Methods Matter: 4 Questions to Consider When Choosing Data Collection Methods

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This webinar discussed why methods matter and how to choose the right data collection methods. Watch the recording to learn four questions to ask yourself when choosing methods for your programs. You’ll also learn the basics of when and when not to use common methods like interviews, focus groups, observation and surveys. META was joined by Marie-France Guimond, Research Systems Advisor at the International Rescue Committee.

Note: After this webinar, META expanded its guidance to include five steps for choosing appropriate methods. See META’s tip sheet: 5 Steps for Choosing Data Collection Methods.


Topic(s): Monitoring and Evaluation
Subtopic(s): Data Collection
Resource Type: Archived Webinar
Date: February 17, 2017
Language(s): English
Target Audience(s): Service Provider
Author(s): META