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

Originally held on 2/1/17, 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.

The META Project aims to improve ORR-funded organizations’ capacity to collect meaningful data, manage it well, analyze it effectively, and use the resulting analyses to improve project design. To hear about future META webinars, visit and sign up for our newsletter here:

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