Number/percentage of targeted population provided with new <skills, knowledge> to <strengthen, diversify, protect> their livelihoods [specify if necessary: primary production, MSME, compete in the job market, etc.]



Result level: 




Change in number of people equipped with new skills/knowledges strengthen, protect or diversify their livelihoods thanks to the program/project

Increase of skills/knowledge to improve/strength/launch household livelihoods activities.
- Includes all kind of education training and capacity building activities developed by extensionist workers, organization's trainers, etc.
- Includes skills to grow/launch a business, get a paid job, compete in job market
- Includes skills / knowledge to improve primary production: staple crop, vegetable and agroforestry production, livestock, pisciculture, aquaculture, apiculture, cuniculture production, etc.
- Includes skills/knowledge to strength targeted population's micro-small or medium enterprises.

- MSME: micro, small and medium enterprises (formal or informal)

Disaggregated by: 

Geography/Livelihoods zone;
Gender, age, disabilities, chronic diseases, and any other relevant criteria, such as urban/rural, religious, ethnic or political identities;
Wealth groups; Livelihoods group (e.g. pastoralist, farmers, traders)
Period to achieve the objective;
Consider disaggregation of information by trained and non-trained households.

Direction of change: 


Data source: 

Both secondary and primary data collection can be used according to context.
- Baseline/Endline. If multiyear programme consider also a mid-term evaluation.
- Secondary data. Reliable/relevant sources from other actors, clusters or government (e.g. assessment information).

Unit of Measurement: Population (trained people). If percentage:
- Numerator: Number of targeted population that has gained new knowledge / skills.
- Denominator: Total number of trained people

Data Collection methods:
Secondary data analysis;
Focus Group Discussions; Key Informant Interviews.
Knowledge or KAP Survey;
Pre & post training evaluation;
6-12 months after training survey;

Measurement Guidance: 

Measure of the gained knowledge.
Compare them with the needed skills to develop a specific livelihoods activity (educational plan, standardized extension trainings, etc.).

This should be done by training or session test and not linked only to participation in training or sessions.




At the end of the project X% of targeted population in Gambella (from those Y% are refugees) equipped (or provided) with new skills to launch a new business.
At the end of the project X% of targeted population in the urban area of Sidon district (from those Y% are women) provided with new skills to compete in the job market.