The M&E Directorate in collaboration with stakeholders identifies capacity needs of its stakeholders in view of developing them. A Capacity Development Strategy to guide M&E capacity development in developed periodically defining the capacity gaps, how they will be addressed and the required resources. Further, as per the requirements of Schedule 4 of the Constitution of Kenya, the Directorate continuously builds capacities of Counties through provision of M&E trainings and technical assistance in various aspects of M&E. The Directorate has partnered with various institutions to strengthen M&E capacities in the Country. Such partnerships are with the local universities where M&E courses at Diploma and Post Graduate levels are offered, Kenya School of Government where short courses on M&E are available and other International Institutions where trainings on M&E can be accessed.