We Provide Independent Monitoring & Evaluation, Research & Development, and Need Assessment services to International organizations and donors agencies, with expanding its horizons, RMTeam is currently present in Lebanon, Turkey, Jordan, Iraq, Libya, and Yemen. The current field staff is about 350 highly equipped and qualified researchers. In addition to organizational proficient development consultant located between MENA, Europe, and USA.
RMTeam is concentrating on operating in stabilization, early recovery, governance, and humanitarian assistance in countries of conflict. As we are keen on committing to our key principals in our approach to the marketplace:
RMTeam M&E system is an independent one that is designed to assist our clients working on community led approaches. Our aim is to gurantee access to information with utomost accountibility and credibility.
RMTeam is devoted to provide M&E services that is objective and impartial with the commitment to providing our clients with the most accessible tools to information that can best serve their overall stratgies. The M&E services ranges from directly monitoring activities, conducting final evaluation, all the way to providing reccomendation to the client.
As one of RMTeam core values is the employment of qualification, We have launched our Training and Development department to cater to the needs of our clients. Training and Development at RMTeam focuses on designing, developing, and delivering trainings on Humanitarian Principles, Humanitarian Standards, Conflict Sensitivity, Monitoring and Evaluation, Data Collection tools and Techniques, Sexual and Gender Based Violence (SGBV), Monitoring and Evaluation in Armed Conflict Areas, Personal and Safety and Security, Conflict Analysis, and other topics related to RMTeam overall mandate.
As RMTeam is consistently looking to improve the overall organizational performance and guaranteeing the effectiveness of its functions according to standards that are applicable to RMTeam full operational potential. RMTeam has adopted quality management system the influences the following elements:
The methodology that RMTeam follows is initially establishing the objectives and necessary process to deliver results in accordance with expected outputs, completeness and accuracy of implementation is what eventually pooled in the target improvements based on the assessed situation of the targeted location. Then implement the planned activities. Secondly, the “check process” studying the actual results that measured and collected in the initial phase and compare against the expected results to ascertain any occurred differences. Subsequently request corrective actions on significant difference between the actual and planned results, analyze these variances to determine their root causes.
RMTeam’s gender sensitive policy includes inclusive elements to assure protection of women and children. We provide gender sensitive training to all researchers where they acknowledge their own biases, learn the proper language to use with respect to men, women, and adolescences. Ensuring equitable representation and participation of men and women.
In order to ensure collection of quality, valid, reliable and efficient data from the field and utilization of data collected, RMTeam applies multiple rigorous data quality assurance procedures. Initially establishing the objectives and necessary process to deliver results in accordance with expected outputs, completeness and accuracy of implementation is what eventually pooled in the target improvements based on the assessed situation of the targeted location. Then implement the planned activities. Secondly, the “check process” studying the actual results that measured and collected in the initial phase and compare against the expected results to ascertain any occurred differences. Subsequently request corrective actions on significant difference between the actual and planned results, analyze these variances to determine their root causes.
This approach will require understanding the beneficiaries situation in targeted locations, and the everyday challenges that humanitarian assistance program might be facing, and analyze the dividers and connectors. Also analyzing these challenges in order to provide recommendations on maneuvering and some cases find the purpose of the solutions to bridge gaps if any.
Our approach is to recruit the best skilled personnel to who has the multispectral and multifunctional in terms of managerial and field of work. As well as our commitment to empower and encourage potential individual who aspire to advance a professional career within the humanitarian and development field of work, through providing the necessary training of tools, methodologies, and operational standards.
Considering the highly volatile security situation in areas of conflict where RMTeam is present, the safety of the researchers and field monitors is a top priority. The operation is undertaken by specific security regulations that ensure safety and security of field staff and the data collected. Conducting rapid security assessment of condition of every targeted location, establishing trustworthy relation- ships with active groups on the ground and mapping of key stakeholders. The researchers at RM- Team are technically equipped in terms of how to alert communities, groups in control, or militias about their type of work and its importance to the society, without violating the nondisclosure and confidentiality agreements with the client. Attentiveness is the high standard through Bi-weekly alert, reporting protocol, which includes security updates throughout the project duration, consistent communications mechanism with HQ team, and finally effective clear communication with clients upon occurrence of incidents