Monitoring, Evaluation, Reporting and Improvement (MERI)

Caring for our Country - MERI Strategy - is a website that breaks down the evaluation processes into four interrelated components: monitoring, evaluation, reporting and improvement.

Caring for our Country is an Australian Government initiative that seeks to achieve an environment that is healthy, better protected, well-managed, resilient, and provides essential ecosystem services in a changing climate 


  • Introduction
  • The MERI strategy
  • MERI strategy implementation
  • Caring for our Country MERI requirements for proponents
  • Caring for our Country MERI activities of the Australian Government
  • MERI strategy review
  • Appendix 1: Measures
  • Appendix 2: Project reporting templates
  • Glossary
  • List of figures
  • List of tables


Caring for our Country. (2011, November 29). Monitoring, evaluation, reporting and improvement (MERI). Retrieved from