The Africa Research Group delivers world-leading insight and advice, through years of practical experience in research, applied political analysis and hands-on policy making.

Our expertise bridges the African continent and beyond. We offer an insider’s view of policy, and deep country-specific and regional knowledge. Our staff members and network of associates bring extensive experience of diplomacy, development and defence in Africa, and have worked across institutions and sectors, including Whitehall, the UN, academia and civil society.

We offer analysis, research and training to help our partners answer the most difficult questions of risk, change and effective programme design.