Provision of Consultancy Services for Tanzania National MELQO Project 

Client: United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF)
Assignment: Provision of Consultancy Services for Tanzania National MELQO Project
Expertise: Tablet Assisted Data Collection


DataVision International was sub-contracted by RTI International to support and undertake data collection for MELQO (Measuring Early Learning and Quality Outcomes). The assessment was conducted in 120 schools (70 schools from Mainland and 50 schools from Zanzibar). From Mainland, the assessment involved 11 regions and 5 regions from Zanzibar and it involved about 1200 students (700 students from Mainland and 500 students from Zanzibar).

DataVision’s activities in the project included coordinating all electronic data collection activities and associated field logistics. This involved providing ground support for training of assessors and data collection implementation in April 2017. DataVision also administered child assessment and parent interviews in Kiswahili in all 16 selected regions of Tanzania. The assessment queried students in Standard 1 and their parents.