Past Projects

Since 2012, ATR Consulting has worked with over 70 clients to deliver over 230 projects across 20 countries.

ServiceSectorDescriptionClientCountryDates
Monitoring Evaluation and LearningGenderMidterm Evaluation - Access to Justice through Culturally Sensitive Approaches - Phase II
ATR evaluated the progress made towards achieving planned objectives of by TAF. This qualitative evaluation assesses the effectiveness and the sustainability of efforts made by this project implemented by the Asia Foundation to strengthen the capacities of Family Resolution Centre, Community Dialogue Group (CDG), CDG facilitators, Khateebs, teachers and targeted communities to promote and protect women’s rights within Islamic perspective. As a result, ATR provide recommendations for the enhancement of the project.
ATR conduct 28 FGDs and 26 KIIs with relevant stakeholders and implementing partners and beneficiaries of the project.
The Asia FoundationAfghanistanOctober 2020 - January 2021
Socioeconomic ResearchHealthData collection for study for Weekly Iron Folic Acid Supplementation among Adolescent Girls
ATR conducted a research to assess the perception of the community members (girls, teachers, parents and elders) about the usage of iron folic acid tablets distributed in schools by UNICEF. The result of this socio-cultural study will help UNICEF to better understand local barriers and fears and to develop more efficient plans for iron folic acid distributions.
UNICEFAfghanistanOctober 2020 - September 2020
Third Party MonitoringDevelopment and Humanitarian AssistanceThird-Party Monitoring of poppy substitution projects (CBARD East & West)
ATR provides independent third-party monitoring to Community-Based Agriculture and Rural Development (CBARD) projects which aim to support farmers to increase their incomes by replacing poppy cultivation by more profitable and sustainable crops. These projects implemented by Tiger Swan and funded by International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs Bureau (INL) take place in Nangarhar, Badghis and Farah.
TigerSwanAfghanistanSeptember-20 September-22
Monitoring Evaluation and LearningEducationFormative evaluation of the Girls Access to Teacher Education (Gate) scholarship programme
ATR, a local project partner collaborating with Education and Development Solutions (EADS), conduct a mixed method formative evaluation of GATE programme performance. ATR’s role include consultation in developing and revision of tools, piloting tools, data collection, translation of the data, analysis of quantitative data and review of the final report. ATR will conduct 350 surveys with programme’s beneficiaries, 189 KIIs and 27 FGDs with stakeholders, beneficiaries and persons involved in the programme in district level. Additionally, ATR will observe 5 TTCs in district and provincial level and will find 7 stories of transformation.
EADSAfghanistanSeptember 2020 - November 2020
Monitoring Evaluation and LearningGenderGender-based violence
ATR assessed the evolution of violence against women in Kabul province during the COVID-19 pandemic. This assessment contracted by Magenta was done by conducting KIIs with women in the province.
MagentaAfghanistanJune 2020 - July 2020
Socioeconomic ResearchGenderGender norms addressing poppy cultivationMagentaAfghanistanJuly 2020 - August 2020
Monitoring Evaluation and LearningHealthA comprehensive multi-input project that advanced the community health by improving service quality, strengthening human resources, and engaging communities in healthy practices. ATR oversaw the project through sampling tool development, data collection, quality control, coding and analysis as well as report writing.
AKFAfghanistanJuly 2020 - December 2020
Monitoring Evaluation and LearningHealthA study to provide a baseline for an integrated nutrition, health, WASH, and communication for cross-sector development. The project sought to ameliorate the skill set of key frontline health workers and for community members to strengthen prevention practices for better maternal and child nutrition, new-born care and hygiene and sanitation. UNICEFAfghanistanJune 2020 - August 2020
ResearchResearchATR has been commissioned by UNICEF to undertake a rapid welfare monitoring assessment to track the status of women, adolescents, children and their households in Herat through the Covid 19 crisis period. The rapid assessment seeks to collect data on women, adolescents (boys and girls) and their households as well as key service points that affect their welfare, such as health.UNICEFAfghanistanMay 2020 - October 2020
ResearchResearchATR was commissioned by DFID to conduct key informant interviews in four provinces of Afghanistan in order to understand the dynamics of development projects. The data was collected through a randomised selection approach. The respondents included construction workers, government officials and civil society groups. In all, ATR is to conduct around 80 interviews but those figures may change as the project progresses.DFIDAfghanistanMarch 2020 - July 2020
Translation ServicesTranslation ServicesA long term agreement with UNICEF to provide high quality and technically accurate translations in English, Dari and Pashto of technical communication, training tools, documents, reports, press material, newsletters, press releases, human interest stories, scripts, briefing books, and other materials produced by UNICEF and partners. UNICEFAfghanistanMarch 2020 - February 2020
Baseline Data CollectionBaseline Data CollectionA needs assessment and a baseline data collection project as part of the Cultural and Sport for Social Cohesion and Sustainable Reintegration of Afghan Returnees and IDPs (Hamdeli) Project. ATR conducted a two-phased mapping and assessment of social integration, social cohesion, and peaceful co-existence of IDPs, returnees, and host communities in Herat and Nangarhar. UNESCOAfghanistanJanuary 2020 - May 2020
Third Party MonitoringDevelopment and Humanitarian AssistanceATR conducted 4,000 site visits throughout all 34 provinces of Afghanistan each year interviewing contractors and beneficiaries of the World bank through face to face interviews and phone surveys.World Bank, BDO, ARTFAfghanistan
EvaluationEvaluationTelephone interviews with 79 men and women who participated in listener club activities in six targeted provinces last year. The telephone interviews were conducted using a quantitative tools provided by BBC Media Action. BBC Media ActionAfghanistanDecember 2019 - January 2020
ResearchResearchATR was commissioned to conduct a needs assessment study to understand the need for information on migration at community level, as well as to identify the tools for how these communities in and outside of Kabul can be better reached.ICMPDFAfghanistanDecember 2019 - June 2020
Socioeconomic Research
Migration & DisplacementWestern Afghanistan was hit by recurrent drought in 2018 and it led to massive displacements in 2018. ATR was commissioned to reimagine the initial response by both the humanitarian community and the government of Afghanistan for both IDPs at displacement sites and affected households. DRC AfghanistanNovember 2019 - March 2020
Data CollectionData CollectionATR was commissioned to measure instructional quality in Afghanistan classrooms using the Teach Tool, as well as other background information on schools, principals, teachers, and students, with the goal of providing information on the quality of teaching practices. World Bank, MOEAfghanistanNovember 2019 - February 2020
