ERIC Number: ED470773
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001-Nov
Reference Count: N/A
Programming and Training Booklet 2: How To Design or Revise a Project.
Peace Corps, Washington, DC. Information Collection and Exchange Div.
This booklet is one of five in the Peace Corps (PC) Programming and Training Guidelines collection that provides agency-wide programming and training guidance for PC staff and project partners. It offers PC staff and others a step-by-step approach for designing or revising a project, beginning with analyzing the situation in a country and ending with a complete project plan. Chapter 1 introduces the four major steps in the design process. Chapters 2-5 contain information on how to complete each step. Chapter 2, analyze the situation, describes collecting and analyzing information, sector-based or integrated programming, and developing the project concept. Chapter 3, develop the framework, focuses on reviewing PC project criteria and developing and revising the project framework. Chapter 4, create a strategy, contains information on how to develop the project strategy, how to update the Quarterly Trainee Request Summary, and the role and purpose of the Volunteer Assignment Description. Chapter 5 describes developing a monitoring and evaluation plan for the project. Chapter 6 provides guidance on putting together the results of the design process by documenting the project plan. Appendixes include sample documents, acronyms, a glossary, and an index. (YLB)
Descriptors: Community Development, Data Collection, Developing Nations, Foreign Countries, Guidelines, Instructional Materials, International Programs, Program Design, Program Development, Program Evaluation, Program Implementation, Strategic Planning, Training, Volunteer Training, Volunteers
For full text: http://www.peacecorps.gov/library/pdf/T0114_ptbooklet2.pdf.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Peace Corps, Washington, DC. Information Collection and Exchange Div.