Registration for the SAMEA Capacity Building Workshop Series 2018 is now OPEN!

The CAPACITY BUILDING WORKSHOPS SERIES consist of a selection of 15 different workshops, across a broad range of topics and of varying complexity levels ranging from Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced. One and two-day workshops are available. Please see below the list of workshops available as well as the description for each workshop.

Workshop Programme

To Register for the Workshops and for more information please log onto the Workshops Website at



Capacity in government departments to undertake and manage credible evaluations remains a challenge. As part of addressing this capacity challenge and to build a community of practice across government on evaluatioN, DPME organises an annual evaluation seminar where all national departments are invited, as well as offices of the premier ( and some provincial departments). These seminars have proved successful showcasing work being done on evaluations by departments and provinces. Additionally, they have been intrumental in promoting peer learning and helping to build interest and capacity around evaluations. 


Date: 28 & 29 June 2018

Time: 08:00 -16:30 (day1) & 08:00 - 14:00 (day2)

Venue: Diep in die Berg, 929 Disselboom Street, Wapadrand, Pretoria

RSVP to Ms Kgothatso Manamela 012 312 0177

NES Seminar_Programme


6TH Biennial SAMEA Conference  

South African Monitoring and Evaluation Association (SAMEA ) will be hosting the 6th Biennial SAMEA Conference to be held at the Hilton Hotel in Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa from 23-27 October 2017.

This Conference is a key pillar of the SAMEA strategy to broaden the evaluation community and to increase commitment amongst evaluation users and decision-makers to use quality evidence for informed decision making.

 The theme for this year’s conference is: Purpose-driven Monitoring and Evaluation’

 ·         Pre-Conference workshop: 23-24 October 2017

 ·         6TH Biennial SAMEA  conference : 25-27 October 2017

Kindly take note that registration opens:  15 June 2017

SAMEA _2017_Announcement.pdf

For more information on the conference please visit :