Instructor Biography - Bassirou Chitou

Bassirou Chitou is currently the CEO of Prairie International Statistical Consulting Inc. ( an international consultant, a senior statistician, and an M&E specialist. He is co- author, with Dr. Gregg Jackson, of the Sampling Guide for Development Evaluation. Dr. Chitou is currently working for biotech company Phenomenome Discoveries. Previously, Dr. Chitou worked for international organizations such as the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). A former IPDET graduate, he specializes in household survey design and implementation, sampling for the evaluation of development programs, survey data analysis, and statistical capacity building.

Bassirou will be instructing the following workshop(s):

IIc - Sampling Techniques for Development Evaluation I
IIIa - Sampling Techniques for Development Evaluation II