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Focus Group Discussions (FGD)

I. Focus Group Discussion (FGD) Tools: MISP Process Evaluation

The purpose of undertaking focus group discussions (FGDs) during a MISP process evaluation is to better understand crisis-affected communities’ (female and male adults and adolescents) perceptions about and knowledge of SRH services, as related to the components of the MISP. There are two FGD tools available for different audiences.

  • Women and Adolescent Girls

FGD Tool: Women and Adolescent Girls

  • Men and Adolescent Boys

FGD Tool: Men and Adolescent Boys

J. MISP Evaluation FGD Team Training Sample Presentation: MISP Process Evaluation

Prior to beginning FGD data collection, it is essential that MISP process evaluation team members (facilitator and note-takers) are trained and prepared for data collection and the tools are pilot tested in each subgroup. The training should include best practices for facilitating group discussions. This is a sample presentation used during a MISP process evaluation FGD training.

FGD: Team Training Sample Presentation

Sexual and reproductive health services remain critical during COVID-19

IAWG members and partners are producing clinical and programmatic guidance, assessments, policy papers, and statements to ensure continued prioritization of sexual and reproductive health and rights throughout COVID-19 response in humanitarian settings.