Scheduling

One of the most frustrating things I have found about conducting an interview project over the three I’ve been involved in is actually scheduling the interviews. But scheduling interviews here wasn’t nearly as bad as I expected. My target population was nutrition stakeholders on the national level. So naturally I assumed no one would have time to talk to me. But experts in organizations from the UN to the Tanzanian government have genuinely wanted to speak with me and it’s a kindness I hope to repay if and when I break into the development and nutrition field.

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Questionnaire Development

I’m sorry the combination of intensive Swahili classes and limited internet have kept me from blogging, but I’m officially the full swing of my project it’s time for some updates. While the interview portion of my project is well underway, I wanted to take a moment to discuss the work that goes into a survey. Which after three survey projects I have found is always more than you expect.

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