Blog

For Rights-Based Social Protection Approach, a Better Law is Critical

Kenya is among several African countries where social protection, specifically cash transfers, have gained traction since the 2004 Ouagadougou Declaration on Employment and Poverty Alleviation in Africa. The declaration commits to enhance the coverage and effectiveness of social protection for all and to improve the living conditions of older persons through better social protection services. […]

Africa needs Pedagogical approach to transform its education, says PASGR Director

Pedagogical leadership skills among others have been described as “must-have” to transform Higher education on the continent of African. The Director of Higher Education at the Partnership for Social and Governance Research (PASGR), Nairobi, Kenya, Dr Beatrice Muganda stated this while featuring on Diamond Fm Radio, University of Ibadan. The Education Policy expert asked lecturers and […]

African Higher Education Needs Pedagogical Transformation- PASGR Director

African Higher Education must incorporate pedagogical leadership skills in teaching to transform teaching and learning on the continent. The Director of Higher Education at the Partnership for Social and Governance Research (PASGR), Nairobi Kenya Dr Beatrice Muganda stated this while featuring on Diamond Fm Radio University of Ibadan. The Education Policy expert asked lecturers and […]

It’s Time For African Researchers To Incorporate Pedagogical Skills In Teaching To Catalyze Exceptional Learning – Expert

The Director of Higher Education Programme at the African Partnership for Social and Governance Research (PASGR), Nairobi Kenya, Dr. Beatrice Muganda has declared that Higher Education must incorporate pedagogical leadership skills in teaching to transform teaching and learning on the continent. Dr. Beatrice Muganda who stated this while featuring on Diamond Fm Radio, University of […]

Vacancy Announcement: Communication Consultant

About PASGR The Partnership for African Social and Governance Research (PASGR) is an independent, non-partisan pan-African not-for-profit organisation established in 2011 and located in Nairobi, Kenya. PASGR’s vision is a ‘vibrant African social science community addressing the continent’s public policy issues’. PASGR seeks excellence in social science research for public policy.  For more information, visit: […]

Vacancy Announcement: Head, Finance & Administration

About PASGR The Partnership for African Social and Governance Research (PASGR) is an independent, non-partisan pan-African not-for-profit organisation established in 2011 and located in Nairobi, Kenya. PASGR’s vision is a ‘vibrant African social science community addressing the continent’s public policy issues’. PASGR seeks excellence in social science research for public policy. In partnership with individual […]

Hydro Nation Scholars Programme: Full PhD scholarship Opportunity

A full scholarship is offered by the Scottish Government for PhD study at the University of Glasgow under its Hydro Nation Scholars Programme.  The PhD project entitled “Participation, Inclusion, Transparency, Integrity and Rights to Domestic Water Provision in Dar es Salaam.” Details of the project are to be found here The deadline for applications is January 10, 2019. […]

Terms of Reference: Evaluation of the Professional Development and Training Programme

1. Background The Partnership for African Social and Governance (PASGR) is an independent, nonpartisan, panAfrican not-for-profit organisation established in 2011 and located in Nairobi, Kenya. Currently engaged in more than 26 African countries, PASGR works to enhance research excellence in governance and public policy that contributes to the overall wellbeing of citizens. In partnership with […]

Call for Applications: Advanced Training for Multi-Method & Policy Oriented Research (April 2019)

Course Dates: April 3rd – April 18th  2019 Training Location: Nairobi, Kenya Contact Person: nirungu@pasgr.org The Partnership for African Social and Governance Research is currently accepting applications for the April, 2019 Advanced Training for Multi-Method and Policy Oriented Research. This includes: Advanced Research Design Applied Quantitative Research Methods Comparative Case Study Analysis This training is relevant to […]

Bringing Back Accountability to Nigeria

Despite Boko Haram attacks and government inaction, the resilience of the Bring Back Our Girls Movement shows that citizens can consistently demand accountability in a non-violent way. Bring Back Our Girls is a women-led mass-based social movement in Nigeria. Despite its success in pressuring the Nigerian government to account for the 276 school girls abducted […]