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Survey Sampling for Project Managers

The objective of this module is to provide staff with a clear understanding of basics of sampling methodology for household surveys. The module will cover the basics sampling theory and key components of sample designs and their application. Upon completing the course, the participants should be... Read more
C4D2 Training

Survey Solutions and Geo-Referencing

The Center for Development Data (C4D2) conducted its second training on Survey Solutions and Geo-Referencing , from May 28 to June 1, 2018. Participants included staff from the Eastern Africa Statistical Training Center (Dar es Salaam), the École Nationale Supérieure De Statistique Et D'économie... Read more
Workshop

Measuring Violent Conflict in Micro-Level Surveys

The Development Data Group Survey Unit (DECSU) and the Fragile, Conflict and Violence CCSA are jointly sponsoring a series of workshops on how to collect and analyze information on conflict and violence using household surveys for staff members of national statistical organizations (NSOs). The... Read more
C4D2 Training

Designing Household Surveys to Measure Poverty

The Center for Development Data (C4D2) conducted its first training on Designing Household Surveys to Measure Poverty , from November 27 to December 1, 2017. Participants included lecturers from regional statistics training institutions from Africa, namely the Eastern African Statistical Training... Read more
Seminar

Improving Food Consumption Measurement in Household Surveys

The Development Data Group Survey Unit (DECSU) and the Fragile, Conflict and Violence CCSA are jointly sponsoring a series of workshops on how to collect and analyze information on conflict and violence using household surveys for staff members of national statistical organizations (NSOs). The... Read more
Conference

Tanzania Conference on LSMS Data

More than 100 researchers, policymakers, and development practitioners gathered in Dar es Salaam in February 2017 to attend the first of a series of conferences to discuss the use of household panel data produced under the LSMS-ISA project. 18 papers using the data were presented on topics ranging... Read more
Course

Sampling for Surveys

The objective of this course is to provide staff with a clear understanding of the key issues involved in selecting samples of households, enterprises, facilities or individuals to be included in various surveys. It covers the basics of sampling, both in theory and in practical terms. The module is... Read more
Course

Household Surveys in the Post-2015 Development Agenda

This course is provided to train staff in how to collect data using a multi-topic integrated household survey. This course provides information on all relevant issues and procedures involved in the collection of high-quality household survey data. The course includes sessions on (a) key issues to... Read more
Workshop

Measuring Violent Conflict in Micro-Level Surveys

The World Bank, in cooperation with the International Security and Development Center and the Households in Conflict Network organized an international training course on how to measure violent conflict in micro-level surveys. The course strengthened the capacity of the participants from national... Read more
Workshop

Collection, Processing and Dissemination of Household Survey Data

The World Bank LSMS-ISA team held the fourth annual workshop for government officials from the national statistics offices of the seven LSMS-ISA partner countries in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The first day of the workshop consisted of presentations and discussion on key aspects of data management,... Read more
Workshop

Economic Analysis Using Stata/Introduction to CSPro

In this second workshop with the second cohort of participants, the World Bank-CMAAE team focused on intermediate economic analysis using Stata, as well as an introduction to the data management and processing software CSPro. Participants built on their knowledge of Stata from the previous workshop... Read more