Lida Africa is proud to invite managers and researchers from international development organizations, foundations, governments and non-governmental organizations from around Africa, as well as trained M&E professionals to participate in our M&E Clinic Series Programs. Our M&E Clinic Series provide hands on/practical sessions on Data Management, Analysis and Visualization using several statistical software as well as concepts on Results Based Management (RBM).

August 2023 M&E Clinic: Data Visualization Using Advanced Microsoft Excel, Saturday 19th August, 10am-12pm EAT

This free hands-on session will focus on Data Visualization Using Advanced Microsoft Excel. Microsoft Excel is a powerful tool that can enable professionals to set up simplified visualization systems and building creative dashboards. This webinar will provide a step-by-step process for using these functions in Excel.

The webinar will be facilitated by Lida Africa M&E Specialists. Over the past 10 years, Lida Africa has facilitated executive workshops on Data Management, Analysis and Visualization at international conferences such as AfrEA international Conferences, SAMEA Biennial Conferences & Webinars, Uganda Evaluation week and at the United Nations Evaluation Group Week.

The session will provide you with practical skills on being innovative and creative with Excel visuals such as.

  • Infographic charts
  • Column chart
  • Line chart
  • Pie and doughnut charts
  • Doughnut charts
  • Bar chart
  • Area chart
  • XY (scatter) and bubble chart
  • Radar charts
  • Treemap chart
  • Sunburst chart
  • Histogram charts
  • Box and Whisker charts
  • Waterfall charts
  • Funnel charts
  • Combo charts
  • GIS Based Map charts
  • Among others

While the clinic is centered round the above, it will also impart insights on the rationale & designing​of impact oriented M&E systems.

Dates, Venue and Times.

The clinic will be held on Saturday 19th August from 10-12pm only online on ZOOM running Zoom link and Materials will be shared upon registration.


The clinic is free for past participants of the Lida Africa Courses as well as other Ugandan and International participants.

How to participate

The session will be practical (so you must have a computer with excel 2016 (onwards) and will be conducted via zoom, please register by completing an online form below (CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ONLINE), by August 15th 2023