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DAD Research Center: A Knowledge Base for East Africa

DAD Research Center conducts research to develop solutions to social, economic and political challenges in East Africa to help make communities throughout the region safer and more secure, healthier and more prosperous.

The center’s main aim is to produce up-to- date and accurate knowledge and analyses in the fields of politics, economy and society and inform policy makers, civil society organizations, businesses and the public on changing political, economic, social and cultural conditions of the region.

Scientific Papers

Scientific Papers on Analysis on Trends of East Africa.


Conferences on Main Issues of East Africa.

Policy Briefings

Analysis and Briefing on Contemporary Policies.

Panel Discussions

Expert Discussions on Dynamics of the Region

In its first kind, the first batch of 2o young research enthusiasts got the opportunity to participate in a ten-hour training session on how to write a research paper with honorable professor Abdi I. Samatar from University of Minnesota.

A the end of the program director general of DAD made the closing speech in which he congratulated the participants thanked the professor and encouraged the young participants to get involved with research in general and DAD activities.