Data mngt training 2018

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Training on Africa RISING Data Management through Dataverse
29 October 2018, 13:30 - 17:45
Accra, Ghana [Tomreik Hotel]
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Organized by: IFPRI
This half-day training is meant to familiarize Africa RISING researchers about three complementary topics related with Africa RISING data management and project monitoring: data management through Dataverse platform, data entry and report creation using the project mapping and monitoring tool (PMMT), and proposed offline project monitoring tools.

13:30 - 14:30 - Which data needs to be collected? How often? Where/how should they be managed? How to track data uploads on Dataverse?

14:30 - 15:30 - Africa RISING data management through Dataverse – The Africa RISING data repository platform

  • Africa RISING data upload requirements
-What resources to upload and their condition [confidentiality, completeness, etc.]
-Steps for uploading data on Dataverse
-Conditions of uploaded data
  • Managing (your) data on Dataverse
-Creating an account in Dataverse
-Assignment of different user privileges for researchers, data managers, and project managers
  • Conditions for accessing datafiles uploaded on Dataverse [your own, others]

15:30 - 16:15 - Data entry applications of Africa RISING Project Mapping and Monitoring Tool - PMMT

  • Different data user privileges
  • Creating and printing data reports on:
-FtF Indicators data
-“Custom” indicators

16:15 - 16:30 Coffee Break
16:30 - 17:45 - Proposed offline project monitoring tools

  • Beneficiary and Technology Tracking Tool (BTTT)
  • Other tools