Workshop on "Participatory Project design Based on the Logical Framework Approach"
ECO Secretariat, Tehran, April 17-21, 2005
A Training Workshop on “Participatory Project Design based on the Logical Framework Approach” was jointly organized by the ECO and UNESCAP at the ECO Secretariat in Tehran-Iran from April 17-21, 2005. The trainers team of UNESCAP was headed by Mr. Rene Bastiaans, Chief Technical Cooperation Section.
The workshop was part of ECO’s efforts aimed at capacity building of its Secretariat. In addition to the members of the ECO Secretariat, the workshop was also attended by the officials of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Islamic Republic of Pakistan.
Inaugurating the workshop, Mr. Askhat Orazbay, Secretary General of ECO expressed satisfaction at the growing cooperation between ECO and UNESCAP. He described the workshop as a small but important step towards the capacity building of ECO and urged the participants to take maximum benefit from the workshop.
During the workshop detailed presentations were given on the Result Based Management and the Logical Framework Approach, the Role of the Millennium Development Goals, Environment and Sustainable Development and the Trade Policy. The participants were also given hands on exercise in the preparation of projects based on Logical Framework Approach.
At the conclusion of the workshop, Mr. Masroor Ahmad Junejo, Deputy Secretary General of ECO and Mr. Rene Bastianns gave away certificates to the participants of the workshop.