Rural Economy Knowledge Support System (REKSS) - Nigeria Institutional and Individual Dataset

This survey was conducted to identify the current capacity within Nigeria for providing evidence for policymaking and for creating this capacity for future generations. This is part of the program to support the designing and implementing of evidence-based, pro-poor, gender sensitive and environmentally sustainable agricultural and rural development policies and strategies in Nigeria. The data presented originates from the survey conducted in 2008. A total of 25 institutions and 184 individuals were sampled. Topics covered for institutions include statements seeking to establish an understanding of the agricultural and rural policy environment and process, institution and institutional environment, financial resource management, human resources management, staff performance and performance appraisal, organizational management, autonomy in personnel and budgetary issues, and technical capacity. Topics covered for individuals include background information about respondent, experience with the agricultural and rural development policy process, gender in the policy process, environmental issues in the agricultural and rural development policy process, job satisfaction and institutional incentives.

Producer: 

Principal Researchers: Sheu Salau, Senior Research Assistant, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI);
Valerie Rhoe, Program Coordinator, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI);
Suresh Babu, Senior Research Fellow, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI); and
James Sackey, Senior Research Fellow and Program Leader of IFPRI’s Nigeria Country Strategy Program, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

Principal Contacts: Sheu Salau, Senior Research Assistant, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI); and
Valerie Rhoe, Program Coordinator, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

Source: 

The survey was conducted in collaboration with the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, and the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Water Resources (FMAWR), Nigeria. Funding for the survey was provided by the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA), through the Agricultural Policy Support Facility (APSF).

How to cite: 

REKSS Nigeria Institutional and Individual Dataset. 2010. Washington, D.C.: International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) (datasets). “ http://www.ifpri.org/dataset/rural-economy-knowledge-support-system-rekss-nigeria-institutional-and-individual-dataset”

Publication date: 
2010
Kind of data: 
EXCEL
Size: 
984KB (Uncompressed), 688KB (Compressed)

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