Influence of monitoring and evaluation in constituency development funded water projects on the wellbeing of the community in belgut constituency
Benson Kipkorir Bii, Gladys Chepkirui Rotich
Among major issues throughout the world which affects both the developed and the developing countries is poverty and majority of the countries have tried to come up with ways of improving the wellbeing of its citizens. Influence of Monitoring and Evaluation in Constituency Development funded water Projects on the wellbeing of the Community in Belgut Constituency of Kericho County, Kenya. The study was guided by project implementation theory. The study adopted descriptive research design. The target population was 35,012 households drawn from all the five wards in the Constituency. The study applied cluster, and random sampling technique to select the required sample, while Yamane formula was used to compute the sample size which is 395 respondents. The study used both primary data which were collected using structured questionnaires and interview schedules. Data was analysed both quantitatively and qualitatively using statistical package for social sciences version 26 and Microsoft excel software. It was also noted that monitoring and evaluation both have a great influence on the NG-CDF funded water projects and hence they also affect the wellbeing of the community members. Monitoring and evaluation have a significant positive correlation and also their contribution to the wellbeing of the community is very strong. The hypothesis were tested at a p-value < 0.05 in order to establish the significance of the relationship between the variables. The study concluded that the wellbeing of the community members is influenced by proper monitoring and evaluation of their projects to the greatest extent. The findings are expected to be of great significance to the NG-CDF team, the constituents and other stakeholders.
Benson Kipkorir Bii, Gladys Chepkirui Rotich. Influence of monitoring and evaluation in constituency development funded water projects on the wellbeing of the community in belgut constituency. International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development, Volume 9, Issue 4, 2022, Pages 31-42