Strategic Information

IDS-Hamkaar currently employs hundreds of surveyors, international analysts, academics and subject matter experts, cultural advisors, and distinguished local research professionals for its research programs. IDS-Hamkaar’s research projects include: polling as many as 16,500 individuals in a single month, dozens of focus group discussions, in-depth interviews and accompanying analysis that combines both types of research. IDS-Hamkaar has unrivalled local and international research capabilities, permitting both large scale opinion research in volatile areas as well as qualitative behavioral research employing traditional or experimental methods. IDS-Hamkaar maintains an extensive network of provincial field supervisors and interviewers in all 34 provinces of Afghanistan able to access and conduct quality research in volatile provinces and districts.