Data CollectionData CollectionATR was commissioned to conduct a data collection on the implementation of IMAM in Afghanistan. The evaluation’s main objective is to achieve results that will contribute to enhancing IMAM’s performance and strategies to deliver effective results.UNICEF, ACH UKAfghanistanOctober 2019 - December 2019
Socioeconomic ResearchMigration & DisplacementATR was commissioned for a research study on the perspectives of IDPs on the National IDP Policy. The aim of the research study was to take stock of the implementation of the National IDP Policy and to formulate recommendations for an improved implementation of the National IDP Policy from the perspectives of IDPs.ACBARAfghanistanOctober 2019 - December 2019
Monitoring Evaluation and LearningDevelopment and Humanitarian AssistanceATR assessed the performance of WFP’s efforts to promote the availability and affordability of nutritious food products in Afghanistan, with a particular emphasis on fortified wheat flour, fortified soy products, and the production of Ready-to-Eat Supplementary Food (RUSF). WFPAfghanistanOctober 2019 - December 2019
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationDevelopment of National IDP Policy M&E framework and Complaints Response Mechanism for MoRR
WHHAfghanistanAugust 2019 - November 2019
Strategic AdvisoryMigration & DisplacementATR has been commissioned by WHH, in collaboration with the Government of Afghanistan, to develop a campaign strategy and campaign materials for an awareness campaign designed to promote IDPs’ and returnees’ knowledge of their rights in Afghanistan. WHHAfghanistanAugust 2019 - November 2019
ResearchResearchATR was commissioned to assess the implementation of the Citizens’ Charter Afghanistan Project to date. The study focused on CCAP’s performance relative to the stated timeframe for implementation and programmatic objectives. World Bank, ACBARAfghanistanSeptember 2019 - March 2020
ResearchResearchATR was contracted to conduct a comparative study of local planning and budgeting processes throughout Afghanistan. The assignment included extensive desk research, consultations and workshops as part of an effort to help better align the provincial planning processes with the national budget.UNDPAfghanistanSeptember 2019 - December 2019
Data CollectionData CollectionATR conducted a process evaluation of the CBNP by gathering evidence on the programme's fidelity to design, deliver and to identify operational gaps or barriers, plus potential strategies to mitigate them. UNICEFAfghanistanAugust 2019 - November 2019
ResearchResearchATR conducted preliminary research on the long-term impact that RoP has had on the farm and relevant areas. ATR is preparing in-depth case studies using qualitative and ethnographic methods to assess the effect of RoP on economic growth and prosperity, as well as its impact on social resilience and peace.Roots of PeaceAfghanistanAugust 2019 - October 2019
InterviewsInterviewsATR completed 30 interviews with land mine clearers who have returned to cleared areas and those still living near the affected areas.Noah CoburnAfghanistanJune 2019 - August 2019
Data CollectionData CollectionATR conducted a household listing of 7,000 eligible households in approximately 200 accelerated learning centers (ALCs). The purpose of this data collection was to contribute evidence-based and risk-inform programming to increase access to secondary education for out-of-school (OoS) adolescent’s girls and reduce child marriage practices in Afghanistan.UNICEFAfghanistanJuly 2019 - September 2019
Data CollectionData CollectionATR conducted a study in which clusters of health services were randomly allocated to either the CBNP intervention or the current standard of existing health services. The evaluation contributed to the efforts of the government of Afghanistan to promote evidence-base programming for community-based nutrition services.UNICEFAfghanistanJuly 2019 - October 2019
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR entered into a lump-sum contract with ADB to perform Third party monitoring (TPM) on 5 large scale ADB-funded infrastructure projects across the energy, transport, agriculture and natural resources sectors. ADB AfghanistanJuly 2019 - September 2019
ResearchResearchATR was the subcontractor of C4ED to measure the impact of “Improving Adolescents’ Lives in Afghanistan” on indicators related to the adolescents’ wellbeing. The aim of the project was to improve the lives of adolescents and strengthen the government’s capacity to handle adolescent issues. UNICEF, C4EDAfghanistanJune 2019 - February 2020
Monitoring Evaluation and LearningDevelopment and Humanitarian AssistanceATR, as the subcontractor of Cardno, conducted a socio-economic impact evaluation to provide guidance on the types of interventions that can have the most positive impact on rural communities in Afghanistan and, thereby, assist in the planning and prioritization of infrastructure in conflict zones. CARDNO, MRRD, DFIDAfghanistanJune 2019. - July 2020
Monitoring Evaluation and LearningConflict & Governance & Rule of LawATR conducted an E-Readiness assessment for the Ministry of Finance of Afghanistan (MoF) in an effort to help it improve service delivery through streamlined business processes.GIZAfghanistanMay 2019 - July 2019
Monitoring Evaluation and LearningHealthATR was commissioned for a study (baseline and endline) of mobile health teams and community health worker services in hard to reach areas. The aim of this project was to understand the impact and effectiveness of medical outreach services.
UNICEFAfghanistan January 2019 - December 2020
Monitoring Evaluation and LearningEducationATR conducted data collection for evaluation of the training delivered to school management shura members (SMS) in four provinces. The tools were developed by Magenta and further reviewed and tested by ATR senior staff. The methodology was developed by ATR in coordination with Magenta team.MagentaAfghanistanDecember 2019 - February 2020
Monitoring Evaluation and LearningDevelopment and Humanitarian AssistanceThe SDFs layed out both the medium to long term development vision of the city, as well as identified specific areas or sectors for investment and intervention based on a demand-driven, consultative, participatory process involving multiple stakeholders. ATR led a baseline data collection for this project and contributed to the development of guidance manuals for the use of the SDFs.World Bank, Sasaki, MULDAfghanistanMay 2019
Socioeconomic ResearchMigration & DisplacementATR facilitated the preparation of a series of context-specific area action plans for DRC and the other ADSP member agencies by identifying opportunities to promote community-wide resilience as well as helping ADSP staff predict obstacles and contextualize their interventions. DRC AfghanistanMay 2019 - September 2019
Capacity DevelopmentConflict & Governance & Rule of LawATR produced a comprehensive implementation plan for the strategic communication strategy for the national budget department. GIZAfghanistanMarch 2020 - June 2020
Socioeconomic ResearchMigration & DisplacementWHH commissioned ATR for a study on TVET inclusiveness of TVET system in Afghanistan to gain a deeper understanding of the obstacles that IDPs and returnees face in accessing the TVET system. WHHAfghanistanMarch 2019 - April 2019
Socioeconomic ResearchHealthATR served as the research organization for the IHSAN programme whose goal is to improve the nutritional status of women and children less than five years old, with a focus on the first 1,000 days.
