- WAPOR Call for NominationsNominations due by August 23Read more
WAPOR seeks nominations for three offices to be filled in elections to be held this autumn: Secretary-Treasurer, Chair of the Publications Committee, and Chair of the Liaison Committee.
Only nominations from WAPOR members are eligible for consideration, and will serve as the basis of the final slate of nominations, on which members will vote this September.
- 72nd WAPOR Annual ConferenceCheck out our Facebook and Twitter feeds below...Find out more
The most recent conference, Public Opinion and Democracy, wrapped up on May 22 in Toronto, Canada. There were various academic, commercial and government researchers from around the world who participated and presented, providing learning about the latest polling trends, techniques and approaches.
This year's program included the traditional papers, panels, and posters. We also added round tables for a new interactive experience. We had an award banquet, held at the Royal Canadian Yacht Club, where we awarded various paper and achievement awards.
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WAPOR, through publications, seminars, meetings and educational initiatives, engages in a rich ongoing conversation about how best to collect data and maintain data quality. We would love to feature news about what is happening in public opinion research from all parts of the world.
If you would like to contribute either an original work, or have us link to something happening in your country or region, please send that information to us for use in a future issue of WAPOR News.
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Promote in each country of the world the right to conduct and publish scientific research on what the people and its groups think and how this thinking is influenced by various factors.
Promote the knowledge and application of scientific methods in this objective.
Assist and promote the development and publication of public opinion research worldwide.
Promote international cooperation and exchange among academic and commercial researchers, journalists and political actors, as well as between the representatives of the different scientific disciplines.