 participants. You can have it delivered in our training centre or at a convenient location.

For further inquiries, please contact us on Tel: +254 715 077 817, +254 (020) 211 3814 or mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Payment should be transferred to IRES account through bank on or before C.O.B. 29th July 2019.

Send proof of payment to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Payment for the all courses includes a registration fee, which is non-refundable, and equals 15% of the total sum of the course fee.

1.    Participants may cancel attendance 14 days or more prior to the training commencement date.

2.    No refunds will be made 14 days or less to the training commencement date. However, participants who are unable to attend may opt to attend a similar training at a later date, or send a substitute participant provided the participation criteria have been met.

Please Note: The program content shown here is for guidance purposes only. Our continuous course improvement process may lead to changes in topics and course structure.

Event Properties

Event Duration 5 Days
Event Date 05-08-2019
Event End Date 09-08-2019
Cut off date 29-07-2019
Individual Price(Kenyan) KES 69,000
Individual Price (International) EUR 790
Individual Price(International in Dollars) USD 920
Location Nairobi, Kenya
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