FHI360Afghanistan March 2019 - January 2021
Capacity DevelopmentGenderATR submitted a comprehensive assessment report examining the implementation (or lack thereof) of the partners’ original institutional improvement and action plans, identifying areas of improvement. The assessment was mainly done in the areas of governance/leadership, administration, human resource management, financial management, and organizational management for CPGAP.Colombo PlanAfghanistanMarch 2019 - August 2019
Capacity DevelopmentConflict & Governance & Rule of LawATR designed and implemented a conflict sensitivity training for de-mining agencies in Afghanistan, including the training manual and curricula for high-level stakeholders in UNMAS, its partner organizations and mine action implementing partners. UNOPSAfghanistanMarch 2019 - August 2019
ResearchResearchATR collected, translated, analyzed data and interpreted data in support of the gender audit that enhanced the collective capacity of the DRC-DDG in Afghanistan.DRCAfghanistanFebruary 2019 - March 2019
EvaluationEvaluationATR collected data for the KonTerra Group’s mid-term evaluation of the efforts made by UNICEF and USAID to address out-of-school children in Afghanistan, gathering evidence of programme performance as well as its general efficiency, effectiveness and sustainability. UNICEF, KonterraAfghanistanJanuary 2019 - June 2019
Monitoring Evaluation and LearningConflict & Governance & Rule of LawATR conducted field research to assess the implementation of the Norwegian Afghanistan Committee’s Conflict Transformation and Dialogue training.NACAfghanistanJanuary 2019 - June 2019
ResearchResearchATR was commissioned to better understand women’s needs in terms of transport in urban areas, and to identify viable business options to address these needs.World BankAfghanistanJanuary 2019 - April 2019
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR supported UNICEF’s programmes in Afghanistan’s central region through third party monitoring (TPM) of the health, nutrition and education facilities. UNICEFAfghanistanNovember 2019 - February 2019
ResearchResearchATR assessed the impact, efficiency, sustainability and relevance of the activities implemented through the USIP’s Community Court Observation (CCO) project in Kabul, Kandahar, Kapisa and Nangarhar provinces. USIPAfghanistanOctober 2018 - January
ResearchResearchATR conducted research on the environmental, social and governance components of the saffron value chain in Herat. The research addressed labour requirements for saffron cultivation, income and international markets, working conditions, safety, supply chain and seasonal variations, skills, training and social trends. INFRONTIERAfghanistanSeptember 2018 - October 2018
ResearchResearchATR evaluated the demand for financial products aimed at supporting imports and exports among SMEs in Afghanistan to help ACGF determine which trade finance products should be designed and offered to the Afghans SMEs involved in international trade.ACGFAfghanistanSeptember 2018 - October 2018
Data DataAs part of the impact evaluation of ACGF's credit guarantee scheme and ACGF's activities by Steward Red Queen (SRQ), ATR conducted both phone surveys as well as qualitative interviews with SMEs that have benefited from ACGF's credit services. ACGFAfghanistanAugust 2018 - October 2018
ResearchResearchATR provided the DRC with insights to promote legislative changes, inform policy development and enhance the effectiveness of interventions in the search for durable solutions for displaced Afghans in the region. DRCAfghanistanAugust 2018 - November 2018
ResearchResearchAs part of the knowledge management for a program launched by UNICEF, ATR partnered with the Center for Evaluation and Development (C4ED) in order to collect and document the knowledge and lessons of the program from the organizations, partners and the communities involved.
C4EDAfghanistanAugust 2018 - October 2018
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR conducted the Electricity Access and Socio-Economic Baseline Survey, providing USAID and stakeholders with baseline information about access to electricity, as well as economic, social, and political conditions, in the two designated zone(s) of influence in Ghazni and Wardak provinces. USAID, CHECCHIAfghanistanJune 2018 - August 2018
ResearchResearchATR conducted an assessment on barriers to literacy in Afghanistan for the ACR programme of Creative International Inc. ATR has been responsible for supporting design and conducting the field work of this formative research in Nangarhar and Herat provinces. MagentaAfghanistanMay 2018 - July 2018
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR supported UNICEF’s polio eradication efforts through independent Third-Party Monitoring (TPM), providing UNICEF with triangulated and validated field-level information and identifying critical programme performance issues, thereby allowing UNICEF to make informed programmatic decisions and adjustments.UNICEFAfghanistanJuly 2018 - July 2019
ResearchResearchAfghanistan is one of the three remaining countries where polio is still endemic. UNICEF, in partnership with WHO, has committed itself to polio eradication. ATR is acting as Third Party Monitoring on this national project by conducting surveys and data collection. UNICEFAfghanistanJuly 2018 - July 2019
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationOxfam in Afghanistan and PUR Projet, commissioned ATR to conduct a baseline study to provide an information base (benchmark) on a project aimed to empower and support goat farming and cashmere producing communities in Afghanistan. OXFAMAfghanistanMay 2018 - June 2018
Research & EvaluationResearch & EvaluationATR conducted a comprehensive labour market assessment across two provinces (Herat and Baghlan) for IOM, providing a comprehensive LMA report to be consolidated with ATR’s LMA for Mercy Corps, mentioned above. IOMAfghanistanApril 2018 - October 2018
ResearchResearchATR is the research organization for the IHSAN programme whose goal is to improve the nutritional status of women and children less than five years old, with a focus on the first 1,000 days (from the beginning of pregnancy to 24 months of age).
IHSANAfghanistanJuly 2018 - January 2021
ResearchResearchATR was commissioned by the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) to conduct nationally representative opinion surveys in Afghanistan throughout 2018. The aim of this research was to allow trends analysis and a developed understanding of local perceptions. UNAMAAfghanistanApril 2018 - March 2019
ResearchResearchATR conducted an evaluation of the NAC portfolio across three provinces and 5 sectors of interventions. The evaluation was followed by a series of workshops facilitated by ATR.
NACAfghanistanMarch 2018 - June 2018
EvaluationEvaluationATR assessed the organizational structure of the IDLG and its efforts to coordinate local affairs. ATR identified numerous issues, including the circumvention of formal channels of communication, incomplete implementation of the most successful communication strategies and a general lack of coordination amongst government entities.IDLGAfghanistanDecember 2017 - March 2018
EvaluationEvaluationATR conducted an End Term Evaluation (ETE) of HiH Af’s poverty and gender inequality reduction programme, which aimed to increase household income and financial resilience for rural women through enterprise and job creation. HIH, DFIDAfghanistanFebruary 2018 - May 2018
ResearchResearchATR evaluated the impact of using a single vaccination handbook rather than separate documents for each vaccination as part of UNICEF’s Maternal and Child Health (MCH) handbook pilot programme in Kabul and Nangarhar provinces.UNICEFAfghanistanJanuary 2018 - June 2018
ResearchResearchATR conducted assessments in 4 districts that have been designated 'white areas' and completed both quantitative and qualitative data collection methods through which conducted 3,200 surveys (800 in each province). WHOAfghanistanJanuary 2018 - June 2018
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR provided third party monitoring (TPM) services to verify progress reports of SCA programmes, assess if SCA interventions were appropriate for the needs of target groups, assess the quality of services according to standards set by SCA and identify gaps in the delivery of services.SCAAfghanistanJanuary 2018 - December 2018
ResearchResearchATR conducted a Labour Market Assessment (LMA) across fourteen provinces for Mercy Corps and its implementing partners. The main objective of the LMA was to assess the status and context of the market in target provinces.
