Pilipinas Monitoring and Evaluation Society (PMES) is a registered industry association committed to the development of the monitoring and evaluation (M&E) profession in the Philippines. It began in August 2007 as an initiative of five M&E practitioners who sought to create an online network for exchanging ideas and information about M&E and the M&E profession in the country.The online network has since grown from its humble beginnings as MandEPilipinas@yahoogroups.com to becoming a formal association registered with the Philippines Securities and Exchange Commission. Membership in PMES is open to eligible individuals and organizations, public and private, directly and actively involved in M&E activities or are interested in the profession and practice of M&E. Expatriate residents are also welcome to apply for membership in the Society.
PMES aims to promote the monitoring and evaluation capacities and competencies of all M&E practitioners and other M&E stakeholders in the Philippines to usher in improved governance and management of development initiatives.
PMES focuses on three major thrusts:
To keep up with the times, the PMES website was also designed to support responsive design technology which allows webpage elements to easily change their size and position to adapt to any screen resolution for a more intuitive browsing experience.