Analytical Center “Socioconsulting” is the Ukrainian independent research organization. The Center regularly conducts sociological and marketing researches.
In 2002 it was founded as Analytical Center “Socis”, and since 2005 and till today it is called AC “Socioconsulting”. During this period we have conducted more than 80 researches on national and regional levels in the following areas:
- Studying public opinion on current political, economic and social events in Ukraine
- Topical areas of social policy reform, including pension reform, the improvement of methods and techniques of social work with different social groups, introduction of family reform on children guardianship, etc.
- Medical and social researches, including analysis of public response to HIV / AIDS, tuberculosis, studying the condition of reproductive health of the nation, health care reform, respecting the rights of patients.
- Monitoring and evaluation of the social projects and programs effectiveness, such as informational campaigns on healthy lifestyle, social support for families in difficult situations, projects on harm reduction of HIV as well as care and support for people living with HIV / AIDS, etc.
- Marketing researches
AC “Socioconsulting” has one of the largest and most experienced interviewers network in Ukraine providing the necessary quality of the field phase of a research and including more than 500 specially trained interviewers and recruiters. Their work is organized and coordinated by 26 regional supervisors. For professional development annual trainings are provided for supervisors and interviewers. Separate training is organized for controllers.
AC “Socioconsulting” activity covers the whole territory of Ukraine and is based on the requirements of the Sociological Association of Ukraine and the international scientific community (ESOMAR) for conduction of social and marketing researches. During the collection, storage and analysis of survey data the ethical standards and the protection of research participants’ rights, in terms of voluntariness, anonymity and confidentiality, are provided.
AC “Socioconsulting” is a joint member of the Sociological Association of Ukraine. Annually the results of the conducted researches are represented by the staff members at press conferences, round tables, conferences, training seminars and trainings for social workers.
A separate scope of our activity is organization and conduction of training workshops and seminars on the following issues:
- Organization and conduction of sociological / marketing research.
- Monitoring and evaluation of social programs and projects.