Expertise & Services Provided

Protection and Promotion of Child & Human Rights

Promoting the fulfilment of rights and facilitating child and human rights programme development and strengthening.

  • Human and child rights programming training.
  • Rights based situation analysis.
  • Human and child rights legislation, policy review analysis.
  • Rights based advocacy.
  • Child participation in research, programme design, monitoring and evaluation.
  • Child protection systems assessment and strengthening.
  • Child rights governance assessment and development.
  • Accountability and transparency – dialogue with government institutions.
  • Rights awareness raising – information and communication.
  • Community based/ pro poor development strategies, participation and empowerment.

Organisational Development & Change Management

Reviewing civil society organisations as a whole and assisting people to identify the type, style and content of changes needed to move forward.

  • Establishing and guiding institutional strengthening processes with civil society organisations.
  • Participatory organisational self-assessment.
  • Strategic planning processes.
  • Follow-up strategic support.
  • Creating processes and structures for experiential and organisational learning.
  • Team building and maintenance.
  • Mentoring and coaching.
  • Governance and Board development.
  • Transparency and accountability.
  • Facilitating multi-stakeholder relationships and developmental partnerships.

Programme Management, Monitoring & Evaluation

Developing and assessing interventions to ensure alignment of people’s skills, knowledge and experience with organisational goals and the priorities of the wider development context.

  • Multi-sectoral programme conceptualisation, design and management.
  • Baseline design and implementation.
  • Participatory data collection.
  • Qualitative and quantitative data analysis, recording and storage methodologies.
  • Programme & project system design & management.
  • Participatory monitoring and evaluation system design and management.
  • External programme evaluations (ex-ante, interim, ex-post etc).
  • Organisation self assessment.
  • Evaluation of grant proposals.

Technical Support

Facilitating a range of tailored training and support interventions to enhance the capabilities of teams and individuals.

  • Learning, reflection and feedback.
  • Participatory learning and action techniques.
  • Action learning research.
  • Child participation in research, programme design, monitoring and evaluation.
  • Qualitative and quantitative research.
  • Training needs assessments.
  • Training guidelines and materials development.
  • Conflict management and mediation.
  • Partnership and coalition building and maintenance.
  • Networking at local, national and international levels.
  • Logical frameworks.
  • Documentation, presentation and report writing skills.
  • Donor scans and trend analysis
  • Proposal writing.
  • Resource mobilisation and fund raising.
  • Electoral processes and electoral monitoring.

Sectoral Expertise

Since 2003, Mutengo Consulting has worked with local and international civil society organisations in the following development sectors:

  • Human and Child Rights.
  • Child Protection.
  • Child Participation.
  • Gender issues.
  • HIV and AIDS.
  • Sustainable Livelihood Security.
  • Education.
  • Child Health.
  • Organisation Development.