Communication Ecosystem Study

The Côte d'Ivoire Northern Border Communication Ecosystem Study, commissioned by Equal Access International, took place in the regions of Bagoué (Tengréla), Bounkani (Bouna, Doropo), Folon (Kimbirila- Nord/Goueya), Poro (Korhogo), Savanes (Sikolo), a

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Understanding the Border Area in Northern Côte d’Ivoire Research Series

The Côte d’Ivoire Northern Border Communication Ecosystem Study, commissioned by Equal Access International, took place in the regions of Bagoué (Tengréla), Bounkani (Bouna, Doropo), Folon (Kimbirila- Nord/Goueya), Poro (Korhogo), Savanes (Sikolo), and Tchologo (Kong, Ouangolodougou).
For this study, a mixed qualitative and quantitative approach was adopted. The qualitative approach consisted of nine semi- structured interviews with community leaders and 10 focus groups with women and young people. The quantitative approach used a face- to-face interview and a questionnaire. There were 1,083 interviewees, drawn from households in the cities and villages targeted by the study.

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