MTN Foundation

Monitoring & Evaluation

Project Description

The unit ensures that MTN Foundation implements and manages projects effectively under its Portfolios in line with MTN Nigeria’s corporate social responsibility strategy by:

    • Handling the design and implementation of monitoring and evaluation systems, conducting evaluation and assessments, generating information/data that guides the decision-making process towards ensuring project sustainability.
    • Providing insightful data for planning, implementation and decision-making and confirming the viability and benefits of projects for the best results.

To read more about the impact and analysis by the M&E Unit, read our annual reports here.

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Project Selection Criteria

The following are required for selecting projects:

    1. Must be aligned to the Foundation’s key focus areas of Youth Development and National Priority.
    2. Is subject to MTN’s requirement for baseline studies or assessments including information that supports a need for the project.
    3. Must be replicable in all 6 geo-political zones of the country; North-West, North-East, South-West, South-South, South-East, North-Central.
    4. Must have no commercial intentions. Solely “not for profit”
    5. Must be purely CSR driven.
    6. Must be sustainable for the near future.
    7. Must have broad direct and indirect community impact.
    8. Must not be for the construction or development of a physical infrastructure that would not constitute part of MTN Foundation projects.
    9. Must be for beneficiaries within Nigeria.

Partner Selection Criteria:

Partner organizations that want to collaborate with the MTN Foundation must satisfy the following:

    1. Must be an incorporated entity in operation for at least 2 years.
    2. Must have a proven record of successfully implementing impactful projects across Nigeria.
    3. Must demonstrate technical expertise in the focus area of the project.
    4. Must show evidence of adequate workforce and a reputable Board and management profile.
    5. Must have a functional financial system and audited financial statement for the years operated.

Must have a geographical presence within the roll-out plan of the proposed project.

₦24.23B+ Invested in projects in the 36 state and FCT
997 Sites across Nigeria
48 Number of projects till date
30.9M+ People reached through MTN Foundation interventions from inception till date.
2,819 Communities Reached across 36 state and FCT in Nigeria

Project Summary

40 Installation of Forty (40) 500KVA Transformers in different communities across Nigeria.
464 464 Visitations to Orphanages to supply food and household items.
174 Supply of learning furniture to 174 public schools
162 162 Upgraded Primary Healthcare Centers across the country.
121 Installation of Boreholes in 121 communities across the country.
3,072 3,072 youths trained in ICT & Business Skills.
397 397 Graduated from MTN MUSON Scholars program
₦840M Total amount expended on Y'ello Doctor Mobile Medical Scheme
22.9M 22.9 Million people reached online and through activations in 6 states under the Anti Substance Abuse Programme (ASAP).
2.6M 2.6 Million people impacted through the What Can We Do Together initiative.
11,734 11,734 Scholarships awarded to 4,212 scholars valued at 2,766,446,000 Naira have been awarded under the MTN Scholarships.