Open Budget Survey Findings Released

The Open Budget Partnership (OBP) has recently released the findings of the Open Budget Survey which is conducted in over 100 countries across the globe. The survey, carried out in Yemen by the Social Research and Development Center (SRDC), measures three aspects of how governments are managing the public finance including the transparency of the state’s budget, engagement of citizens and non-government organizations in decisions pertaining to how resources are collected and how they are used as well as strength of auditing organizations and this relates in Yemen’s case to the legislator and the Central Organization for Control and Auditing (COCA). Based on the findings of the survey, the OBP develops its Open Budget Index (OBI). The index is considered the world’s only independent, comparable measure of budget transparency, participation, and oversight. The overall score for Yemen on the Open Budgetmore...

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“I would recommend SRDC for any kind of social research and analysis in Yemen. The results from SRDC will be on-time and display the highest professional standards in terms of collection of data and analysis”


Jerry Farrell - Country Director
Save the Children | Yemen Country Office

SRDC at Glance

SRDC at Glance

The Social Research and Development Center (SRDC) is an independent non-governmental and non-profit research and development organization. SRDC offers social science research services with most stringent and highest quality. SRDC obtained its registration certificate No. 536 from the Ministry of Social Affairs & Labor back in Julymore...

SRDC Holds Training Workshop for Interviewers

Over the period March 27 – 29, the Social Research and Development Center (SRDC) holds a training workshop for eight interviewers from Sana’a, Taiz, Al-Hodeidah and Amran governorates who will take part in the data collection process for the National Dialogue Conference Survey. The survey is part of the National Dialogue Survey Projectmore...

SRDC’s Mission

The Social Research and Development Center (SRDC) works with international and national organizations, public institutions as well as local communities to resolve development challenges build sound development models and contribute to Yemen’s sustainable development. SRDC is dedicated to fulfill all research needs of international and developmentmore...

SRDC’s Vision

SRDC strives to be the trusted source for high quality quantitative, qualitative, market and development research services, and also to be a leading development and capacity building institution in Yemen. more...

Data Collection for National Dialogue Survey Started

Early this week, the Social Research and Development Center (SRDC) deployed eight interviewers in four Yemeni provinces to undertake the data collection process for the National Dialogue Conference Survey. The survey, which seeks to measure the attitudes and perceptions of people towards the national dialogue and the issues addressed, is implementedmore...