Posts By Sunil Pillai

Notes from the Field

Survey of the Afghan People: Data Reliability in Challenging Landscapes

December 12, 2012

It is 11 in the morning on June 21, 2012. The phone has been ringing at ACSOR’s (Afghan Centre for Socio-Economic and Opinion Research) Central office in Kabul. The project management team has been busy assigning new sampling points to those calling in and seeking a replacement.

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Notes from the Field

Behind the Scenes: 2009 Survey of the Afghan People

September 2, 2009

Agha Gul could not have asked for anything better than a horse and an escort familiar with the rugged terrain to accompany him as he made his climb up the mountain path. His journey would have otherwise taken two hours to tread by foot. Thankfully, the village headman had provided the horseback ride to Agha […]

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