Research and Publications


These are a summary of the research work done in the Horn of Africa. Please feel free to reach out to us for the full documents.

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Big data analytics would fill the election reporting gap. Read more
Al-Shabaab has established its modalities for rented violence by pushing for limited dependence on national government. Read more
State legitimacy and political power in Somalia
"To borrow a worn metaphor, there is often a non-traditional wolf under the tribal sheepskin that is the Somali Clans" Read more

Briefs and Policy Reviews

These are analytical pieces covering the development issues from the Horn of Africa. They also include policy proposals based on research work conducted from the region.

Articles and Insights

These are opinion pieces summarized from the monthly occurrences in the Horn of Africa region. 

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Peace dividends are premised on Sustainable Development. Read more
Police and community members during an event in Kamukunji Nairobi
It is clear that "killing them all" is not the solution to the problem. Read more
Community pledging peace in Kenya
Communities that believe they can affect the security situation and act together. Read more
CTI-1 Public presentation and the Rift Valley Institute
“Not all wounds are visible” — Dr. Abdikadir Warsame, Read more