Mercy CorpsAfghanistanNovember 2017 - March 2018
ReviewReviewATR conducted a midterm review for Norwegian Church Aid (NCA) and its partner NGOs to measure general progress of their Building Resilient Communities for Sustainable Development and Peace programme. NCAAfghanistanNovember 2017 - December 2018
ResearchResearchATR conducted a Conflict and Fragility Study to provide more in-depth analysis of the conflict and political dynamics in Citizen Charter locations in both rural and urban areas and examine the role of CDCs in working with districts and provinces to build social cohesion at the local level.
World Bank, MRRD, IDLGAfghanistanFebruary 2018 - February 2019
Capacity DevelopmentCapacity DevelopmentATR improved the quality of human resources management in the BAP through the creation of a training in HRM specific to the BAP.Expertise FranceAfghanistanNovember 2017 - November 2018
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationMidterm evaluation of "Tien Sira" and final evaluation of PDDHEdburghMaliJuly 2017 - October 2017
ResearchResearchATR conducted an evaluation of the Improving Adolescents’ Lives in Afghanistan (IALA) programme, implemented by UNICEF Afghanistan with the financial support from the Ikea Foundation (IF). UNICEF, C4EDAfghanistanOctober 2017 - March 2018
ResearchResearchATR was commissioned by the UNDP to study the livelihood situation within the AliceGhan Township and explore economic opportunities in the surrounding areas.UNDPAfghanistanSeptember 2017 - November 2017
ResearchResearchATR supported the civilianisation of the Afghan Ministry of Interior Affairs (MoIA). This involved: analysing the MoIA’s organizational design, including its management structure.
MOIAAfghanistanSeptember 2017 - May 2018
ResearchResearchATR provided recommendations for targeted capacity building interventions to strengthen the managerial, administrative and technical capacities of the Afghan Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development in managing UNICEF’s Rural Water Supply, Sanitation and Irrigation Programme.UNICEFAfghanistanAugust 2017 - June 2018
ResearchResearchATR conducted research on the Afghan National IDP Policy to assess the extent to which the policy addressed the needs of IDPs at the field level.
WHHAfghanistanAugust 2017 - February 2018
ResearchResearchATR produced a high-quality research paper focused on physical protection risks among Afghans on the move.
DRCAfghanistanAugust 2017 - December 2017
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationMid-term Evaluation of Reproductive Health and Reproductive Rights
EdburghAfghanistanAugust 2017 - September 2017
Socioeconomic ResearchConflict & Governance & Rule of LawATR conducted research in order to assess the extent to which the Afghan government and the international community met their aid effectiveness commitments of the past four international conferences on Afghanistan. SCAAfghanistanAugust 2017 - November 2017
Capacity DevelopmentConflict & Governance & Rule of LawIndividual Mission on the Framework of International Cooperation Project
Expertise FranceKabulAugust 2017 - November 2017
ResearchResearchATR conducted and designed the feasibility study in collaboration with PUR Projet. ATR developed the feasibility study tools to collect information linking cashmere value chains and livelihoods.
OXFAMAfghanistanAugust 2017 - September 2017
Capacity DevelopmentConflict & Governance & Rule of LawIn conjunction with the Sub National Governance Task Force, ATR assisted the Deputy Ministers for Policy of the IDLG and MoF to draft a new Sub National Governance Policy. IDLGAfghanistanJune 2017 - August 2017
ResearchResearchATR has been commissioned by the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) to conduct nationally representative opinion surveys in Afghanistan throughout 2017.
UNAMAAfghanistanApril 2017 - December 2017
AnalysisAnalysisATR was commissioned by Nomad Concepts to analyse data collected by Nomad using the UN Humanitarian Emergency Assessment Tool (HEAT) in Khogyani IDP camp in Nangarhar province. NOMADAfghanistanApril 2017 - May 2017
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationThe “Girls Can Code!” programme is a project aimed at teaching web development to 11th and 12th grade girls. ATR assessed the potential of the programme to address the needs of the labour market and provide access to employment for females in Afghanistan, providing recommendations for future replication of the project. Womanity AfghanistanApril 2017 - April 2017
ResearchResearchATR analyzed two large-scale surveys of users and actors of the informal justice system in Mali, under the Mali Justice Project (MJP) implemented by Checchi and funded by USAID. The analysis determined the level of knowledge, access and the usage of the informal justice, and provided recommendations to increase linkages between the formal and informal justice sectors.USAID, CHECCHIMali January 2020 - March 2020
ReviewReviewATR facilitated the internal review of the Malian Peace Building Fund first phase. This review consisted in conducting Key informant interviews with all stakeholders involved in the PBF. MINUSMAMaliFebruary 2017 - April 2017
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR provided evidence-based recommendations for expanding the geographical scope of a local governance improvement program.
Embassy of the NetherlandsMali2014 - 2019
Monitoring & Evaluation, Strategic AdviceMonitoring & Evaluation, Strategic AdviceATR was commissioned to plan Welthungerhilfe’s peace project in Mopti region. ATR conducted a feasibility study in Tenenkou and Youwarou and put together a full project plan with associated logical framework and budget. WHHMali December 2016 - January 2017
ResearchResearchATR conducted a perception study intended to inform the Danish Refugee Council's programming with the Malian diaspora in the targeted regions. DRCMaliDecember 2016 - January 2017
ResearchResearchATR conducted a market assessment in Erbil and Kirkuk in order to identify small business and job opportunities for female IDPs.
War ChildIraqMarch 2017 - March 2017
ResearchResearchFeasibility study for a project supporting several Afghan value chains. ATR identified bottlenecks and opportunities for the Afghan carpet and jewelry sectors on the domestic market and abroad. AFDAfghanistanFebruary 2017 - July 2017
Research & EvaluationResearch & EvaluationATR conducted research to examine audience perceptions of Burka Avenger, a children’s television program aired on Tolo TV and Lemar.
Lapis CommunicationsAfghanistanDecember 2016 - July 2017
ResearchResearchATR conducted a study aiming at identifying the conditions of Afghan unaccompanied children working in Iran. ATR made recommendations to allow War Child and the government to increase the protection. War Child AfghanistanJanuary 2017 - February 2017
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR conducted a third-party monitoring of a sample of 485 wells installed in 13 provinces under USAID-funded WATSAN project. USAID, CHECCHIAfghanistanJanuary 2017 - June 2017
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR implemented one baseline study to inform the development and the implementation of the latest large-scale USAID funded irrigation project covering North Afghanistan.AECOMAfghanistanFebruary 2017 - July 2017
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR conducted an evaluation of TdH humanitarian activities supporting returnees. The research set a baseline and assessed the feasibility to fully or partially replicate the current intervention in Kabul. TDHAfghanistanNovember 2016 - January 2017
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR conducted an impact evaluation that assessed the extent to which the NSP influenced the perceptions of the government by the communities.
