The flagship activities  are the key activities and initiatives that have been identified as key to implementing the objectives of  the strategic plan. These include the following programs:

ZaMEA M&E Talk: The objective of this activity is to promote discussions/dissemination of M&E reports or issues that affect members. identification of topics is done by members and  submitted to the board for review and approval.

ZaMEA Upskilling: The objective of this activity is to promote capacity building activities for members. This  uses both a training approach   and a seminar/meeting approach .The board  identifies capacity needs every year through the competency survey and feedback from general members on their capacity needs.

ZaMEA Competency Survey: This is  an annual survey conducted by ZaMEA. The objective of this survey is to collect and document the capacity needs of the industry for sharing with training institutions and  informing ZaMEA Upskilling activities.

ZaMEA Internship & Mentorship Program: This will be an annual program that will target the upcoming M&E practitioners. The objective of this program is to provide mentorship and internship opportunities to upcoming M&E practitioners to become competent, experienced and well-networked professionals to contribute to development at national, regional and international levels.

Evaluation Week: The LOCAL Evaluation week is an initiative of the Center for Learning on Evaluation and Results (CLEAR-AA) which aims to contribute to M&E awareness raising and knowledge sharing efforts globally. It is a designated week of evaluation knowledge sharing and networking. ZaMEA  domesticates this activity and have it as an annual event.

ZaMEA Barometer: The ZaMEA Barometer is an assessment tool that is used to help individual and corporate members to assess their competency levels in M&E and for corporate members to assess the functionality of their M&E systems. The Barometer results are key in designing capacity building interventions.

ZaMEA Brief: This is used as a communication tool to publish and promote ideas, experiences, information and developments in monitoring and evaluation theory and practice to the profession and a broader audience of policymakers, program developers/managers and service delivery organizations.