Designing and Implementing Integrated Household Surveys on Agriculture (2009) Concepts and Applications

Pretoria, South Africa

The objective of this LSMS learning workshop was to provide participants with an overview of the key phases and aspects of the design and implementation of multi-topic household surveys. It also emphasized various uses of LSMS-type data and discussed ongoing research to improve the quality of household survey data, drawing heavily on the experiences of both the ongoing LSMS program and the LSMS-ISA project. Participants included faculty members from fourteen universities in ten countries in Southern and Eastern Africa.