SCAAfghanistanSeptember 2016 - October 2016
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR conducted a full inspection of education infrastructure funded by DANIDA, evaluating the quality of school construction and verifying data on student enrollment. DanidaAfghanistanJanuary 2016 - August 2017
ResearchResearchATR conducted an evaluation of the impact of the reintegration programs of ChildFund in Nangarhar. This project was canceled due to the close out of ChildFund.
ChildFundAfghanistanOctober 2020 - December 2020
ResearchResearchATR conducted a survey of knowledge, attitudes, and practices (KAP) towards reproductive health with young males in 5 provinces.
JHPIEGOAfghanistanSeptember 2016 - October 2017
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR conducted a baseline and endline assessment of a Conditional Cash Transfer program for the Ministry of Public Health using participatory evaluation tools. UNICEFAfghanistanSeptember 2016 - January 2017
Capacity DevelopmentCapacity DevelopmentATR trained two groups of eleven National NGO members as part of the Twinning Programme on proposal design. ATR delivered four two-day courses to each group. ACBARAfghanistanFebruary 2015
ResearchResearchATR analyzed 40,000 surveys, identified findings on perceptions on human security and service delivery and produced an advocacy document based on these findings. UN HabitatAfghanitanJune 2016 - September 2016
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR designed and conducted a two-day results review workshop with staff from War Child Canada, OHW, HRDA and PARSA and developed vocational training modules based on a market assessment.War ChildAfghanistanFebruary 2016 - August 2016
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR performed field monitoring and data analysis for a large-scale survey of schools in Ghana as part of an evaluation of the World Bank's GPEG programme.EdburghGhanaFebruary 2016 - March 2016
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR verified the quality of construction of 14 schools funded by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark and the Ministry of Education. DanidaAfghanistanJuly 2016 - August 2016
ResearchResearchATR conducted a baseline survey for NRC and UNOCHA in five under-researched provinces in order to analyze differences in humanitarian needs between easy-to-access areas and hard-to- access areas.
NRD, UNOCHAAfghanistanAugust 2016 - December 2016
ResearchResearchATR conducted a review of governance programming and actors in the Extreme North province of Cameroon.
DAICameroonJune 2016 - September 2016
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR conducted a comprehensive survey aimed at assessing people's awareness and perceptions of the justice system, as well as trends in the use of formal and informal justice mechanisms. Moby GroupAghanistanMay 2013 - July 2013
PollingPollingATR proceeded to a post broadcast survey of "Defenders Drama Series" broadcast on Tolo TV. Moby GroupAfghanistan
ResearchResearchATR developed two detailed district profiles covering political, governance, developmental and security aspects. DAIAfghanistanMarch 2013 - June 2013
ProposalProposalATR designed ‘Farhangsara’, a nine-year cultural programme to strengthen shared and diverse cultural values and peaceful interaction among people in two regions of Afghanistan. HelvetasAfghanistanMay 2018 - June 2018
Monitoring & Evaluation, Capacity DevelopmentMonitoring & Evaluation, Capacity DevelopmentATR facilitated the review of the program with the senior and field staff of Helvetas.
HelvetasAfghanistan
Strategic AdviceStrategic AdviceATR and two other independent consultants developed Afghanistan’s Sub-national Governance and Development Strategy for UNDP through consultations with the key stakeholders. UNDPAfghanistanAugust 2012 - December 2012
Capacity DevelopmentCapacity DevelopmentATR designed quantitative and qualitative tools for capacity assessment, beneficiary satisfaction and capacity development of DDAs on. ATR also conducted training on the use of the developed tools. World Bank, MRRD, DLG AfghanistanApril 2018 - May 2018
Polling PollingATR conducted two viewership phone surveys of 500 respondents for Afghan Star show on TOLO TV.
Moby GroupAfghanistanDecember 2013 - March 2014
ResearchResearchATR conducted market research and provided BBC with recommendations on addressing market gaps in TV offerings.BBCAfghanistanMarch 2018 - Aprirl 2018
Monitoring & Evaluation, Proposal WritingMonitoring & Evaluation, Proposal WritingATR developed a proposal for the fourth phase of the Rural Access Improvement Project (RAIP) in northern Afghanistan.
UNOPSAfghanistanSeptember 2016 - September 2016
ResearchResearchATR collaborated on a comparative study of surveys and FGDs on the key variances in humanitarian needs between easy-to-access areas and hard-to- access areas. It was later used for evidence-based advocacy.NRC, UNOCHAAfghanistanApril 2016 - June 2016
ResearchResearchATR provided War Child with a 600 respondent survey and focus group discussions with IDPs and returnees in camp settings in order to analyze their main challenges.
War ChildAfghanistanFebruary 2016 - May 2016
Socioeconomic ResearchLabor Market AnalysisATR provided targeted recommendations for addressing barriers to economic inclusion through policy, advocacy and programme responses that addressed key factors contributing to youth unemployment. OXFAMAfghanistanFebruary 2016 - March 2017
PollingPollingATR conducted the first presidential approval rating after President Ashraf Ghani took office in September. Moby GroupAfghanistanFebruary 2016 - October 2016
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR collected quantitative and qualitative data through surveys about the 'The Journey', a strategic communication program seeking to raise awareness and deter would-be migrants from attempting to illegally reach Australia. Lapis CommunicationsIraq, Iran, Pakistan, AfghanistanMarch 2016 - September 2016
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR provided analysis on the course of the conflict resolution project Within and Without State (WWS). ATR recommended changes to improve project effectiveness and efficiency and expand policy-level influence in nine communities of Kunduz province. OXFAMAfghanistanDecember 2015 - March 2016
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR conducted research to examine audience perceptions of Burka Avenger, a children’s television program aired on Tolo TV and Lemar. Lapis CommunicationsAfghanistanDecember 2015 - January 2016
ResearchResearchATR conducted a market research on Pashtun audiences in Afghanistan through a series of FGDs and provided BBC with targeted recommendations on addressing market gaps in TV offerings.
BBCAfghanistanNovember 2015 - December 2015
Strategic AdviceStrategic AdviceATR’s strategic communications expert designed a multi-year strategy to raise the profile and positive perceptions of the EU with Afghans. EUAfghanistanOctober 2015 - December 2015
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR assessed the extent to which road infrastructure and small-scale rural livelihood projects for women resulted in meaningful changes in socioeconomic conditions for people in those provinces.UNOPSAfghanistanJuly 2015 - October 2015
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR evaluated the impact of six rule of law projects on the relationship between the formal and traditional justice sectors in Afghanistan. USIPAfghanistanOctober 2015 - December 2015
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR worked on a project aimed at fostering better understanding of the shared cultural and historical ties between Afghanistan and Pakistan.
