In this CDI seminar, Pauline Oosterhoff (IDS) will present the reasons, benefits, and challenges in using participatory statistics to assess the impact of interventions to eradicate slavery and bonded labour.

26 May 2016 - 1:00pm
Speaker(s): Pauline Oosterhoff (IDS),

Based on the realities of a slavery eradication programme in North India, Pauline Oosterhoff (IDS) will present the reasons, benefits, and challenges in using participatory statistics to assess the impact of interventions to eradicate slavery and bonded labour.

The seminar will discuss:-

  1. The challenges of estimating changes in the magnitude of various forms of slavery;
  2. The potential of combining participatory approaches with statistical principles to generate robust data for assessing impact of slavery eradication; and
  3. The practical and ethical questions in relation to working with people living within a context of modern slavery.
Location:
Room 221, Institute of Development Studies
Falmer
BN1 9RE Brighton
United Kingdom
Partner(s): Itad, Institute of Development Studies, University of East Anglia
Public - open to all

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