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Call for Expressions of Interest to host Utafiti Sera – (Research Policy Community) on Urban Governance and Turning African Cities Around – The Case of Nairobi, Kenya

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 […]

Call for Expressions of Interest (EOI) to Host the Second Phase of Utafiti Sera – (Research Policy Community) on Social Protection in Kenya

 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 […]

Call for Expressions of Interest to host Utafiti Sera – (Research Policy Community) on Urban Governance and Turning African Cities Around – The Case of Kigali, Rwanda

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 […]

Calls for Expressions of Interest: Utafiti Sera (Research-Policy Communities) on Social Protection, Urban Governance, and Youth Employment Creation in Agriculture

Utafiti Sera, a work in progress, supports, contributes to building and enhances a community of researchers and policy actors working together to ensure that appropriate and negotiated policy actions and uptake occur through programmes, legislations, policies or administrative and other forms of civic actions around issues for which research has provided evidence or for which […]

Call for Proposals to Design ‘Informed Research Consumers’ Module

With research findings now available from a wide range of sources including the social media, policy actors want the assurance that this evidence is credible and reliable. In addition, research consumers represent a wide variety of policy actors that include legislators, governors, county administrators, chiefs, NGO managers, civil society and community activists. This has implications […]

Call for Expressions of Interest to host the second Phase of Utafiti Sera – (Research Policy Community) on Youth Employment Creation in Agriculture and Agro-Processing in Kenya

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 […]

PASGR remembers Professor Abdul Raufu Mustapha

August 8, 2017 was a sad day for many scholars around the world following the passing of Professor Abdul Raufu Mustapha. We at PASGR extend our sincere condolences to his family as we share these fond memories (posted in response to this tribute) by some of our colleagues and partners who worked with him over […]

Call for Applications: Engendering Social Science Research Course (November 2017)

Course dates: November 16 to November 18, 2017 Training location: Nairobi, Kenya Contact person: ddryding@pasgr.org (Questions/clarifications only) The Partnership for African Social and Governance Research (PASGR) is offering an 3-day professional development course in Engendering Social Science Research Methods. This training is relevant to African academics, researchers and PhD students interested in practical implementation of […]

Call for Applications: Advanced Research Design for Policy-Oriented Research Course (November 2017)

Course dates: November 8 to November 18, 2017 Training location: Nairobi, Kenya Contact person: ddryding@pasgr.org (Questions/clarifications only) The Partnership for African Social and Governance Research (PASGR) is offering an 11-day professional development course in Advanced Research Design for Policy-Oriented Research. This training is relevant to African academics, researchers and PhD students interested in enhancing their […]

Call for Applications: Comparative Case Study Analysis (November 2017)

Course dates: November 20-23, 2017 Training location: Nairobi, Kenya Contact person: ddryding@pasgr.org (Questions/clarifications only) The Partnership for African Social and Governance Research (PASGR) is offering a 4-day professional development course in Comparative Case Study Analysis. This training is relevant to African academics, researchers and PhD students interested in examining comparative case study designs and the […]