Lapis CommunicationsAfghanistan, PakistanOctober 2015 - December 2015
ResearchResearchATR provided a baseline assessment of the challenges facing IDP's and Afghan returnee families. ATR conducted household surveys, market mapping, stakeholder interviews and case studies.
IRCAfghanistanSeptember 2015 - December 2015
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR monitored and measured the progress of a community-based education program against key indicators, and provided an overall evaluation of the project at the end of the implementation period. ACTEDAfghanistanAugust 2015 - May 2016
PollingPollingATR conducted the first presidential approval rating after President Ashraf Ghani took office in September. Moby GroupAfghanistanJanuary 2015 - January 2015
PollingPollingATR completed 3 complementary assignments for AFD in Kapisa to improve the implementation of its electrification projects. AFDAfghanistanJuly 2015 - December 2015
Capacity DevelopmentCapacity DevelopmentATR advised and supported a capacity development project aimed at establishing the autonomous capacity to assess and train the personnel of the AOP.
Administrative Office of the President, French EmbassyAfghanistanJuly 2015 - March 2018
Capacity DevelopmentCapacity DevelopmentATR conducted capacity assessments and developed curriculum and training modules based on the assessments and delivered training to government officials in 10 districts across four provinces. IOM AfghanistanJune 2015 - August 2015
ResearchResearchATR conducted a baseline assessment in 4 provinces to assess conflict and fragility issues in selected districts. The research led to an understanding of the root causes, main actors and drivers of conflicts and conflict resolution. The Asia FoundationAfghanistanMay 2015 - September 2015
ResearchResearchATR supported GIZ’s Promoting Good Governance in the Extractive Industries in Afghanistan by providing strategic recommendations.
GIZAfghanistanJune 2015 - July 2015
ResearchResearchUnder the World Bank, ATR conducted 3 site-specific conflict and fragility assessments and delivered recommendations regarding the structure and membership of Grievance Redress Mechanisms (GRM).
World BankAfghanistanMay 2015 - May 2016
ResearchResearchATR conducted a feasibility study aimed at providing general recommendations on the technical, social, environmental and economic feasibility of activities for "Support to Recovery and Stabilization of Food and Nutrition in Jawzjan and Nangarhar". WHHAfghanistanApril 2015 - May 2015
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR performed three baseline assessments of IDPs and returnees, including an analysis of socioeconomic conditions, protection challenges and market and labor challenges for reintegration.IRCAfghanistanMay 2015 - June 2015
Capacity DevelopmentCapacity DevelopmentATR facilitated exchange visits between District Government Offices in Herat province to compare the strengths of each district’s management systems, operational procedures, and civil servant culture.IOMAfghanistanApril 2015 - June 2015
Capacity DevelopmentCapacity DevelopmentATR facilitated a workshop gathering two district governments to share experiences and prepare for the next phase of the program.IOMAfghanistanApril 2015 - June 2015
Polling PollingATR conducted the first presidential approval rating after President Ashraf Ghani took office in SeptemberMoby GroupAfghanistanApril 2015 - June 2015
Monitoring & Evaluation, Capacity DevelopmentMonitoring & Evaluation, Capacity DevelopmentATR conducted a baseline survey in Daikundi and provided training on data collection and M&E to the national staff for a project aimed at improving livelihoods, increasing food production and incomes, and improving natural resources management and resilience.OXFAMAfghanistanApril 2015 - July 2015
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR performed a review of the Central Highland's Programme M&E Framework and systems through the organization and facilitation of workshops in Bamyan.MaderaAfghanistan March 2016 - July 2016
Monitoring & Evaluation, Capacity DevelopmentMonitoring & Evaluation, Capacity DevelopmentATR conducted a baseline assessment for MADERA’s 4-year, EU-funded “Support to Animal Health and Animal Husbandry” project.
MADERAAfghanistanMarch 2016 - July 2016
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR visited schools in administrative regions throughout the country. Through a KAP survey of students, key informant interviews with education professionals, parents, and program staff and FGDs with children, ATR determined behavioral changes resulting from the projects activities. UNICEFKyrgyzstanMarch 2015 - June 2015
ResearchResearchATR conducted a review of gender programming in Afghanistan since 2008. The result of this analysis was a detailed mapping of projects across the provinces of Afghanistan as well as concrete recommendations for designing a multi-year program.
DAIAfghanistanJanuary 2015 - February 2015
Capacity DevelopmentCapacity DevelopmentATR prepared and implemented a ‘Municipal Governance Capacity Index’ to measure performance of Afghan municipalities in five essential areas: financial management, strategic planning, engineering and project management, administrative reform and community outreach.
DAI, IDLGAfghanistanJanuary 2015 - November 2017
ResearchResearchATR delivered an in-depth overview of the security cooperation environment, an analysis of collective potentials and incentives, and practical recommendations to promote security cooperation. The Asia FoundationAfghanistan, Azerbaijan, China, India, Iran, Kazakstan, Pakistan, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Turkey, UAEJanuary 2015 - March 2015
ResearchResearchAs part of the French Government strategy to support governance in Afghanistan, ATR conducted a review of training programs for civil servants in Afghanistan. French EmbassyAfghanistanJanuary 2015 - February 2015
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR conducted a phone survey with women to gauge their perceptions of the Burka Avenger TV series. In addition ATR organized focus group discussions with mothers and children. Lapis CommunicationAfghanistanJanuary 2013 - March 2013
PollingPollingATR conducted the first presidential approval rating after President Ashraf Ghani took office in September.Moby GroupAfghanistanOctober 2014 - October 2014
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR conducted interviews and FGDs in IDP camps to capture beneficiaries’ perceptions of the strengths and weaknesses of individual components of Welthungerhilfe's (WHH), 3-year, $1.5 million BMZ financed project.WHHAfghanistanJanuary 2015 - February 2015
Capacity DevelopmentCapacity DevelopmentATR consulting delivered a training package that included modules on leadership techniques in order to enhance organizational efficiency, as well as communication and reporting skills to enhance communications internally and externally.
HelvetasAfghanistanOctober 2014 - November 2014
ResearchResearchATR Consulting was contracted to adjust the UN’s multi-country system-wide Rule of Law Indicators to the Afghan context and to create a baseline for the Afghanistan RoL Indicators. UNDPAfghanistanJune 2014 - January 2015
Capacity DevelopmentCapacity DevelopmentATR built the capacity of the Helvetas program staff on monitoring outputs and outcomes under the ‘Improving Livelihoods of Rural Communities’ programme in the Central Highlands.
HelvetasAfghansitanJune 2014 - January 2015
Capacity DevelopmentCapacity DevelopmentATR provided advisory to a capacity development project aiming at supporting the Human Resources Directorate of the Administrative Office of the President (AOP) in the establishment of an autonomous capacity to assess and train the personnel of the AOP.
