Accession Number:

ADA566591

Title:

Designing a Qualitative Data Collection Strategy (QDCS) for Africa - Phase 1: A Gap Analysis of Existing Models, Simulations, and Tools Relating to Africa

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

INSTITUTE FOR DEFENSE ANALYSES ALEXANDRIA VA

Report Date:

2012-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

48.0

Abstract:

This document summarizes the findings of the IDAs survey of models, simulations, and relevant tools currently being used to analyze the African continent. It identifies the most pressing gaps in data and captures the most significant challenges or obstacles to effective data collection. This phase of research supports the final objective, which is to draft a Qualitative Data Collection Strategy QDCS that addresses gaps where insufficient qualitative data exist for the African continent.

Subject Categories:

  • Information Science

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE