Under Mateketa project IPOR donated skip loader truck and skip bins to Zomba City

Prof Chinsinga handing over Skip loader Truck

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(How) Do Voters Discriminate Against Women Candidates? Experimental and Qualitative Evidence From Malawi

Posted on Feb 28, 2021 at 00:54

How do voters evaluate women candidates in places where traditional gender norms are strong? We cond


Majority of Malawians Fear They Will Go Hungry Due to Covid-19

Posted on Feb 28, 2021 at 00:53

The majority of Malawians are not very worried about becoming infected with Covid-19. The percentage

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Established in 2013, the Institute of Public Opinion and Research (IPOR) is a research organization providing Social Science research, advisory and consulting services, based in the University town of Zomba, Malawi. To date, we have conducted several assignments for our clients which have included local and international universities, local non-governmental organizations and international research firms. Among other things, we collect, analyze and report on data; and provide advisory and consulting services for our clients. Drawing from our team of renowned and experienced researchers, we believe in delivering quality for every assignment that we undertake, big or small. We are indeed a centre of excellence in Social Science research, advisory and consulting.

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To offer high quality advisory services and conduct excellent and independent research designed to produce new knowledge and transformative insights as the basis for innovative and practical policy interventions that promote the well-being of societies, especially in the developing world

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Before his sudden and untimely passing on April 17th, 2016, the late Edward Chiwayula was working as an enumerator on the Governance and Local Development Project, a collaborative venture between IPOR, the Program on Gover...

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