French EmbassyAfghanistanJanuary 2015 - February 2015
PollingPollingATR conducted the first presidential approval rating after President Ashraf Ghani took office in September. Moby GroupAfghanistanJanuary 2015 - October 2015
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR conducted spot checks that allowed information coming from implementing partners on school and classroom environments, including the use of learning materials, enrolment, attendance, and drop out records for preschool, community-based primary schools, and accelerated learning programmes to be verified.
AKFAfghanistanSeptember 2014 - September 2015
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR conducted a short panel study after the final broadcast of the Dream and Achieve national programme on Lemar. Moby GroupAfghanistanAugust 2014 - November 2014
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR facilitated the internal review of the SDC-funded Rural Livelihood Program (RLP) and designed and implemented FGDs with CDCs, farmers, direct beneficiaries and women in the 4 project districts.HelvetasAfghanistanAugust 2014 - August 2014
PollingPollingATR conducted the third presidential approval rating after President Ashraf Ghani took office in September.Tolos NewsAfghanistanApril 2015 - May 2015
Capacity DevelopmentCapacity DevelopmentATR consulting delivered training sessions on conflict management and resolution to 15 men and 15 women selected within the DDAs.
AECOMAfghanistanSeptember 2014 - December 2014
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR evaluated USAID’s Rule of Law project, a USD 30 million project implemented by TetraTech DPK from 2010 to 2014 aimed at strengthening the formal justice system of Afghanistan. USAIDAfghanistanNovember 2014 - January 2015
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR consulting organized focus group discussions in 34 provinces to prepare the topics that should be discussed under each of the provincial Town Hall Meetings broadcasted by the Moby Group during the parliamentarian election campaign in 2015. Moby GroupAfghanistanNovember 2014 - August 2015
ResearchResearchATR conducted a phone survey with 1,899 respondents including 883 smartphone users to examine the usage of smartphones in Afghanistan.
Moby GroupAfghanistanAugust 2014 - September 2014
ResearchResearchATR conducted 2 rounds of qualitative research in Kabul and Kandahar for CCI to gauge the legitimacy and credibility of the election process and how the latter impacted on the former.
Creative AssociatesAfghansitanAugust 2014 - September 2014
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR conducted an impact evaluation of the four-year stabilization initiative of the French Government in Kapisa province and Surobi district . French Embassy AfghanistanSeptember 2014 - December 2014
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR conducted an impact evaluation of the education and health projects of the “Pole de Stabilization” delivered as part of the French military’s intervention strategy.
French EmbassyAfghanistanSeptember 2015 - December 2015
Monitoring Evaluation and LearningConflict & Governance & Rule of LawATR conducted a baseline assessment of the SIKA-South program in 14 districts which involved conducting over 6,100 surveys, 96 focus group discussions and 35 key informant interviews with male and female community members.
AECOMAfghanistanAugust 2014 - November 2014
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR reviewed the Performance Management Plan and conducted 1,047 interviews to assess CDC and DDA perceptions across 5 mostly highly insecure districts. Counterpoint InternationalAfghansitanAugust 2014 - November 2014
ResearchResearchATR trained youth to share their grievances and needs with government officials through activities used as a neutral platform for dialogue (poetry and Holy Quran recitation, athletic competitions) and supported elders by strengthening their capacity for dispute resolution through workshops and a district-wide Jirga.Creative AssociatesAfghansitanJuly 2014 - October 2014
Capacity DevelopmentCapacity DevelopmentATR reviewed, edited and restructured the content of all training materials of NRC. ATR also developed detailed training modules, handouts, posters, visual aids, brochures and other relevant materials for legal training targeted at statutory and customary judicial players in Afghanistan. NRCAfghanistanMay 2014 - March 2015
ResearchResearchATR conducted a study on social media usage, preferences, risks, opportunities and engagement with Afghans.
GIZAfghanistanJuly 2014 - September 2014
Research, Strategic AdviceResearch, Strategic AdviceATR researched and designed 4 white papers focused on topics relating to the investment climate in Afghanistan. Moby GroupAfghanistan, International mediaFebruary 2014 - November 2014
PollingPollingATR conducted a 3,086-respondent, nationwide survey that measured national perceptions on people’s preferred candidates.
Moby GroupAfghanistanFebruary 2014 - February 2014
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR conducted a quantitative study with a survey of 800 people to monitor the quality of the ‘Promising Voices’ Program and its impact among young educated people.
Moby GroupAfghanistanDecember 2013 - March 2014
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR conducted a nation-wide study to gauge the impact of the Afghan Premier League on Afghans' values and behaviors and verify that these changes are attributable to the APL programme. Moby GroupAfghanistanJuly 2012 - November 2012
PollingPollingATR conducted a 1,306-respondent nationwide phone survey that assessed people’s perception toward presidential candidates. The results were weighted to ensure geographical and gender representation.Moby GroupAfghanistanOctober 2013 - March 2014
PollingPollingPhone survey on youthMoby GroupAfghanistan
PollingPollingAudience rating Afghan Premiere League 1Lapis CommunicationAfghanistanJanuary 2014 - December 2014
PollingPollingATR conducted a nationwide phone survey that assessed people’s perception toward presidential candidates. The results were weighted to ensure geographical and gender representation.Moby Group AfghanistanJanuary 2013 - December 2014
Capacity DevelopmentConflict & Governance & Rule of LawATR designed and implemented a capacity building strategy for the district staff and governance bodies based on a research and capacity gap assessment conducted in the province.DAI, MRRD, IDLGAfghanistanJanuary 2014 - June 2014
Monitoring & Evaluation, Capacity DevelopmentMonitoring & Evaluation, Capacity DevelopmentATR designed and implemented a capacity building strategy for the district staff and governance bodies based on the previous research and capacity gap assessment conducted in the province.
DAI, MRRD, IDLGAfghanistanDecember 2014 - November 2014
Monitoring & Evaluation, Capacity DevelopmentMonitoring & Evaluation, Capacity DevelopmentATR designed and implemented a capacity building strategy for the district staff and governance bodies based on the previous research and capacity gap assessment conducted in the province.DAI, MRRD, IDLGAfghanistanDecember 2013 - March 2014
Monitoring & Evaluation, Capacity DevelopmentMonitoring & Evaluation, Capacity DevelopmentATR designed and implemented a capacity building strategy for the district staff and governance bodies based on the previous research and capacity gap assessment conducted in the province.DAI, MRRD, IDLGAfghanistanDecember 2014 - March 2015
Monitoring & Evaluation, Capacity DevelopmentMonitoring & Evaluation, Capacity DevelopmentATR designed and implemented a capacity building strategy for the district staff and governance bodies based on the previous research and capacity gap assessment conducted in the province.
DAI, MRRD, IDLGAfghanistanDecember 2015 - March 2016
Monitoring & Evaluation, Capacity DevelopmentMonitoring & Evaluation, Capacity DevelopmentATR conducted a qualitative baseline study to measure the reciprocal knowledge and perceptions of Afghans and Pakistanis. The findings informed the design of a TV series aimed at fostering improved relations and mutual understanding.
