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.

Evaluation of the programme evolved as:

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.

Turkey Disaster Management Strategy Paper

Turkey Disaster Management Strategy Paper

UDA Consulting was contracted by World Bank for the project "Consulting Services for Preparation of a Turkey Disaster Management Strategy Paper". Within the scope of the project, UDA Consulting was responsible for conceptualizing the Disaster and Risk Management (DRM) framework and developing the Turkey Disaster Management Strategy Paper (TDMSP). During the project, UDA Consulting managed the consultation process with stakeholders; facilitate discussions, moderate workshops to be organized, prepare draft and final documents for AFAD’s approval.

Research on Home Care Services in Ankara

Research on Home Care Services in Ankara

UDA Consulting carried out a survey funded by World Bank about Home Care Services for Elders and Children in Ankara on behalf of Middle East Technical University Sociology Department. Research aimed a demand analysis for home care service in Ankara, especially in provinces with high socio-economic levels

Evaluation of IPARD I Programme

Evaluation of IPARD I Programme

UDA Consulting was commissioned by Managing Authority of IPARD Programme TURKEY Ministry of Food Agriculture and Livestock, General Directorate of Agricultural Reform to conduct a research as a part of the ongoing evaluation of IPARD Programme. The overall objective of the project was to assist the Turkish authorities in identifying specific problems associated with the implementation of the IPARD programme.