We exist to impact development through:
   .Evidence-Based policy solutions
   .Capacity strengthening
   .Promotion of Brain Gain initiatives
We conduct policy-oriented research and capacity strengthening for African policy actors and implementers to facilitate rational policy decisions.

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Training on Budgeting and Financial Management

CDP in collaboration with Rwanda Civil Society Platform (RCSP), on 13-15 September 2022, delivered a 3-day training on ” Budgeting and Financial Management” to 40 RCSP members and their affiliate CSOs at Grand Legacy Hotel, Kigali, Rwanda.

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We work with an extensive network of researchers, academics and practitioners from different renown organizations and top universities in the world in designing and implementing research projects, training and consultancy assignments.

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