Monitoring and Evaluation are essential for the successful delivery of Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development as well as the Paris Agreement. Designed and delivered with a contribution from the UN Evaluation Group (UNEG), this course caters to the requirements of the new agenda, taking into account its global indicator framework, which will guide the monitoring and evaluation of its goals and targets.  Data collection, as well as effective approaches to monitoring and evaluation, including exploring participatoryapproaches to monitoring and accountability, will be critical to ensuring that the most vulnerable groups are accounted for in policy development and programming.