Feasibility Research for Tire Industry

Feasibility Research for Tire Industry

UDA Consulting carried out a feasibility project and customer satisfaction survey for Özcanlar lastik. The project aimed to understand consumer behavior and expectations as well to determine accurate location for further expansion. First part of the project included preparing a customer satisfaction research report based on questionnaires filled out at branches. Second part included market research including qualitative and quantitative techniques. During the field study, information about market share of the company, customer profile, preferences, opinion about the company and so on.

Statistics Training for UNODC Analysts

Statistics Training for UNODC Analysts

UDA Consulting was contracted to provide training to increase research and analytical capacity of counter-narcotics agencies in the region. For these purposes, UDA Consulting delivered statistics training by using IBM SPSS Statistics for national analysts and research officers of UNODC ROCA. Training was held in Ankara on 26-30 August 2013.

Development of Marketing Strategy

Development of Marketing Strategy

UDA Consulting carried out a consultancy project for MERKA Company which started to produce roller for printing press machines. Within scope of project, a market research was conducted to understand the sector and players and based on the result of this research, a strategy was developed for the company. During the field survey, 253 printing offices were visited and qualitative and quantitative data was collected.

Tailored Statistics Software

Development of Statistics Software and Training

UDA Consulting was contracted by UNODC to provide Tailored Drugs Monitoring IBM SPSS software + license for 12 months and statistics training for the strategic analyst of Regional Office for Central Asia (ROCA). UDA designed a user-friendly interface for data entry, data import and data analysis. Designed software was developed for fast calculations on drug trafficking data, which was supported by graphics and enables to calculate relationship between different variables by using cross tables.

Improving Agricultural Statistics in OIC Region

Improving Agricultural Statistics

UDA Consulting was contracted by Ministry of Development-COMCEC OIC to carry out the study on “Improving Agricultural Statistics In The COMCEC OIC Region”. The study included managing agricultural statistical systems including agricultural data collection, compilation, processing, and dissemination in the COMCEC OIC Region. UDA experts identified the key factors for enhancing the cooperation and coordination between organizations and other stakeholders for producing agricultural statistics in the COMCEC OIC Region.

Evaluation of the Psychosocial Programme

Evaluation of the Psychosocial Programme

UDA Consulting in collaboration with METU DMC (Disaster Management Implementation and Research Center) was contracted by UNICEF to carry out the study “Evaluation of the Psychosocial Programme conducted after Van Earthquake”, with the purpose of evaluating the psychosocial activities carried out after Van earthquake by UNICEF and Ministry of Family and Social Policy to people who were affected by the disaster.

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Thermal Power Plant and Mines

Thermal Power Plant and Mines

UDA Consulting carried out a survey for the joint project of Middle East Technical University Mining, Engineering and Sociology Departments, with TUBITAK. The research explored the social impacts of a thermal power plant and mines on people living in and around the cities of Afşin and Elbistan. UDA Consulting was responsible for carrying out fieldwork which included conducting 1000 face-to-face questionnaires in 20 villages and surrounding communities live in city centres.

Rural Ageing Analysis in TR82 Region

Rural Ageing Analysis

UDA Consulting was commissioned by KUZKA to implement a research on Rural Ageing in TR82 cities (Kastamonu, Sinop and Çankırı) within NUTS-2 region. Research included implementation of quantitative and qualitative techniques and analysis. Number of 272 face-to-face questionnaires and 36 in-depth interviews were conducted in 6 villages of each city with elderly people of the villages who are at the age of 65 and older.

Socio-Economic Baseline Study in Erzincan

Socio-Economic Baseline Study

UDA Consulting was commissioned by Alacer Gold Corp. (Anagold) to conduct a baseline household survey in Erzincan. Survey aimed to collect socio-economic baseline data from 6 villages (Çöpler, Sabırlı, Dostal, Bağıştaş, Bahçecik and Yakuplu) in the İliç district of Erzincan nearby the goldmine.