Listening to Africa: A New Way to Gather Data Using Mobile Phones


The proliferation of mobile phones has opened up new opportunities for conducting surveys in developing countries. Data about people’s lives can now be gathered much cheaper and faster. The World Bank’s Listening to Africa initiative is now collecting household data through mobile phone surveys in African countries.

eC2:Baseline Survey for GAFSP Liberia -SAPEC Impact Evaluation.

Deadline: 12-Jan-2017 at 11:59:59 PM (Eastern Time – Washington D.C.)Survey

The selected firm will be expected to conduct surveys for 1,100-1,250 households on the list provided by DIME, which are located in 100 communities across 12 counties in Liberia. The survey will be collected electronically on tablets using a questionnaire designed by DIME. Survey respondents have been pre-selected; respondents last known location (as of December 2016) will be supplied to the selected firm.

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