On 13-17 September 2016, with the support of the UNREDD+ Vietnam Phase II Programme Management Unit (PMU) and the National Institute of Agricultural Planning and Projection (NIAPP), the Binh Thuan Provincial UN-REDD+ Programme Management Unit (PPMU) held training workshops on guiding the monitoring and evaluation (M & E) of SiRAPs for members of the provincial M & E Board and the site-based M & E Boards in two PFMBs. Specifically, on 13-15 September 2016, a pilot training workshop and a lesson learned meeting held at Quao River PFMB and on 16-17 September 2016, an expanded training workshop also organized at Le Hong Phong PFMB.
Accordingly, in addition to theoretical guidance, the participants were also instructed exercises at the field on how to measure, collect information, monitor and evaluate the results of implementing activities in the SiRAPs and RIAs that have integrated into the benefit distribution system (BDS).
End of the training course, the trainees can understand the method of measuring the results of M & E, recording and reporting implementation results according to scheduled activities during the year. Since then, they could complete the tasks, achieve the objectives of the SiRAPs of 02 PFMBs: Quao River and Le Hong Phong, contributing to successful implementation of the Provincial REDD+ + Action Plan (PRAP) of Binh Thuan for the period 2016- 2020.