DAIAfghanistanNovember 2013 - December 2013
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR conducted a desk review leading publications on the electoral process of Afghanistan and 21 key informant interviews with CSO leaders from 7 provinces to understand the context of the elections and identify relevant issues at the national and local levels. Moby GroupAfghanistan (Nangarhar, Kabul), Pakistan (Islamabad and Peshawar)September 2013 - October 2013
ResearchResearchATR conducted a 2,063-respondent phone nationwide survey that measured national perception on people’s preferred candidates and on the Bilateral Security Agreement.Moby GroupAfghanistanDecember 2013 - January 2014
PollingPollingATR collected data through media monitoring to assess the reporting of justice and human rights in 4 provinces and to identify gaps in the Ministry of Justice and Public Legal Awareness Unit in formulating and delivering messages of public legal awareness.Moby GroupAfghanistanOctober 2013 - July 2014
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR conducted a baseline survey with 1,013 respondents to assess their awareness of the electoral process, their motivations to participate and their preferences of presidential candidates.
Moby GroupAfghanistanNovember 2013 - April 2014
Monitoring & Evaluation, ResearchMonitoring & Evaluation, ResearchATR reviewed the Performance Management Plan and conducted 1,156 interviews to assess CDC and DDA perceptions in nine mostly highly insecure districts. AECOMAfghanistanAugust 2013 - December 2013
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR conducted qualitative and quantitative research with more than 4,200 respondents in different regions to shed light on dominant perceptions of the Taliban, state control and the role of the international community in Afghanistan’s future.
Lapis CommunicationsAfghanistanAugust 2013 - January 2014
ResearchResearchUsing quantitative and qualitative research tools, ATR provided detailed information on the impact and coverage of the “Our Rights, Our Future” radio program.
Moby GroupAfghanistanJuly 2013 - October 2013
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR conducted a survey of 1,317 respondents to gauge the impact of “The Traveling Doctor”, a State Department-funded TV series with information on maternal and child health.
Moby GroupAfghanistanMay 2013 - July 2013
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR conducted an in-depth research aimed at developing 3 detailed district profiles covering political, governance, development and security aspects. DAIAfghanistanOctober 2012 - January 2013
Capacity DevelopmentConflict & Governance & Rule of LawATR developed an evaluation framework and 16 different data collection tools. DAIAfghanistanFebruary 2013 - June 2013
ResearchResearchATR conducted in-depth research aimed at developing 3 detailed district profiles covering political, governance, development and security aspects.DAIAfghanistanFebruary 2013 - May 2013
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR proceeded to a capacity gap assessment of the local authority administrations and recommended a training scheme responding the preoccupations of the constituents, thus fostering stability in the district. IRIAfghanistanJanuary 2013 - March 2013
ResearchResearchATR worked in collaboration with Lapis Communications in measuring the audience and impact of '100 Successful Women', a programme aimed at empowering women in the public sphere.
DAIAfghanistanJanuary 2013 - November 2013
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR conducted a baseline assessment and evaluation of the "Afghan Premier League", a soccer programme. DAIAfghanistanJanuary 2013 - December 2013
ResearchResearchATR conducted an audience rating of the TV programme, "The Voice". Moby GroupAfghanistanJanuary 2013 - December 2013
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR conducted a capacity gap assessment in the government offices and a capacity assessment of traditional leaders on their ability to reach out to communities and support conflict resolution through semi-structured interviews, observations and a participant survey. Lapis CommunicationsAfghanistanApril 2012 - June 2012
Monitoring Evaluation and LearningConflict & Governance & Rule of LawATR conducted semi-structured interviews, direct observations and surveys, produced a comprehensive training curriculum and conducted training for district government officials, tribal elders and civil society members.
DAIAfghanistanApril 2012 - July 2012
Capacity DevelopmentCapacity DevelopmentATR trained 50 young people. ATR conducted a pretest of the participants before the training to adapt the training to their level of understanding of key topics of the training. The training resulted in decreased frustration among the youth towards the government and increased resolve to organize and plan volunteer activities.
DAI AfghanistanApril 2012 - May 2012
Capacity DevelopmentCapacity DevelopmentATR conducted an assessment of organizational setting, institutional and staff knowledge, and population access to information. ATR conducted direct observations, surveys, bilateral and group interviews and FGDs. DAIAfghanistanMarch 2012 - June 2012
Capacity DevelopmentCapacity DevelopmentATR conducted an assessment of the organizational setting, staff knowledge and population access to information by conducting bilateral interviews, FGDs, direct observations. Based on this assessment, ATR developed a tailored curriculum and developed relevant training materials.DAIAfghanistanMarch 2012 - June 2012
Capacity DevelopmentCapacity DevelopmentATR provided weekly atmospheric reports on perceptions and rumors in Dasht-e Archi, Imam Sahib, Khan Abad and Gor Tepa district of Kunduz, and recommendations to the client for future capacity building activities related to service delivery, communication with citizens, outreach and public administration management.DAIAfghanistanNovember 2013 - October 204
Capacity DevelopmentCapacity DevelopmentATR reviewed the policy, legal and strategic frameworks of the education sector. ATR proceeded to an extensive desk review of 32 public and non-public documents and held key informant interviews with participants.
DAIAfghanistanDecember 2012 - December 2012
Monitoring Evaluation and LearningConflict & Governance & Rule of LawATR developed an evaluation framework for a one-year project launched by the US embassy to raise citizens' interest in the 2014 elections and improve election turnout, measuring both outcomes and impact in representative provinces. DAI AfghanistanDecember 2012 - April 2014
Capacity DevelopmentCapacity DevelopmentATR provided weekly atmospheric reports on perceptions and rumors in Dasht-e Archi, Imam Sahib, Khan Abad and Gor Tepa district of Kunduz, and made recommendations to the client for future capacity building activities related to service delivery.
DAIAfghanistanNovember 2013 - October 2014
ResearchResearchATR reviewed the policy, legal and strategic frameworks of the education sector. This included an analysis of donors’ support and NGOs’ approaches in promoting education, including the WB, SIDA, DFID and WFP.HelvetasAfghanistanDecember 2012 - December 2012
Monitoring & EvaluationMonitoring & EvaluationATR developed an evaluation framework for a one-year project launched by the US embassy to raise citizens' interest in the 2014 elections and improve election turnout in order to measure both outcomes and impact in representative provinces.
Moby GroupAfghanistanDecember 2012 - April 2014
ResearchResearchATR provided weekly atmospheric reports on perceptions and rumors in Dasht-e Archi, Imam Sahib, Khan Abad and Gor Tepa district of Kunduz, and recommendations to the client for future capacity building activities related to service delivery, communication with citizens, outreach, and public administration management.DAIAfghanistanNovember 2013 - October 2014