Development of baseline Survey data Collection for Building Resilience and Coping Capacity Amongst conflict affected populations in Iraq

Development of baseline Survey data Collection

UDA Consulting, provided expertise to Save The Children Iraq office to develop a baseline study about the humanitarian assistance project being implemented in camps and hosting communities in Duhok city in Northern Iraq in June 2015. For that purpose, total of over 300 households were interviewed and around 12 FGDs were organized.

Market Research about Call Centers

Market Research about Call Centers

UDA Consulting was commissioned by EC21 Korea to provide consultancy about call center market in Turkey. The main objective of this consultancy is to inform Korean IT companies about call center market structure, product range, market share of potential competitors, pricing policy, marketing channels, and rebate policies. UDA interviewed five sector representatives from different call center companies and prepared a detailed report about the results of these interviews.

Early Warning System for Iraq

Development of Early Warning System

Save the Children is the world’s leading independent organization for children and has been working in Iraq since 1991, providing lifesaving emergency response and development programs. SCI is presently monitoring early warning indicators in its current areas of operation but establishing an online early warning system based on GIS allowed SC to track and monitor developments and humanitarian situation in hard to reach areas, so it can prepare and respond effectively. Two staff of UDA provided expertise to develop a web-based Early Warning System for Save the Children Iraq Office.

Evaluation of Immediate Assistance to Anbar IDPs in Kirkuk and Salah-Al-Din, Iraq project of Save The Children

Evaluation of Immediate Assistance

UDA Consulting, provided expertise about evaluation of emergency response project of Save The Children in Iraq for the internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) of Anbar Governorate of Iraq through the interviews and FGD with the beneficiaries and stakeholders in October 2015.

UNDCS

Evaluation of UN Development Cooperation Strategy

UDA Consulting was commissioned by UNDP Turkey to conduct independent evaluation of United Nations cooperation strategy with Turkish Government covering the period of 2011-2015.The overall objective of the evaluation are to gather key findings and lessons learned to inform the implementation stages of the next programme cycle, and to support greater accountability towards agreed national objectives and priorities in Turkey.

Evaluation of Entrepreneurship Supports provided by Turkish Government

Evaluation of Entrepreneurship Supports

TTGV subcontracted UDA Consulting to implement “Evaluation of Entrepreneurship Supports provided by Turkish Government” project. Within the scope of this project, it is aimed to explore the impacts of government supports through three different support programs such as BSTB, KOSGEB and TÜBİTAK as well as to identify the potential barriers on sustaining the enterprises, which are established through these supports. UDA Consulting implemented research component of this project and visited more than 500 enterprises in 41 provinces of Turkey.

Georgia: Household Surveys on Forest Use, Poverty and Vulnerability to Natural Hazards

Georgia: Household Surveys on Forest Use

The objective of the study is to assist the forest policy on forest dependence, poverty and natural hazards in Georgia. It is also aimed to enhance the understanding of the linkages between poverty and forest dependency globally. The outcomes of the study will help to support the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resource Protection (MENRP), and National Forest Agency (NFA) in particular, in the on-going sector reforms. The data is obtained through household visits and by survey method.

Evaluation of IPARD Turkey

Ex-Post Evaluation of IPARD Turkey (2007-2013)

Geographical Scope

Ex-Post Evaluation focused on 12 provinces out of the 42 provinces in which the Programme has been implemented: Aksaray, Ankara, Çorum, Denizli, Isparta, Konya, Manisa, Mersin, Ordu, Şanlıurfa, Uşak ve Van.

Project Description

Ex-Post Evaluation Report shows the findings of the IPARD Programme activities that were carried out between August 2011 and August 2016. The report presents a detailed analysis on the standard evaluation components.

Software for Pharmacy Sector

Statistics Software for Pharmacy Sector

Within the frame of Research and Development Support Programmes funded by Turkish Government, UDA Consulting was granted to develop web based statistical analysis software totally customized to needs and requirements of pharmacy sector. This unique software takes Food Drug Administration (FDA) regulations into account and software will enable to design, harmonize and disseminate the preparation of generic drug development processess more scientifically.

Baseline Evaluation, Providing Life Improving Protection Support to Vulnerable Refugees and Host Families in Turkey

Providing Protection Support to Refugees

World Vision has started to implement an ECHO project that aims at improving protection support to those groups of refugees as well as to the vulnerable host families in Turkey. The purpose of this baseline evaluation report is to provide information base against project goal, to analyse outcome indicators to further assess the progress within the project final evaluation and to set up benchmarks against the ECHO project indicators.