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Thursday, November 9 • 10:00am - 12:00pm
Training Classes (Optional)

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We will have two training sessions in the morning, from 10 am to 12 pm. These are optional programs, and mainly targeted for participants with some basic data analysis skills and experiences.

Analyzing household survey data using Stata 
We will present how the household survey sampling works, discuss best practices, and hands-on training on some analysis examples. We expect the participants to have Stata installed on their laptop and experiences regularly using it, since we will not have time to cover the basic of how to operate Stata.

Linking household survey with geospatial data using QGIS
We will first present some introduction to QGIS interface (in case you’re not familiar with), followed by hands-on training on how to link the household survey data with geospatial data layers from multiple sources. We expect the participants to have some experiences using a GIS software.

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Carlo Azzarri

Senior Research Fellow, IFPRI
Carlo Azzarri is a core member of the HarvestChoice team. Prior to joining IFPRI, Carlo was a team member of the Living Standard Measurements Study (LSMS) of the research group (poverty and inequality) at the World Bank. He was also a member of the Rural Income Generating Activities... Read More →
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Chris Gray

Senior Research Assistant, IFPRI
Chris Gray joined IFPRI in May 2017 as a Senior Research Assistant in the Environment and Production Technology Division (EPTD) based in Washington, DC. He predominantly works on the Africa Research in Sustainable Intensification for the Next Generation (Africa RISING) project. Prior... Read More →
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Zhe Guo

Senior GIS Coordinator, IFPRI
Zhe Guo is a senior Geographic Information System (GIS) coordinator with the Environment and Production Technology Division of the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI). His interests include spatial modeling, spatial statistics, data mining, and remote sensing and... Read More →
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Jawoo Koo

Senior Research Fellow, IFPRI

Thursday November 9, 2017 10:00am - 12:00pm
Agricultural Policy Support Unit (APSU) 5th floor, 22 Sech Bhaban, Manik Mia Avenue, Dhaka 1215, Bangladesh