Short Course: Governance And Public Sector Management
Course Title: Strategic Policy Forecasting, Monitoring and Evaluation
Venue: Durban, SOUTH AFRICA
Learning Duration: 2 weeks
Starting: 6 Nov 2017 Ending: 17 Nov 2017
Fees: 1500 USD
Payment Details: to cover tuition and training materials only.
Scenarios or forward Looking studies and methods are tools used for forward policy looking analysis. Such tools are used to manage complexity and help cope with uncertainties wherever in understanding society long term time frame and help us to design robust policies that can withstand the test of the time.
HOW PARTICIPANTS WILL BENEFIT
At the end of the course participants should be able to:
Apply Policy tools to help perceive the features in the present;
Learn methodologies to use in designing policy scenarios;
Learn to undertake foresight exercises;
Differentiate Explorative from Normative Forecasts.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
Policy Analysts, Managers /Officers and those involved in Policy Monitoring and Evaluation
Strategic Policy forecasting in the policy formulation process;
Methodologies in scenario building and design;
Cases in Strategic Policy Forecasting;
Use of Information Technology in Policy Forecasting.