course ID: 1.4

Strategic Project Management


Introduction into the theory of strategic Project Cycle Management and the Logical Framework Approach.

Problem identification using the Problem Tree

Planning and designing a project related to health, following the Logical Framework Approach step by step in theory and practice, including a Monitoring and Evaluation framework

Presentation of the project in plenary


At the end of the course participants will:

  • know about the basic principles of project cycle management (PCM) and strategic project management
  • have the first experiences with the Logical Framework Approach (LFA) and its utilization for writing a project proposal


Health professionals with a basic knowledge of the functioniong of health systems. Experience in project planning/implementation would be an asset.

Axel Hoffmann

Deputy Head of Department Education and Training; Head of Unit, Teaching Technologies and Didactics, SwissTPH, (CH)

Bernadette Peterhans

 Head of Unit Postgraduate Professional Training, SwissTPH, (CH)