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Our expertise
  • Expertise in qualitative methods of data collection and analysis: Lead researchers participated to an 80-hour Master-Class on Focus Groups, held by Dr. Olga Melnikova, Faculty of Psychology of the Moscow State University
  • Expertise in quantitative methods of data processing and analysis: key staff, data input operators and quantitative data analysts participated to an advanced training course in statistics and SPSS software, held by Mr. Ashot Kakosyan, PHD, Faculty of Mathematical Modelling and Econometrics of the Yerevan State University
  • Innovative approach: use of a wide range of modern social-psychological techniques of qualitative data collection and analysis (such as laddering, mind-mapping, verbal and non-verbal associations, personification, “bubbles”, expressive pictures) to get to the bottom roots of the public opinion
  • A team of over 30 trained interviewers nationwide with extensive experience of data collection from difficult and hard-to-reach target groups, such as children, refugees, trafficking victims, juvenile and adult offenders, government, and large business owners

 

Featured project

Improving public expenditure accountability in Armenia
 
The project aims to strengthen the analytical underpinnings of the policy debates around public expenditure priorities and their impact, thus improving the governance of public service delivery. 
The project is funded by UK Department for International Development and managed by the Global Development Network and Results for Development.

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Global Research Competition 2013
22.08.2013 15:11
The Global Development Network (GDN) invites researchers from developing and transition countries to submit Expressions of Interest for its 2013 round of the Global Research Competition.
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