Interim report: Preparation of Covid-19 migrant survey

Interim report: Preparation of the Covid-19 migrant survey 2021 in Thailand

Ms Marina Bergmeier (TVSEP project administration), Mr. Niels Wendt (Data management specialist) and Prof. Dr. Hermann Waibel arrived in Thailand on 6 March 2021. The mandatory quarantine period of 2 weeks in Bangkok was used as a "home office" work time.

On 21st March,  the TVSEP team travelled to Ubon Ratchathani, the location of TVSEP's office in Thailand. Here, the activities included the clarification of accounting issues arsing from the special Covid-19 survey, which was completed in December 2020. Furthermore, preparations for the  complementary Covid-19 migrant survey  were undertaken. From March 29 - April 2, the training of interviewers will take place. The survey by means of phone interviews will start immediately after the training.


Photo 1: Ms Marina Bergmeier in quarantine relax zone wearing face mask.
Photo 2: Ms Marina Bergmeier, Mr. Niels Wendt and Ms Yok Wannakham, TVSEP's research assistant in the TVSEP office at Ubon Ratchathani University