New Acting Secretary of the EC of EVS

Malina Voicu has recently left GESIS for personal reasons. She also will stop her activities as vice chair of the Executive Committee and the EVS Theory Group. We very much regret this and want to thank her wholeheartedly for all the work she did for EVS over the years.

As of today, Vera Lomazzi will be the acting secretary to the Executive Committee. She can be contacted at

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The TRAPD method for survey translation

The translation of the questionnaire is a delicate phase for the European Values Study. Translations must ensure the comparability between countries, but also between waves of the EVS and of the World Values Survey (WVS). The EVS 2017 questionnaire was translated using the current best practice in survey…click for more details