Regional Training on Research Methodologies in the MENA Region
A Regional Training on Research Methodologies was held Nov 22, 2009 - Nov 25, 2009 in Amman, Jordan. Around 20-25 researchers participated in the workshop, from different Arab regions (Syria, Lebanon, Jordan, Palestine, Gulf area, Oman, Yemen) with little expertise and experience in quantitative and/or qualitative research.
Participants at the Regional Training on Research Methodologies November 2009 in Amman
The participants were selected based on their interest in research, specifically child research methodologies, and all of them worked in organizations dedicated to children (fully or partially). The workshop was lead by Dr. Mohammed Shahin, with a guest appearance by Dr. Faisal Awartani, and revolved around the methodologies of child research.
•To share experiences, knowledge, and information with the participants attending in this program from different Arab region
•To provide an opportunity for participants to contribute towards the identification of key areas and issues relating to child needs in need of investigation
•To provide hands-on training of the application of the methodology and tools in research
•To engage the participants in practicing research methodologies by conducting group work, and field work
Please see report from the training.